Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 essays containing the words PRESCRIPTIVE STRATEGY.

  1. 1. Multi-scale modelling of fire in accelerator tunnels: a CERN case study

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Brandteknik

    Author : Melchior Schepers; [2018]
    Keywords : Multi-scale modelling; CFD; tunnel fires; FDS; CERN; particle accelerator; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Multi-scale modellering is een nieuwe benadering in het modelleren van rook en brand in systemen waarbij de grootte van het domein een meer conventionele volledige 3D modellering onmogelijk maakt. Het domein wordt opgesplitst in een 1D en 3D gedeelte om zo de simulatietijd te verminderen. 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. Strategic factors supporting improved profitability.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Nils Axiö; Jonas Lidén; [2012]
    Keywords : Improved profitability; Strategic management; Strategy; Sustained superior performance; Organisational theory; Control measures; Evaluation; Rewards; Motivation; Organization competencies; Strategic organisation; Culture; Purpose; Communication; Leadership; Flexibility; Creativity; Learning.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Background: A common indicator of company long time survival and performance is its profitability. What then lies behind a company’s profits is a popular field of study, although more prescriptive than inquisitive literature has been published. READ MORE

  4. 4. Managing Production in a Foreign Environment: An exemplifying study of the managerial practices adopted in FDIs, and their encounter with the customs prevailing in the local institutional environment

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Ingrid af Sandeberg Andén; Amanda Gustavsson; [2012]
    Keywords : Production; Outsourcing; Managerial Practices; Local Institutional Environment; Adaptation;

    Abstract : At the same time as the prevailing outsourcing trend implies loss of control over operations, companies are increasingly held responsible for demeanours throughout their supply chain due to the rising focus on CSR. Vietnam is one of the fastest growing countries in the world and an attractive location for production. READ MORE

  5. 5. A Comparative Translation Study of Strindberg's The Red Room (1879) : Norms, Strategies and Solutions

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Måns Westling; [2011]
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    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to compare four translations of August Strindberg’s novel Röda rummet (The Red Room). The first English translation from 1913 was made from a German translation of the novel. The two other English translations were made in 1967 and 2009. READ MORE