Essays about: "advantages and disadvantages of technology in construction"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 17 essays containing the words advantages and disadvantages of technology in construction.

  1. 1. Concrete girders or steel trusses constituting the foundation under a building? : A comparison regarding the block Forskaren in Stockholm

    University essay from KTH/Byggteknik och design; KTH/Byggteknik och design

    Author : Berta Moshye; Nancy Shlimon; [2020]
    Keywords : LCA; Concrete girders; Steel trusses; LCA; Betongbalkar; Stålfackverk;

    Abstract : Hagastaden is a new district in Stockholm that is growing, and many structures are being built. Kv Forskaren, a funnel-like office building, will be built above the Haga tunnel in an ongoing project. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustainable Housing Solutions for Rural Areas of Mozambique : A study on how housing in Linga Linga can become more sustainable in aspect of building material

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

    Author : Lava Kurda; Louise Garton; [2020]
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    Abstract : This study examines how the housing situation in Linga Linga, Mozambique can be improved with a change in building material. By using the concept of sustainable housing, palm leaf houses are compared with concrete and adobe houses. READ MORE

  3. 3. On-Board Data Aquisition System : Conceptual Design of an Airdrop Tracking System

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Maskinkonstruktion

    Author : Hanna Eriksson; [2019]
    Keywords : aircraft; bomb; separation; flight test; aquisition; navigation; position measuring;

    Abstract : This thesis is, on behalf of Saab AB, a pre-study of possible on-board solutions for position measuring during store separation tests aimed for the test and evaluation of JAS 39 Gripen. The purpose is to replace the present ground-based system in order to achieve more effective trials regarding time and economy. READ MORE

  4. 4. Simulation of a scaled down version of a run-around coil heat recovery system on COMSOL® Multiphysics.

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

    Author : Abhimanyu Tyagi; [2019]
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    Abstract : Due to changing anthropological activities, the consumption of resources is continuously increasing. As humans are spending more time indoors, the energy demand is also increasing. The building sector is a major consumer of energy. In buildings, space heating is important to maintain a comfortable space. READ MORE

  5. 5. Absorption properties of green sound barriers

    University essay from KTH/MWL Marcus Wallenberg Laboratoriet

    Author : Sherif Fouda; [2018]
    Keywords : Impedance tube; Sound absorption measurement; transfer function; three microphones; Sound barrier; ISO 10534-2; ASTM E2611-09.;

    Abstract : This thesis was conducted on behalf of Butong AB, who wanted to test and develop an environmental friendly, so called green sound barrier, which combines both art and science.Different configurations of the product were proposed by the company with various filling materials, as it was predicted that the filling materials would be the main sound absorbent among all parts of the structure. READ MORE