Essays about: "construction Performance analysis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 135 essays containing the words construction Performance analysis.

  1. 1. Pre-renovation considerations for a Swedish single-family house : Analysis of energy saving potential

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Energisystem och byggnadsteknik

    Author : Meghdeepa Choudhury; [2021]
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    Abstract : According to United Nations 7th sustainable development goal, increased use of fossil fuels in energy accounts for around 60 percent of total global greenhouse gas emissions and in order to debacle this crisis of global warming, the European Union aimed to reduce energy use by 32.5 % within 2030 by improving energy efficiency. READ MORE

  2. 2. Design Development of a Hydrostat : Construction of a hydrostat used in an underwater SAI-unit

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Fakulteten för hälsa, natur- och teknikvetenskap (from 2013)

    Author : Abbas Mohammadi; [2021]
    Keywords : Hydrostat; Saab Dynamics; Design; UNNDEX; Pressure;

    Abstract : Working with and providing different military and industrial solutions, SBD’s (Saab Dynamic) work also involve underwater equipment and underwater weapon (UW) systems. Nowadays, there are a number of standards that should be followed to make weapon systems safe to use, transport and handle. READ MORE

  3. 3. Evaluation of natural materials in Sustainable Buildings : A potential solution to the European 2050 long-term strategy

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

    Author : Víctor de las Heras Reverte; [2021]
    Keywords : Straw-bale building; Rammed earth building; Sustainable construction; Natural Building Materials; Energy performance analysis; Energy performance optimization;

    Abstract : Today, buildings consume 40% of total energy demand in the EU and are responsible for 36% of GHG emissions. For this reason, and due to the delicate situation of climate change that planet Earth is experiencing, solutions are being sought to make the building sector more sustainable. READ MORE

  4. 4. Model predictive control in heating and cooling networks : A case study of an urban district in Stockholm

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

    Author : ANDERS SAMUELSSON; DANIEL STEUER; [2021]
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    Abstract : This work presents a model predictive control system for heating and cooling supply planning in an urban heating and cooling network. The control approach addresses the need for strategic operation of distributed production technologies and thermal energy storage in increasingly complex heating and cooling networks. READ MORE

  5. 5. Impact of Technology and Leadership in Virtual Team Performance within the Construction Industry

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för industriell ekonomi

    Author : Francisco Soto Fernández; Athanasios Diamantopoulos; [2021]
    Keywords : Construction; Virtuality; Technology; Leadership; Performance;

    Abstract : Background: The construction industry is usually regarded as a traditional sector, owing to its specificities, within which the implementation of advanced technology and online work procedures is difficult and consequently, virtuality is perceived as detrimental to team performance. However, the COVID-19 outbreak has forced the whole sector to a rapid transition to remote working. READ MORE