Bamboo Based Building Systems.

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Bamboo Based Building Systems.

Postby ravikiran_arch » Tue Feb 19, 2008 3:03 am

[color=green][b]Wonder Grass Initiatives Pvt Ltd(India)[/b][/color]


[b]Wonder Grass:[/b] Uncommon name for the common BAMBOO.
Bamboo belonging to the Grass-family, exhibits some exceptional physical and structural properties, giving bamboo the distinction of being called the ‘Wonder Grass”.

Bamboo is a material resource with amazing potential to address some of the key issues of the 21st century India, ranging from poverty alleviation by developing agro-economy, providing for burgeoning Housing needs and solutions for day-to-day lifestyle applications.

[b]Services: [/b]

1. Design, Technology-development and Applied-research in Bamboo based building systems.

2. Ready-to-assemble kit of building components; for various needs like Gazebos, green houses, sit-outs etc.

3. Supply and erect temporary shelters in the event of natural disasters like Tsunami, earthquake and floods.

4. Treated bamboo and Building-components available off-the-shelf.

5. Training to artisans and building-contractors in bamboo-based building systems


Wonder Grass is an entrepreneurial initiative that strives to bring Bamboo-based building systems into the mainstream construction-industry.

The aim is to provide complete ‘End-to-End’ solution to a common consumer in a ‘One-stop-Shop’ format, making it an easy and enjoyable experience to build with bamboo.

Wonder Grass, is conceived to;

• Scale up the operations and cater to large volumes of demand for housing.

• Provide on-call efficient and accountable building services

• Achieve cost-effective construction-technology.
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Postby JonBailey » Tue Mar 18, 2008 12:01 pm

Does anyone have a good link to bamboo reinforced concrete columns?

possibly showing details of this system
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