The buildings of the visitors' center were designed by Ahti Westphal, Farid Rakun and Selin Maner, with Jörg Stamm as visiting bamboo expert. More information in Ahti Westphal's page.
The building was finished two years ago and until now there were no visible damage in the structures.
Bamboo structures in CBET-Center
There was "fish belly" -beams bearing the roof
We met Veasna who told us about
treating bamboos and the structure.
Bamboo partition wall detail
with concrete reinforcement
Pilars bearing the roof
Drilled hole where concrete reinforcement is
poured inside the bamboo
wooden window frame attached to bamboo