Assessment of testing protocols for bamboo for tension parallel to the fiber

Research: Assessment of testing protocols for bamboo for tension parallel to the fiber Ever wondered how structural-grade bamboo properties are tested?Recently, BASE and De La Salle University have a paper published in the Japanese journal “International Journal of Geomate” entitled the “Assessment of testing protocols for bamboo for tension parallel to the fiber.”The study compared […]

Determining Material Suitability for Low-Rise Housing in the Philippines: Physical and Mechanical Properties of the Bamboo Species Bambusa Blumeana

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Determining Material Suitability for Low-Rise Housing in the Philippines: Physical and Mechanical Properties of the Bamboo Species Bambusa Blumeana The use of cellulosic materials in the construction of low-rise housing in tropical climates has great potential. Bambusa blumeana (B. blumeana, J.A. and J.H. Schultes), the most abundantly available bamboo species in the Philippines, is a […]