Featured Projects


Information database on indigenous materials and technologies

Thecibmat logo compendium of indigenous building materials and technologies (CIBMAT) is accessible through the published resource book and the DOST website


Alternative building materials and systems

alternative building materials and system model houseThe model houses, showcasing alternative building materials and systems, have been renovated recently in order to restore the condition.



In situ measurement of geotechnical properties

cone penetration test setupCone Penetration Testing (CPT) was conducted in Villanueva, Misamis Oriental for the 210 MW Coal Fired Power Plant Project



Testing of insulation materials (perlite, polyurethane, polystyrene, etc.)

insulation material testingInsulation material testing for flexure. Determination of other material and strength properties of various insulation materials can also be done

Testing of cement additives (grinding additives, blast furnace slag, etc.)

mortar cube specimens compressionPreparation of mortar cube specimens for compression testing



Development of Permeability Test Apparatus for Concrete



Fire Testing Protocol for Wall/Ceiling Materials



Alkali-Silica Reaction: Fabrication of Test Set-Up according to ASTM C227



 Rapid chloride Penetration Test for Green Concrete