Essays about: "civil engineering works"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 essays containing the words civil engineering works.

  1. 1. Life Cycle Assessment of Civil Engineering Works : And Application of European Standards on the Mälar Project

    University essay from KTH/Materialvetenskap

    Author : Malin Eriksson; [2019]
    Keywords : Life cycle assessment; life cycle inventory; civil engineering works; sustainability assessment; environmental product declaration; sustainable development goals; global warming; construction products; construction materials; concrete; steel; CEEQUAL; standardisation;

    Abstract : In this thesis, a framework is constructed for a life cycle assessment within a civilengineering project. There are various methods available on how to conduct lifecycle assessments and this thesis explores one method related to civil engineeringworks. READ MORE

  2. 2. Quality management of critical activities with a large number of subcontractors

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för bygg- och miljöteknik

    Author : Edo Sijaric; [2017]
    Keywords : quality management; quality assurance; quality control; civil engineering; subcontractors; critical activities; process quality;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to investigate the application of quality management in infrastructure projects, as well as the challenges, when a large number of subcontractors are involved. The challenges with quality management in infrastructure projects originate from a wide spectrum of factors such as the main contractors’ lack of expertise in all the outsourced activities and a greater responsibility for the main contractor. READ MORE

  3. 3. Material Characterization by Millimeter-Wave Techniques

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för elektro- och informationsteknik

    Author : Leonard Andersson; [2016]
    Keywords : Material Characterization; time domain; frequency domain; reflection; transmission; free space; permittivity; conductivity; PMMA; Silicon; Measurement; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : This master thesis investigates material characterization by reflection and transmission of electromagnetic waves in the 40-60 GHz band (millimeter-wave spectrum) for different materials. The free-space measurement method is a fast, efficient and non-destructive way of examining a material and is being researched by both academics and industries. READ MORE

  4. 4. Integrating X-Plane

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Högskoleingenjörsutbildning i datateknik

    Author : Marcus Hammar; Ricky Djerf; [2012]
    Keywords : x-plane; flight simulator; sdk; plug-in; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Saab Training Systems develop training systems for civil and military use. The company desires a possibility to connect the flight simulator X-Plane 10 to other simulators with the use of their existing integration platform, WISE. X-Plane has a built in plug-in manager which makes it possible to use third-party plug-ins for the simulator. READ MORE

  5. 5. The contractors choice of material for sewer

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/JTH, Byggnadsteknik; Högskolan i Jönköping/JTH, Byggnadsteknik

    Author : Axel Olsson; Rickard Sjölander; [2008]
    Keywords : Självfallsledning; Avloppsledning; Dagvattenledning; Plaströr; Betongrör; Vattenbyggnad; Ledningsbyggnad; Anläggningsentreprenader;

    Abstract : AbstractThis report is performed in collaboration with NCC Construction Sverige AB andtreats sewers from the contractors’ point of view. The report investigates in anoverall way how the work with sewers works in a contract company and whichfactors that speak for the different pipe materials, plastics and concrete from anoverall economic perspective. READ MORE