Essays about: "problem in construction materials"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 37 essays containing the words problem in construction materials.

  1. 1. A Study of the Viability of Cross Laminated Timber for Residential Construction

    University essay from KTH/Byggvetenskap

    Author : Max Smyth; [2018]
    Keywords : CLT; cross laminated timber; timber; building; residential; construction; sustainability; environment;

    Abstract : This report presents an overview into cross laminated timber (CLT) as a construction material and how it compares to traditional methods of construction. CLT is also examined in the context of a move to off-site manufacturing (OSM) and a greater emphasis on sustainability in the construction sector. READ MORE

  2. 2. A product-oriented Product Service System for tracing materials on autonomous construction sites : A product development for today’s and future construction sites

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för maskinteknik

    Author : Louise Karlsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Product Service System; Autonomous construction site; Machine; Sustainable product development; Autonomous vehicle; Produkttjänstesystem; Autonoma byggarbetsplatser; Maskiner; Hållbar produktutveckling; Autonoma fordon;

    Abstract : The global population is growing, and more people than before are moving to cities. This creates a need for increased building efficiency and possibility to work in remote environments. On today’s construction sites, there is a need to able to organize the site in a better way. READ MORE

  3. 3. Smart Hydroponics : Conceptual Design of Hydroponic Plant System for Home Environment

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Erik Földhazy; [2018]
    Keywords : Industrial Design Engineering; User Experience; Sustainability; Product Design; Human- Centered Design; Hydroponics; Teknisk Design; Användarupplevelse; Hållbarhet; Produktdesign; Human-Centered Design; Hydroponik;

    Abstract : Hydroponics is a method of cultivating plants without the use of soil. Soil acts as a growth medium which gives plants stability, provides nutrients and allows roots to be kept wet without drowning. In hydroponics the soil’s functions are replaced by synthesized methods. Stability comes from a substrate (i. READ MORE

  4. 4. Method evaluation : Electrical surface resistance measurements on coated conductive textiles

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Grete Wisung; [2018]
    Keywords : Electrical surface resistance; four-point probe; conductive textiles; conductive coatings; anisotropic materials.;

    Abstract :  This thesis has evaluated how electrical surface resistance can be measured on conductive coated textiles using two different probes. The electrical surface resistance is a measurement for how difficult it is for current to flow through a material. READ MORE

  5. 5. Allocation of a consolidation centre for construction materials in Norrköping

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Kommunikations- och transportsystemLinköpings universitet/Tekniska högskolan

    Author : Amanda Engström; [2017]
    Keywords : GIS; Samlastningscentral; Logistik; Citylogistik; Bygglogistik; Barnkonskvensanalys;

    Abstract : I Norrköping ökade antalet invånare med 4000 mellan åren 2005 och 2010 samtidigt som en bostadsbrist uppstod 2009. För att försöka komma tillrätta med bostadsbristen byggs det allt mer och många av dessa nya bostäder byggs inne i stadskärnan. Problem som kan uppstå i samband med byggnationer i innerstaden är bl.a. READ MORE