Essays about: "case in construction"

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  1. 21. Extreme value modeling of wind effect on dune erosion on the Coast of ̈Angelholm

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Lionel Arpin-Pont; [2020]
    Keywords : Erosion; Wind speed; Extreme value theory; Block maxima; Peaks over threshold; Copula; Husler-Reiss; Dependence function.; Mathematics and Statistics;

    Abstract : The movement of the coast line, due to erosion in one direction or aggregation in theother is a natural process as waves, wind as well as the geological nature of the coast itselfare affecting it. Sand dunes are the main protection coasts have at their disposal againstfloods during storm surges or from more passive but long range rainfalls. READ MORE

  2. 22. Sustainable architecture, technology and place : An in-depth case study exploring how architecture navigates the complex relationship between the construction of technologies and relation to place

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Alina Petersson; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainable architecture; technology; relation; place;

    Abstract : Today’s greatest global challenges include managing the environmental crisis and promoting sustainable development. Within architecture, the measures and approaches taken to address these challenges vary. While some promote self-sufficiency, others promote technological advances, creating tensions between technological and social solutions. READ MORE

  3. 23. Value and sustainability design concept assessment using Discrete Event Simulation : A case in the road constructor sector

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för maskinteknik

    Author : Natalie Kauppi; [2020]
    Keywords : Value-driven design; life cycle performances; sustainability profile; Net Present Value; Discrete event simulation; Värdedriven design; livscykelprestanda; hållbarhetsprofil; Net Present Value; Diskret händelsesimulering;

    Abstract : This master thesis has been performed in association with Blekinge Institute of Technology and in collaboration with the company Dynapac Compaction Equipment AB. The thesis aims to investigate how Discrete Event Simulation (DES) can be used for value and sustainability design concept assessments in early design stages. READ MORE

  4. 24. Hållbart byggande : kommuners arbete för flerbostadshus i trä

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Economics

    Author : Viktor Holfve; [2020]
    Keywords : cirkulär ekonomi; flerbostadshus i trä; hållbarhet; koldioxidnivåer; ReSOLVE; träbyggnadsstrategi; carbon levels; circular economy; multistory wood construction; sustainability; wood building strategies;

    Abstract : Hållbarhet är ett begrepp som blir allt mer aktuellt då klimatförändringar påverkar människor världen över. Klimatförändringar som delvis anses bero på ökade koldioxidutsläpp i atmosfären. Flera insatser genomförs för att möta utmaningar som klimatförändringarna, där hållbart byggande är ett initiativ. READ MORE

  5. 25. Urbanisation by expulsion : the political economy of landed property in Asunción, Paraguay

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Maiwenn Jensen-Guenec; [2020]
    Keywords : Paraguay; real estate development; land inequality; urban development; Marxian political economy; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Although much research has been conducted regarding the uneven distribution of land in developing countries, such work tends to focus on rural land dispossession. In turn, land inequality in urban property markets of vulnerable economies remains somewhat understudied. READ MORE