Essays about: "Kiruna town move"

Found 3 essays containing the words Kiruna town move.

  1. 1. The Kiruna town move : Unearthing the possibilities for full-scale fire tests

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Byggkonstruktion och brand; Luleå tekniska universitet/Byggkonstruktion och brand

    Author : Henrik Pettersson; Adam Thörn; [2021]
    Keywords : Full-scale fire tests; Kiruna town move; SFPE roadmap; Fire tests; Kiruna s housing-stock; Fullskaliga brandförsök; Kiruna stadsflytt; Brandförsök; Kirunas Byggnadsbestånd;

    Abstract : The work with this thesis started during the last semester at the Fire Protection Engineering program at Luleå University of Technology. Kiruna has relied on the iron ore resources of Luossavaara and Kiirunavaara since the creation of the town. The iron ore stretches underneath the current city center. READ MORE

  2. 2. Urban planning from scratch : collaboration and participation of stakeholders in the urban transformation of Kiruna

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för humaniora, utbildnings- och samhällsvetenskap

    Author : Frehiwot Gebremedhin; [2018]
    Keywords : Sustainable development; public planning; citizen participation; urban transformation; planning theories; relocation;

    Abstract : The forced movement of people from one place to another due to mining is not a new phenomenon. As the mining becomes more intensive, external consequences arise that forces the displacement of people. In this paper, I will investigate the unique case of Kiruna, Sweden where not only the people but also the whole town is being relocated. READ MORE

  3. 3. Virtuell 3D-modellering som verktyg : vid kommunikation av Gruvstadsparken

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Kristina Abrahamsson; [2013]
    Keywords : landskapsarkitektur; 3D-modellering; 3D-verktyg; kommunikation; Gruvstadsparken; dialog; kommunikationsmetod; workshop; interaktion;

    Abstract : 3D modeling is a common tool in landscape architecture. Today, there have been new ways in which virtual 3D models are successful tools in the dialogue with the public. These new methods involve children and young people who are groups that is hard to reach and engage in citizen dialogues. READ MORE