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2019 Student Design Competition Winners March 2, 2020
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2019 Student Design Competition Winners

March 2, 2020 at 10:30 AM

The 2019 Student Design Competition winners were announced at OSSGA’s 2020 Conference & AGM in Niagara Falls, Ontario.

The Student Design Competition recognizes the most innovative and impressive designs for the rehabilitation of a former pit or quarry. This year, students were challenged to create site plans for CBM Aggregates’ Ayr Pit in the Township of North Dumfries.

The 2019 winners are as follows:

MEMORYSCAPE

1ST PLACE ($2,250)

School: University of Guelph

Team: James Lamb, Evan Wrigley,

Jingyi Yang

 

A BUG’S LIFE

2ND PLACE ($1,500)

School: University of Guelph

Team: Justin Luth, Daisy Reid, Amanda Passero

 

SOARING IN AYR

3RD PLACE (TIE) ($900)

School: University of Guelph

Team: Katrine Eccles, Dana Lim, Shyla Kimmell

 

WALKING ON AYR SANCTUARY

3RD PLACE (TIE) ($900)

School: University of Guelph

Team: Olivia Chin, Katie Garrett, Emily Moffat

 

CARAPACE CROSSING

HONOURABLE MENTION ($600)

School: Fanshawe College

Team: Connor MacLeod, Aliyah Richards

 

ECO LINKS

HONOURABLE MENTION ($600)

School: Fanshawe College

Team: Eric Kennes, Ryan Koraen

 

Congratulations to all our winners and thank you to all entrants!

For more information on the winning designs, please click here.