Essays about: "densification"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 219 essays containing the word densification.

  1. 1. Reduction of Set-recovery of Surface densified Scots Pine by Furfuryl Alcohol

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Träteknik

    Author : Lei Han; [2019]
    Keywords : surface densification; set-recovery; hardness; furfuryl alcohol;

    Abstract :  For wood products such as flooring and worktop, only one surface is normally exposed in their use, and the mechanical properties like hardness and wearing resistance of that surface is then important. Since mechanical properties are strongly related to the density, surface densification, i.e. READ MORE

  2. 2. Densification by Design

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

    Author : Tony Nielsen; [2019]
    Keywords : urban design; urban planning; density; identity; urban character; spacemate; Utrecht; The Netherlands; sustainability; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : In order to achieve sustainable development, there is perhaps not one strategy more often used in contemporary urban planning than density. Many cities have a dedicated densification strategy of their inner city, such as HafenCity in Hamburg or Älvstaden in Gothenburg. READ MORE

  3. 3. A New Planning Approach - preparing for an increased flood risk

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

    Author : Astrid Rosén Steen; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable Urban Design; City Planning; Planning Development; Climate Adaptation; Flood Risk; A New Approach; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : How should we deal with city planning in a world that is rapidly turning urban, without destroying valuable nature assets along the way? The last decades are proof that the system we are using today is not up to the challenge. Therefore this thesis is showing a new approach to how comprehensive city planning can grow from nature based values and a deeper understanding of a city’s foundation. READ MORE

  4. 4. Social infrastructure in new urban areas

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Maria Nilsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Social infrastructure; development; municipality; urban areas; Social infrastruktur; exploatering; kommun; stadsmiljö;

    Abstract : Social infrastructure is premises or housing for municipally financed and statutory service such as schools, preschools, retirement homes and LSS or other social apartments. They can be built either stand-alone or integrated, where the former is constructed as its own building on a reserved site for the specific purpose, while the latter is an incorporated in space in a building which otherwise is typically intended for ordinary residential housing. READ MORE

  5. 5. THE ISLAND IN BETWEEN Creating a Sustainable District by using its local green qualities as backbone for the development

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

    Author : Teresa Arana Aristi; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable Urban Design Landscape Nature Green qualities Mobility Cultural Heritage Densification Integration of functions Aalborg Municipality Denmark; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : From a reputation of an industrial and trading city, Aalborg has changed into a contemporary university city, with a strong development of creative clusters in knowledge-based industries. Nowadays the Vækstaksen, an urban growth axis set by the municipality, has become the driving force in the city’s development to avoid further sprawl. READ MORE