Feb. 1, 2013
/CNW/ - The Greater Northern Concrete Toboggan Race (GNCTR), a Canadian tradition where hundreds of engineering students build and race concrete toboggans, recently concluded its 39
Vancouver, British Columbia
. Holcim Canada once again challenged students to build their toboggans in a sustainable manner by offering the Holcim Canada Sustainable Concrete Toboggan Prize. The entries were evaluated by looking at criteria such as the use of recycled materials, sourcing local materials, after use of the sled and more.
won the main race as well as Holcim Canada's prize for building the most sustainable concrete toboggan.
Congratulations team Western!
SOURCE Holcim Canada Inc.
Image with caption: "Western Engineering Toboggan Team getting ready to race (CNW Group/Holcim Canada Inc.)". Image available at:
Image with caption: "Western Engineering Toboggan Team celebrating their successful race (CNW Group/Holcim Canada Inc.)". Image available at:
Image with caption: "Holcim Canada rep
presenting the Holcim Sustainable Concrete Toboggan Prize to Western Engineering Team Captain
. (CNW Group/Holcim Canada Inc.)". Image available at: