Essays about: "VCC"

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  1. 1. The commercial effects of IMO’s regulation of the global sulphur cap in 2020 - A study on the procurement of deep-sea Ro-Ro at Volvo Cars

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Erik Jansson; Jesper Saarinen; [2019-07-09]
    Keywords : Deep-Sea Ro-Ro Shipping; VCC; Procurement; IMO’s Global Sulphur Content Limit; Sulphur Regulations; Marine Fuels; Bunker Adjustment Factor;

    Abstract : The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has announced a new global sulphur content limit for fuels burnt on ships sailing in global waters. The implementation date for this regulation is on January the 1st, 2020 and entail a maximum sulphur content of 0.5%, in contrast to the current sulphur content limit in global waters of 3.5%. READ MORE

  2. 2. Resistance Spot Welding of AlSi-coated Ultra High Strength Steel : An experimental study

    University essay from KTH/Materialvetenskap

    Author : Kristofer Hjelmtorp; [2019]
    Keywords : RSW; resistance spot welding; usibor; boron steel;

    Abstract : The automotive industry of today faces ever harder requirements from regulatory bodies to increase the fuel efficiency, reduce the carbon footprint and increase the safety of their vehicles. The problem is being tackled in different ways; one of them being the use of innovative materials to reduce the overall weight while improving the crash safety of the vehicle. READ MORE

  3. 3. The economic relevance of multivariate GARCH models : CCC, DCC, VCC MGARCH(1,1) covariance predictions for the use in global minimum variance portfolios.

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Handelshögskolan vid Örebro Universitet

    Author : Anders Lönnquist; [2018]
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  4. 4. HEAT TRANSIENT TRANSFER ANALYSIS OF BRAKE DISC /PAD SYSTEM

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för maskinteknik; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för maskinteknik

    Author : Srivatsan Thuppal Vedanta; Naga Vamsi Krishna Kora; [2016]
    Keywords : Brake disc; Brake dimensioning; Heat transient analysis; Finite Element; Calibration;

    Abstract : Braking is mainly controlled by the engine. Friction between a pair of pads and a rotating disc converts the kinetic energy of the vehicle into heat. High temperatures can be reached in the system which can be detrimental for both, components and passenger safety. READ MORE

  5. 5. Ambient Air Quality in Parking Locations and how to Improve it

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för teknikvetenskap och matematik; Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för system- och rymdteknik

    Author : Henrik Johansson; Kristofer Sellberg; [2016]
    Keywords : CFD; computational fluid dynamics; PM; particle matter; VIT; vehicle induced turbulence; UFP; ultra fine particle;

    Abstract : This thesis has two major purposes: (1) to investigate the impact carshave on Particulate Matter (PM) level in a limited area and (2) to demonstratethrough Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) the possibility toclean a limited area of PM with a system installed on a car.This thesis was performed in collaboration with Volvo Car Corporation(VCC) at Torslanda, Göteborg. READ MORE