Essays about: "construction logistics"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 68 essays containing the words construction logistics.

  1. 1. A Framework for Standardized Logistic Systems in Housing Projects

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

    Author : Fabian Forsman; [2018]
    Keywords : Change Management; Supply Chain Management; Supply Chain Planning; Lean Construction; Just In Time; Implementation Strategies;

    Abstract : Production efficiency within the construction industry has been evaluated andcriticized the last decade. Supply chain management (SCM) and the logistics of aconstruction project has been named as on improvement which is necessary forcontractors to be able to be competitive and able to handle challenges as decreasingsizes of a site. READ MORE

  2. 2. Building a circular economy

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

    Author : Eray Eryilmaz; Simon Andersson; [2018]
    Keywords : Circular economy; Reuse; DfD; LCA; LCC.; Technology and Engineering; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The construction sector is one of the biggest contributors to global CO2 emissions and buildings account for a significant part of the energy use in Sweden. Population growth in combination with economic development is putting more pressure on the environment, resulting in escalating consumption trends and larger quantities of raw material extraction. READ MORE

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. An analysis of flow of information at material receiving: with focus on a third party logistics within industry- and construction support

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Kommunikations- och transportsystemLinköpings universitet/Tekniska fakulteten; Linköpings universitet/Kommunikations- och transportsystemLinköpings universitet/Tekniska fakulteten

    Author : Malin Corneliusson; Karin Emanuelsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Godsmottagning; Information; Logistik; Nulägesanalys; Processkartläggning; Tredjepartslogistik; Verksamhetsanalys;

    Abstract : Allt fler företag väljer att lägga ut sin logistikverksamhet på ett tredjepartlogistikföretag för att möta kundbehovet. Ett av dessa företag är Servistik. Servistik vill utveckla informationshantering för att skapa ytterligare effektivitet. READ MORE

  5. 5. Problems and Solutions in Urban Construction Logistics

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Kommunikations- och transportsystemLinköpings universitet/Tekniska högskolan

    Author : Panagiota Tsaxiri; [2018]
    Keywords : Construction Consolidation Centers; Third-Party Logistics; city logistics; transportation in construction site; logistics solutions;

    Abstract : The construction industry’s world is very complex, competitive and challenging. That means that everyone who is involved needs to be constantly updated and follow the latest technological trends and ideas to be able to work on a viable project by minimizing the problems. READ MORE