Essays about: "construction industry"

Showing result 6 - 10 of 539 essays containing the words construction industry.

  1. 6. A comparative study of Product Environmental Footprint (PEF) and EN 15804 in the construction sector concentrating on the End-of-Life stage and reducing subjectivity in the formulas

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Seyed Shahabaldin Seyed Salehi; [2020]
    Keywords : LCA; EN 15804; PEF; Circular Footprint Formula; Recyclability Assessment; Circular Economy; End of life; recycling rate; construction; building; Energy margin; LCA; EN 15804; PEF; Formulär för cirkulär fotavtryck; bedömning av återvinningsbarhet; cirkulär ekonomi; livslängd; återvinningsgrad; konstruktion; byggnad; Bygg; LCA;

    Abstract : One of the main polluting industries in the world with high environmental impact is the construction industry which also generates a huge amount of waste. To overcome the seburdens, we need to reduce the impacts through new solutions, technologies and by injecting circular economy concept into the industry. READ MORE

  2. 7. Evaluation of decentralized ventilation system with heat recovery

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

    Author : Sunkavalli Kowshik Chowdary; [2020]
    Keywords : Decentralized ventilation; airflow; air draught; heat exchangers; tracer gas; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Humans spend 90% of their times indoors, and maintaining a pleasant indoor environment is essential. Factors like human behaviour, combustion sources, cleaning supplies, affect the indoor environment, which could potentially affect the human health.the most common answer to controlling the indoor environment is a good HVAC system. READ MORE

  3. 8. Towards improved construction logistics- BIM opportunities

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och naturresurser

    Author : Sanar Behnan Elias; [2020]
    Keywords : BIM; construction logistics; Just In Time; waste; supply chain management; BIM; bygglogistik; Just In Time; slöseri; supply chain management;

    Abstract : Common problems at the construction site are logistics problems regarding material delays, handling and transfers. At present, there is a very low use of digital tools in the construction industry. READ MORE

  4. 9. A study of diffusion of Augmented Reality in the Swedish construction industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : David Mijatovic; [2019-07-09]
    Keywords : AR; augmented reality; construction industry; diffusion study; diffusion of innovations;

    Abstract : MSc in Innovation and Industrial Management.... READ MORE

  5. 10. Better Safe than Sorry? - A case study on how Health and Safety Work unfolds in a Construction Company

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Linda Elsborg; [2019-07-03]
    Keywords : Logic of Appropriateness; Decision- making; Construction; Work Environment; Health and Safety work; Safety and health; Work Environment Law; Law Compliance;

    Abstract : MSc in Management.... READ MORE