Essays about: "VTS"

Found 5 essays containing the word VTS.

  1. 1. Space Transportation and Exploitation Missions offered by the VEGA Transportation System that could reshape the European Space Industry

    University essay from KTH/Farkost och flyg

    Author : Adrian Buzdugan; [2019]
    Keywords : Index Terms—AVIO; VEGA; VTS; VSS; Requirements; Kit approach; Modularity; Mission; Services; Space; Europe.;

    Abstract : The aim of the thesis is to provide the mission requirements for the VEGA Transportation System(VTS), the equivalent of Phase 0 of a space project. The decrease in sizes and masses of the satellites opened the opportunity for the light capability VEGA launchers to contribute and reshape the European space value chain. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Disappointing Romance - A Story of Virtual Teams in the Workplace

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Kai Hang So; Angelika Gierok; [2018]
    Keywords : virtual teams; teams; IKEA; interpretative study; qualitative study; future work setting; non-instrumental study; grand expectation; critical review; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Since the mid 90s, globalisation has been an unstoppable trend in the world. To cope with the fast-changing international operations, virtual teams (VT) have been widely used. This study takes place in the context of IKEA in Sweden and is built on semi-constructed interviews and on- site observations. READ MORE

  3. 3. Putting a FRAMe on the VTS : A systems analysis of the Vessel Traffic Service using the Functional Resonance Analysis Method

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskapLinköpings universitet/Filosofiska fakulteten

    Author : Sjölin Victor; [2013]
    Keywords : Vessel Traffic Service VTS ; Maritime Safety; Functional Resonance Analysis Method FRAM ; Cognitive Systems Engineering;

    Abstract : The Vessel Traffic Service (VTS) is a complex system tasked with ensuring the safety of navigation within specified areas known as VTS areas. Earlier research in the domain has often focused on the decision support systems and other tools employed by the VTS operators to provide the vessels in the area with VTS services. READ MORE

  4. 4. The subject, not just an object : Maritime Safety in the Vessel Traffic Service Domain

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Gesa Praetorius; [2009]
    Keywords : Safety construction; maritime safety; Vessel Traffic Service VTS ; VTS operator;

    Abstract : Although the term maritime safety is widely used in the maritime domain, there is no exact definition of what is included in it. This thesis is an explorative study with focus on the Vessel Traffic Service domain. VTS operators were interviewed and observed to gain insights in how maritime safety is constructed from the perspective of an operator. READ MORE

  5. 5. Teknisk och ekonomisk analys av en bränslekonvertering vid SIA TallOils pelletsfabrik

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Bioenergy

    Author : Gustaf Johnsson; [2007]
    Keywords : pellets; pelletsfabrik; biobränsle; trädbränsle;

    Abstract : At SIA TallOil's pellets factory in Latvia wood shavings and saw dust are dried with flue gases from a gas burner. TallOil wants to replace the gas with a biofuel that is available at the pellet plant. READ MORE