Essays about: "water environment"

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  1. 1. Awning Arm Folding Mechanism : FA-40 Series

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Maskinteknisk produktframtagning (MTEK)

    Author : Jithendra Paramasivam; [2016]
    Keywords : Springs; Analysis; Design methodology; Morphology; Spring analysis; Spring dimensions.;

    Abstract : The necessity to change the mechanism of the arm folding is to make a majordifference in the field of Sun roofing systems and also to reduce the cost of theAwning system. The reduction of cost may help the market of the awning system toreach the Upper- Middle Class customers. READ MORE

  2. 2. Development of methods for flood analysis and response in a Web-GIS for disaster management

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Ludvig Forslund; [2016]
    Keywords : dynamic street network analysis; fluvial flood analysis; physical geography; Web-GIS; flood disaster response; geomatics; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : In this thesis, two methods were developed for a web-based GIS to make the spatial perspective of flood disaster risk reduction and response accessible. Flood disaster can cause major disruption to the street network, which further affects the emergency services and evacuation work in finding the safest and fastest routes. READ MORE

  3. 3. Kvicksilver, kadmium och zink i avfall som förbränns i Kiruna kraftvärmeverk

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Soil and Environment

    Author : Elin Andersson; [2016]
    Keywords : tungmetaller; avfallsförbränning; hushållsavfall; avfallsanläggning; värmeverk;

    Abstract : Kiruna Kraft AB is the responsible operator of the Kiruna power and heating plant and the Kiruna waste disposal plant. The company is responsible for the production and distribution of heating and electricity in Kiruna and for heat from the heating plant in Vittangi. In addition, the company takes care of household waste from municipality citizens. READ MORE

  4. 4. Water Well Investigation in Nampula Province - Slug Tests in Weathered Crystalline Rock

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk geologi; Lunds universitet/Väg- och vattenbyggnad

    Author : Sofia Hallerbäck; [2016]
    Keywords : Hydraulic conductivity; Slug tests; Weathered crystalline rock; Water Resources; Safe Drinking Water; Mozambique; Hand Pumped Water Wells; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : In Nampula Province, Mozambique, locating productive wells is a problem due to the heterogeneity in local geology, which consists of mainly weathered crystalline rock. This study estimates hydraulic conductivity of 10 hand pumped water wells in rural areas of Nampula Province using slug tests, and is a follow up of Andersson and Björnström (2013) and of Enkel and Sjöstrand (2013). READ MORE

  5. 5. Development of a Liquid Chromatography Method to Separate and Fractionate EPA’s 16 Priority Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs)

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för naturvetenskap och teknik

    Author : Tim Sinioja; [2016]
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    Abstract : Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) are persistent, toxic and carcinogenic environmental pollutants consisting of two or more aromatic rings. The estimation of the toxicity of PAHs can be challenging and time-consuming due to the complexity of PAH-mixtures found in the environment, for example at contaminated sites. READ MORE