CGS Labs is organizing an international competitionCGS Labs Infra Challenge 2021 for civil engineering students

Students can participate in the competition as individuals or as teams, with their diploma thesis, seminar paper, or any other civil infrastructure project created with CGS Labs software Plateia (roadway design), Ferrovia (railway design), or Aquaterra (channel/river engineering design) for 3D CAD / BIM infrastructure design.

CGS Labs software can be used on CAD platforms Autodesk or BricsCAD. Design must be created with CGS Labs software but there are no restrictions when preparing visualizations or presentations. Any software solutions can be used, such as e.g. InfraWorks, 3ds MAX, Lumion, etc.

Whyparticipate?

  • Win prizes and international recognition
  • Expose yourself to the potential employers and sponsors
  • Collaborate and connect with the international Civil engineering students

Who canparticipate?

Apply as a team or as an individual. Students with active status and those who have already completed their studies in 2020/21.

What todesign?

Road or railway or river / channel infrastructure project.

Requirements:

  • The project should be designed using at least one CGS Labs Civil Solutions
  • There are no limitations in regards to the size of the project
  • Deliverables: 2D design, IFC file, 3D visualization, etc.

Submitted projects will be evaluated according to the following criteria:

  • Design:
    • Alignment of road / railway / riverbed
    • Longitudinal profile
    • Cross-sections
    • Overall complexity of the developed geometry
  • Quality of the 3D geometric model
  • Quality of property sets and attributes of the IFC model
  • Visual appeal of your presentation

It is not required to submit a project that meets all the above criteria, to participate in the competition!

Prize fund

*In agreement with the organizer, the winners will be able to choose
between different prizes such as:

  • licensed CGS Labs software
  • computers or computer equipment
  • registration fees for professional conferences
  • professional trainings
  • etc.

1st PRIZE

Value equivalent to 1.000,00 EUR*

2nd PRIZE

Value equivalent to 600,00 EUR*

3rd PRIZE

Value equivalent to 400,00 EUR*

Register forcompetition


Can I get a student's license for CGS Labs software?

Any student can get a free license for CGS Labs software.
Please contact CGS Labs at [email protected] to get a license.

You must register to participate in the CGS Labs Infra Challenge 2021.Send us your details by form below.

Technicalsupport forparticipants

With the goal for students to get to know and take advantage of all the functionalities of CGS Labs software solutions, we will provide them with the same level of technical assistance, as we provide to our commercial users.

On-line BASIC training courses:

Tutorials (PDF):

CGS Labs Knowledge Base

Evaluationcommittee

The expert commission that will evaluate the projects consists of university professors and CAD / BIM experts from CGS Labs.

Awardceremony

The presentation of the best projects with the award ceremony will take place at an online event on November 11, 2021.

Timeline?

  • 30. September 2021 | Deadline for applying to the competition
  • 31. October 2021 | Deadline for submission of projects
  • 11. November 2021 | Presentation of the best projects & Award ceremony

Contact

Slovenia

CGS Labs d.o.o.
Brnčičeva ulica 13
1000 Ljubljana
Phone: +386 1 235 06 00
E-mail: [email protected]

Croatia

StudioARS d.o.o.
Cesta dalmatinskih brigada 24A
51211 Matulji
Phone: +385 51 273 570
E-mail: [email protected]

Serbia, BiH, Montenegro, Macedonia

CGS Labs doo
Petra Drapšina 36
21000 Novi Sad
Phone: +381 21 300 47 02
E-mail:  [email protected]

Czech Republic

CGS Labs s.r.o.
Antala Staška 1012/37
Praha 4 – Krč, 140 00
Phone: +420 770 698 429
E-mail: [email protected]

Germany

CGS Labs GmbH
Egerstrasse 2
65205 Wiesbaden
Phone: +49 611 71678230
E-mail: [email protected]