National Second prize winner

Bamboo Composite

Building Cities of Eco-Civilization

Pitch

Our drive is to solve the global affordable housing deficit; unemployment and Climate Change with one solution – our Bamboo Composite Eco-friendly affordable housing units built in ecological cities environment. Using Lime & Clay, Bamboo and Biochar as our main construction materials to replace 100 percent Cement component; 95 percent Steel & 95 percent Timber and 50 percent Sand components respectively in our housing construction. Our Bamboo Composite Affordable Housing Unit stores/sinks a minimum of 20 tonnes of CO2.
According to UN-Habitat 1.0 billion new homes are needed globally by 2025. Imagine if these homes are built green with our solution.
This innovative solution came following in-depth research on housing construction materials, etc., renewable energy, solid waste management and climate change. We have developed a disruptive Bamboo Composite construction technology that is the ultimate solution to decent affordable housing deficit, poverty and Climate Change.

Quick facts

  • 2019 Participant
    Year of participation
  • Circular Economy
    Theme
  • Ghana
    Country
  • € 0
    Revenue
  • 12
    Teamsize
  • 5
    Customers

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Team

  • 1. Engr. Samuel Worwui, Founder & CEO; 2. Ing. Dr. Emmanuel Appiah-Kubi, Structural Eng. Director & Bamboo Expert; 3. Favour Mawuwoe Eglu, Director Of Marketing; 4. Ing. Dr. Anthony Andrews, Materials Technology Director & Materials Expert; 5. Dr. Edward Yeboah, Biochar & Soils Technical Director; 6. Engr. Mrs. Miriam Eduful, Advisor - Renewable Energy Resources; 7. Michael Vandyke, Finance Director; 8. Bathsheba S. Larbie, Financial Analyst; 9. Mandy Dzomeku, Hydrogeologist; 10. Ing. George Ashiagbor, Director Of Geomatic, GIS & Remote Sensing; 11. Engr. Mrs. Dorothy Manu, Advisor – Construction Tech. & Management; 12. Joyce Hayford, Quantity Surveyor

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