Formula SAE Michigan

May 9-12, 2018

Brooklyn, Michigan USA

Michigan International Speedway

Structural Equivalency / Alternate Frame Document Reviewer Volunteer Information

Position Title: Structural Equivalency or Alternate Frame Document Reviewer

Activity: Formula SAE Document Review

Position Description: Volunteers will conduct a technical review of student team completed document “Structural Equivalency Spreadsheet” (SES) or “Structural Requirements Certification Form” SCRF” to ensure all equivalency calculations must prove equivalency relative to steel grade SAE/AISI 1010 or use of alternative materials or tubing sizes defined in FSAE Rules T3.4.1.

Document is required to be approved prior to team participation onsite in technical inspection.

Preferred Skills/Qualifications/ Experience: Volunteers should have a general familiarity with vehicle structure design specifically the driver’s cell. Knowledge of steel and composite materials is also suggested.

Orientation and Training: Online training led by Lead Reviewer who will also manage the review process and workload

Work Conducted via: online prior to competition

Time Commitment: Pending volunteer availability and workload vs student knowledge; there may be some back-n-forth correspondence until document is accepted. Review time is not consistent or daily but can span up to a month’s time.

SAE Members only:  NO

Leadership Skills Obtained in this Role: opportunities exist

How to Volunteer


Volunteer Recruitment – Kathleen McDonald at
Also, feel free to contact Formula SAE Program Manager for any inquiries.

Kaley Zundel
Formula SAE Program Manager