John Brown University
Samaritan's Purse is looking for creative solutions to solving the housing problem for people displaced by various natural or man-made disasters. Engineering, Construction Management and Architecture student teams are invited to design and construct a rapidly deployable transitional disaster shelter for use by aid organizations in response to natural disasters. The 2017 Competition scenario is response to prolonged refugee settlement in Greece.
More specifics about the scenario can be found under the design guidelines tab.
1st Place: University of Arkansas at Little Rock
2nd Place: Pittsburg State University
3rd Place: Pittsburg State University/GNU Team
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Check out more:
- 2016 Disaster Shelter Competition Press Release
- Samaritan's Purse
- JBU Construction Management
- JBU Engineering
- Campus Map
- JBU News
2016 Competition Videos
2015 Competition Videos