Lamboo, Inc. is a USA based material technology and manufacturing company founded with the combined experience of seasoned architects, structural engineers, material scientists, and biotechnology specialists. Each accomplished professional in our organization strives to develop the most cutting edge, sustainable design technology for higher performance OEM applications as well as commercial, residential, construction industries worldwide.
Lamboo, Inc. produces SBP(Structural Bamboo Products) for architectural applications. Bamboo, as a building product, offers enhanced performance over traditional forms of construction material. Integrating bamboo’s natural attributes into the Lamboo laminated process has created a superior structural building material that benefits the environment, construction industry, architects/engineers, and local communities throughout the world.
In addition to our commitment to innovation and sustainable design practices, Lamboo aims to surpass ethical standards in the industry. Lamboo, Inc. meets BBB accreditation standards
and endeavors to uphold the faith and trust of stakeholders and consumers. Lamboo holds an A+ rating with this agency.
Lamboo, Inc. developed ASTM Standards for commercialized use of Lamboo in the US and other countries and works to gain acknowledgment, acceptance, and certification from the following entities:
ASTM (American Standard of Testing Materials) - 5456, task group D.07.02.03
ICC (International Code Council) - AC47
USGBC, LEED® CREDITS. (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design)
MR Credit 6 - Rapidly renewable materials
IEQ Credit 4.4 - Low-emitting materials
ID Credit 1 - Environmental preferable material
ID Credit 2 -Life Cycle Assessment/ Environmental Impact
Lamboo, Inc. is an environmentally responsible U.S.A. based technology company leading the engineered bamboo industry. Lamboo maintains three headquarter locations in the U.S.A, Hong Kong, and Austria in addition to offices and strategic partnerships established worldwide. These headquarters and alliances allow our products to be available for your next project regardless of location.
Our mission here
at Lamboo Inc. is to develop and supply the most efficient, renewable resources
available for structural and architectural applications within the construction
and manufacturing industries. Lamboo
Inc. and its partners envision a world where engineered structural bamboo is easily integrated into existing architecture and design. By reducing the
construction industries’ devastation of countless forests and by promoting
“green” building within our global communities, we are committed to making a
positive impact on our world.
Through research and proprietary technology, our
innovative group of material scientists, architects, and engineers are focused
on developing specific and new trend-setting processes that will aid in the
recovery of our natural ecosystems.
Through streamlined logistics, multiple source locations, and
manufacturing facilities throughout Africa, Central and South America, China, & Vietnam, we are
able to efficiently supply any market wishing to utilize these
innovative materials and supply any design professional, contractor, or
manufacturer and their facilities worldwide.
Luke D. Schuette – Founder / CEO
President of Business Operations, Research & Development; LEED AP; Chairman of the task group for ASTM D07.02.03 bamboo for structural applications.
Jeran Hammann - Partner, Vice President of Operations
Noah Sabich, Ph.D. –Director of Corporate Strategy
Sustainable Development, Intergovernmental Liaison, International Public Affairs, Director of Development at ACATÉ Amazon Conservation
John K. Dobbins –Board Member / Research
Architect; Structures Professor; Construction Documents Technologist, Construction Specifications Institute; Standards Writer
Bruce Craig - Board Member / Product Certifications
Director of Product Certifications, Code recognitions ASTM D07.02.03 - ASTM 5456, ICC AC47, and manufacturing standards; Formerly with Trus Joist, a Weyerhauser Co.
Jim Anderson – Board Member / Research
Chair - Building Research Council, UIUC; Chair - Design Division & Professor, School of Architecture, UIUC
Jack Frost – Board Member / Biotechnology Specialist
Bamboo Species Analyst; Plant Biology Specialist; Environmental Certifications
Mr. Đinh Tram – Advisory Board Member
Business, Lamboo Tien Phat, Manufacturing Vietnam Land Development, Processing, Manufacturing, Hanoi, Vietnam
Advisory board member: Procurement of bamboo for
processes and land management of bamboo forest internationally.
Peter Illig - Board Member / International Environmental Adviser
International Business Development; Sustainability Adviser
Ted Prehn – Board Member / Real Estate Developer
Business infrastructure Developer; Real Estate Advisor
Alexander Soellei – Managing Director - Lamboo Europe
International Business Development
Erik-Jan de Groot – Sales Director - Lamboo Europe
Business Development, Sales, Operations - Experienced in windows and doors industry
Matthew Paul - Director of Architectural Product Development
Architectural Analysis; Product Development; Continuing Education
Dustin Dennison - IT & Digital Media Manager
Web Design/Administration; Online Marketing; Social Media, Interactive Mapping, Customer Relations, SEO, Media Development
Sean Maisenbacher - Account Manager/Sales
HR, Customer relations, Invoicing, Quoting
Cayla Baggerly - Marketing Specialist
International market development and advertising, Customer outreach and retention
Lamboo, Inc. has drafted and revised internationally recognized standards within ASTM (American Standard of Testing Materials) and ICC (International Code Council) for the integration of LVB (laminated veneer bamboo) products for structural and architectural applications. Lamboo products qualify for up to four LEED® CREDITS. All of our products contribute to LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification under MR Credit 6 - Rapidly renewable materials, IEQ Credit 4.4 - Low-emitting materials; ID Credit 1 - Innovation in Design (Environmentally Preferable Material), and ID Credit 2 - Innovation in Design (Life Cycle Assessment / Environmental Impact).
*All LEED Point references are suggested with the use of Lamboo LVB material in LEED Qualified Projects. LEED applicants should use there own objective determinations of product attributes in the LEED Certification Process. Please refer to USGBC website for more information regarding your specific projects.*
Lamboo® products meet criteria for 2011 “CALGreen” A4.405.4 (Use of building materials from renewable sources - Voluntary Credits)
LVB Certifications & Standards Committee:
President of Lamboo, Inc. Luke D. Schuette, chairman of the task group ASTM D07.02.03 and Bruce Craig, Lamboo Product Development Director and 22 year ASTM member, have completed standards to be used for Laminated Veneer Bamboo (LVB) as a structural application for integration within the construction industry.