RFI#024: Spirit Presentation Floor Space

Question: What are the dimensions of the floor space given for the spirit presentations? Answer: There will be an area of approximately 15′ x 47′ available for the spirit presentations. As an aside, teams should note that presentations will be…

Team Themes

Competing Teams University Team Name Carleton University Sharkcrete Concordia University Boggtor Seuss – The ConcoCat in the Hat Conestoga College Millenium Boggan Lawrence Technological University LTU and the Model T-Bog  McMaster University Bogger King  Memorial University of Newfoundland Boggwatch Northern…

RFI#023: Word Count

Question: Clause 6.4.3 – The Technical Report must be clear and concise. The body of the Technical Report shall not exceed 8000 words. What constitutes the “body”? Are the executive summary and letter of submittal included? Answer: The body is everything…

RFI#022: 28 Days Compressive Testing

Question: Clause 6.5.6 – Test cylinders shall be cured in same condition as the Sliding Surface components for a period of 28 days. Teams pouring Sliding Surface components late that are unable to achieve a 28 day cure period must…

RFI#021: Concrete Repairs and Cylinders

Question: Clause 7.2.1: The Toboggan’s Sliding Surface must be comprised entirely of concrete. We need to make some repairs. Would using grout count as concrete? If we use grout, would we need to create compression cylinders? Answer: In the context…

RFI#019: Concrete Cylinder Compression Test

Question: Clause 6.5.7: The Organizing Committee, and/or designated representatives of them, will conduct compressive strength testing of the sample cylinders during the Competition in accordance with CSA A23.2-9C.Cylinders that are found to have a compressive strength less than 90% or…