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 The 6th National Resilience Design Award

"National Resilience Design Award" is held as the place to provide information and to improve skills by assembling concrete cases and results which is helping to strengthen the national land. Structural analysis (civil engineering and construction), ground and water engineering, and disaster prevention are the target fields and various brilliant works for strengthening of national land will be introduced.    

Overview of application

Deadline for works submission Tue. 8 Oct. 2019
Application standard and Deliverable Contents including not only design and analysis, but also comment on disaster reduction, reasonable design method, BCP, and risk management that help to strengthen the national land directly or indirectly are accepted.

  1. Work title / sub title (about 30 words)
  2. Work overview (about 150 words)
  3. Poster: A1 horizontal, Purpose and contents are clearly described.
  4. Report (purpose, method, result, consideration): 3 or 4 pieces of A4 paper
  5. Input data (Result file)
  6. Product name
  1. Animation, movie
  2. PPT
  • Japanese or English
Where to deliver the data Please tell your contact person of FORUM8 staff and send it to him/her.
Copyright All contents of the work data are the copyright of each applicants.
The submitted data will not be distributed, but FORUM8 has a right to use the data and works, edit and reproduce the images and videos etc. and post or introduce it on website, magazines, books, and newspaper. as a sales activity or an advertisement as a secondary user of data. Please be forewarned.
Inquiries for the application Please tell your contact person of FORUM8 staff.
Meeting for selecting
nomination works
Nomination works will be decided on Fri. October 11, 2019

Flow of the contest
Guideline for
Nomination Works Awarded Works

Tue. 8 Oct. 2019 Deadline for works submission

Fri. 11 Oct. 2019 Meeting for selecting nomination works

Tue. 12 Nov. 2019 Examining Meeting at FORUM8 Tokyo head office MAP

Fri. 15 Nov. 2019 SHINAGAWA INTERCITY Hall
Award Ceremony of the 6th National Resilience Design Award

Usable Product

FEM Analysis

UC-1 series

  • Structural analysis, bridge superstructure, bridge substructure, foundation design, temporary work design, road work design, water work design


Analysis Support Service

   Award / Prize

  Grand Prix Excellence Award Judge's Special Award Nomination Award
*No dual recipients

   Profile of Judging Committee

Mr. Hiromichi Yoshikawa (Chief of the judging committee)
Professor of Earthquake Disaster Mitigation Engineering, Tokyo City University

Visiting professor of Colorado University (1992-93). Graduated from Department of Science and Engineering.
A doctor of civil engineering and a specialist of aseismic engineering, earthquake risk, and armored concrete.
Won the literature award and Yoshida award of Japan Society of Civil Engineers. Author of some books.
Mr. Masaru Morita
Vice-president of Shibaura Institute of Technology
Professor of Urban Environmental Engineering Laboratory, Civil Engineering Department, Shibaura Institute of Technology

Professor of Department of Civil Engineering, Shibaura Institute of Technology. Specialist of urban hydrology and groundwater hydrology. Currently he researches risk management of a flood.
The author of a book about groundwater.
Mr. Akihiko Wakai
Professor of Science and Engineering Department, Gunma University

Member of Department of Environmental Engineering Science of Gunma University. He studies in a disaster prevention of ground, various ground movement, and interaction between ground and a structure,
especially focusing on a prediction by computers like FEM.

   Introduction of the past awarded works

The 5th National Resilience Design Award
on 16 Nov. 2018  
  Grand Prix
"Applying the residual strength evaluation method using degradation level check to jetties
 - Proposal of a new strength evaluation method using a loading experiment and general regular check results -

Institute of Technology, PENTA-OCEAN CONSTRUCTION CO., LTD.

The 4th National Resilience Design Award
on 17 Nov. 2017  
  Grand Prix
"Design of solar cell support structure
 -Detail design by 3D skeleton structure analysis -

Next Energy & Resources Co., Ltd.

The 3rd National Resilience Design Award
on 18 Nov. 2016  
  Grand Prix
"High seismic retrofitting of freestanding retaining wall by using PC-Wall and reasonable performance verification type seismic design method"
 -Actual-size experiment and verification by using high performance FEM fiber model-

Nippon Concrete Industries Co., Ltd.

PDF Poster PDF(517KB)

The 2nd National Resilience Design Award
on 20 Nov. 2015  
  Grand Prix
"Seismic performance verification considering the level 2 earthquake and tsunami load"
- Series of analysis of earthquake and tsunami against coastal sluice gate –
RATECH Co., Ltd.

PDF Poster PDF(517KB)

The 1st National Resilience Design Award
on 21 Nov. 2014  
  Grand Prix
"Specifications for highway bridges applied seismic verification and reinforcing study for 40-year-old batter brace ramen bridge"
- The best effective and economic method among seismic isolation damper and buckling restrained braces etc. –
Tonichi Design Consultant Co., Ltd.

PDF Poster PDF(707KB)

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