Essays about: "office building"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 106 essays containing the words office building.

  1. 1. Health and wellbeing in Swedish office buildings : A study on WELL Building Standard, Swedish legislation and Miljöbyggnad

    University essay from KTH/Miljöstrategisk analys (fms)

    Author : Lina Nordstrand; [2017]
    Keywords : WELL Building Standard; health; wellbeing; productivity; Miljöbyggnad;

    Abstract : Environmental certification systems has, apart from improving the environment, contributed to buildings with a better indoor air quality. The realization of this has led to the next focustrend in the built environment, building for occupant health and wellbeing. READ MORE

  2. 2. A Comparison between two different Methods to Verify Fire Safety Design in Buildings

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Byggkonstruktion och brand

    Author : David Ronstad; [2017]
    Keywords : Fire Safety Engineering; Verification; SP; Probabilistic method; Scenario analysis; Performance-Based;

    Abstract : In today’s Nordic construction industry, it is difficult for new and innovative building solutions to be introduced due to prescriptive and inflexible regulations. Trading products and services cross-border is something that could loosen the tough market, but this is not possible due to the lack of common international frameworks that is performance based with the possibility to perform fire safety engineering. READ MORE

  3. 3. Controlling a TurtleBot 2 through a web interface

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Högskoleingenjörsutbildning i datateknik

    Author : Jorge Alas Escobar; Anders Holm; [2016]
    Keywords : turtlebot; robot operating system; html; javascript; css; python; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Omegapoint AB acquired a TurtleBot 2 to explore one of the more popular open source robots on the market. Omegapoint wanted a web application, written specifically for them, to control the TurtleBot 2 for use in the Omegapoint office environment. READ MORE

  4. 4. Fully Glazed Office Building Façade Designs in Denmark

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Energi och ByggnadsDesign

    Author : Giedre Villekjær Pedersen; [2016]
    Keywords : glazed façade; thermal comfort; visual comfort; window properties; DGNB certification; Building Class 2020; low-energy design strategies; office building; LCC; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The current trend in office building architecture includes large glazed areas that give transparent architecture. But these buildings have a challenging indoor climate and a higher energy use than required by current building regulations in Denmark. READ MORE

  5. 5. A Theoretical Investigation of Possible Relationships between Energy Efficiency Measures and Thermal Comfort in Office Buildings

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Jenny Norrman; [2016]
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    Abstract : People tend to spend a lot of their lives indoors. The importance of a sufficient level of indoor thermal comfort is therefore essential. There are both national and international energy usage goals that must be met and meanwhile the thermal indoor climate should also be given priority and kept at a satisfactory level. READ MORE