Essays about: "construction delivery systems"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 10 essays containing the words construction delivery systems.

  1. 1. Planning for Construction Logistics An evaluation and development of a construction logistics plan at Serneke

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för arkitektur och samhällsbyggnadsteknik

    Author : OSKAR ANDERSSON; Andreas Nilsson; [2018]
    Keywords : construction logistics; consolidation centre; dense cities; construction delivery systems; Just in Time; material handling; logistics planning;

    Abstract : The construction industry in Sweden has a turnover of 639 billion SEK, which corresponds toan increase of 71 % over the last decade. Moreover, Sweden is the fastest urbanising country inall of Europe. Increasing construction within dense cities results in complex processes. READ MORE

  2. 2. Benefits and Barriers of BIM Implementation in Production Phase A case study within a contractor company

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

    Keywords : Construction industry; BIM definition; AEC; BIM adoption; Managerial task;

    Abstract : Increasing efficiency, effectiveness, productivity, and project quality, as well as decreasing project cost and delivery time are the important aspects that construction industry today attempts to achieve. Building Information Modeling (BIM) has become a key approach in order to increase efficiency and effectiveness of construction projects through an improved collaboration among project participants. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Optimisation of the Initial Phase of The Project Process, with a focus on information, communication & requirement management

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

    Author : AYLIN PEKTAS; [2016]
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    Abstract : The initial phase is the first phase of the project life cycle and it plays an importantrole since it deals with vast amount of information and documentation, whichbecomes the evidence of the project. The initial phase has a great impact on theeffectiveness of the project progress and the success of the project outcome. READ MORE

  4. 4. Combining solar collectos with an air heat pump for domestic hot water and space heating by Erik Svantesson

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Erik Svantesson; [2015]
    Keywords : Air heat pump; solar collector; direct electric heating; single family houses; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Today there are still single family houses with direct electric heating systems, even though this is an expensive and inefficient way of heating a house. It is common to install an air-to-air heat pump that requires less electricity to produce the same amount of heat as a direct electricity heating system. READ MORE

  5. 5. Decision support model for hub localisation - A study at a company in the 3PL industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Sara Josefsson; Andreas Medin; [2012]
    Keywords : Facility localisation; optimal hub location; decision support model; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Background: With todays’ requirement of shorter product life cycles and faster time-to-market, producing companies experience an increased demand for faster transports in the supply chain. This puts pressure on freight forwarders to offer their customers a timely and reliable transport service at a reasonable price. READ MORE