Essays about: "Design for Adaptability"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 54 essays containing the words Design for Adaptability.

  1. 1. Developing a grading tool for sustainable design of structural systems in buildings

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Industriell miljöteknik

    Author : Andres Oswaldo Zabala Mejia; [2021]
    Keywords : Construction; Design for Deconstruction; Design for Adaptability; Material efficiency; Structural Design; Sustainability.;

    Abstract : Construction is known for consuming large quantities of raw materials and high amounts of energy. In 2018, the construction industry was responsible for 6% of global energy consumption, 11% of global CO2 emissions, and approximately 36% of the total waste in the European Union. READ MORE

  2. 2. Slow Architecture

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Max Wolstencroft; [2021]
    Keywords : Slow Architecture; long lasting architecture; time; concrete; ritualistic architecture; renovation; royal palace; kungliga slott; kungliga slottet; stockholm palace; city architecture; Stockholm;

    Abstract : Research into how one can create architecture that will last beyond the foreseeable future. Part ONE is research based, building up a manifesto based on; structural integrity, aesthetic longevity, programmatic adaptability and cultural relevance. READ MORE

  3. 3. Design for prolonged service lifetime : A case study of built-in ovens implementing emotionally durable design in practice

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : JONATHAN BERG; HANNES ENGSTRÖM; [2021]
    Keywords : Emotionally durable design; Product longevity; Design framework; Sustainable design; Emotionellt hållbar design; Produktlivslängd; Designramverk; Hållbar design;

    Abstract : The taxonomy of sustainable design covers a multitude of strategies targeting different aspects of product design, one of which is product longevity. Efforts within this field have mainly been focusing on extending the technical lifetime of products, whereas the issue of products being discarded before technical malfunction have received less attention. READ MORE

  4. 4. Design Development of a Hydrostat : Construction of a hydrostat used in an underwater SAI-unit

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Fakulteten för hälsa, natur- och teknikvetenskap (from 2013)

    Author : Abbas Mohammadi; [2021]
    Keywords : Hydrostat; Saab Dynamics; Design; UNNDEX; Pressure;

    Abstract : Working with and providing different military and industrial solutions, SBD’s (Saab Dynamic) work also involve underwater equipment and underwater weapon (UW) systems. Nowadays, there are a number of standards that should be followed to make weapon systems safe to use, transport and handle. READ MORE

  5. 5. Managing a digital transformation : A case study of digitizing functional operations in a sociotechnical system

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Erik Flodmark; Carl Sävendahl; [2021]
    Keywords : Digitalization; digital transformation; cognitive systems engineering; cognitive work analysis; work domain analysis; clinical studies; healthcare; sociotechnical system; contract management; Digitalisering; digital transformation; cognitive systems engineering; cognitive work analysis; work domain analysis; kliniska studier; hälso- och sjukvård; sociotekniska system; kontraktadministration;

    Abstract : Sweden has the ambition to be the world leading country leveraging the opportunities of digitalization in the healthcare sector. In parallel, the Swedish Research Council highlights that conducting more clinical studies is essential to improve the healthcare. READ MORE