Essays about: "durability"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 204 essays containing the word durability.

  1. 1. Urban buskmosaik : nutida perspektiv på buskars användning i hållbara och attraktiva utemiljöer

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Emma Axelsson; Matilda Eriksson; [2020]
    Keywords : biotopplantering; buskar; The woody meadow project; växtsamhälle; hed; stäpp; shrubland; hårdgjord miljö;

    Abstract : Buskar är en välanvänd växtkategori i offentlig miljö i Sverige, men tenderar att framför allt användas i monotona massplanteringar som både har låga visuella- och ekologiska värden. Samtidigt är buskar det växtmaterial som är mest användbart med avseende på hållbarhet, låg skötselintensitet och mångsidighet. READ MORE

  2. 2. Preserving Values: When the Family is the Future. A qualitative study of pro-sustainable behavior in Swedish Family Businesses.

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Marcus Rajkowski; Marcus Falck; [2020]
    Keywords : Family Business; Values; Organizational Culture; Long-Term Orientation; Sustainability;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to explore how family values influence the sustainability practices of family businesses in a long-term perspective, using Schein's Model of Organizational Culture. A multiple-case study of three long-standing, fully family-controlled firms was constructed to examine the purpose of the study. READ MORE

  3. 3. INVESTIGATING TEMPERATURE MEASUREMENT METHODS AND THEIR IMPACT IN EMBEDDED SYSTEMS

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för innovation, design och teknik

    Author : Zhaneta Nene; [2020]
    Keywords : embedded systems; standards; temperature testing; guideline;

    Abstract : Testing is one of the most important aspects in the development of new products. There are different types of testing a product can undergo, either hardware durability tests or software tests. Embedded systems are closely related to hardware and a key feature of them is the reliability and dependability. READ MORE

  4. 4. Why Peace Where War Prevails? : Comparing Puntland and Somaliland

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Mattias Öberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Zones of peace; sanctuary; civil wars; causes of peace; Somaliland; Puntland;

    Abstract : For long the discipline of peace studies have investigated causes of war, rather than causes of peace, in an African context. In the northern peripheries of Somalia, a nation ravaged by civil war and conflict, two apparent peace zones have emerged following the complete state collapse of 1991: Somaliland and Puntland. READ MORE

  5. 5. Strollers specifically designed for a circular economy : Why the future paradigm will pose new demands on products and how to fulfil them

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

    Author : Simon Alin; Kevin Larsson; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Today´s traditional linear production and consumption model fronted by cheap wear and tear products is problematic in terms of sustainability and has to make the transition to a more circular model. As evident from previous projects and pilots, simply taking the shortcut and solely changing the business model (often by leasing instead of selling the exact same products as before) is not sufficient enough in order to meet the demands that come as a consequence of the new business model. READ MORE