Essays about: "impact load"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 339 essays containing the words impact load.

  1. 1. Temperature distribution in air tight cavities of steel framed modular buildings when exposed to fire

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

    Author : Elin Bergroth; Greta Torstensson; [2019]
    Keywords : Cavities; fire furnace; fire test; modular building; steel; TASEF; Brandugn; brandtest; hålrum; modulbyggnader; stål; TASEF;

    Abstract : A common way to construct large buildings is by assemble prefabricated modules around a load bearing steel construction. However, if a fire occurs these buildings can be subject to a rapid fire spread due to its cellular nature. READ MORE

  2. 2. A Study on Life Cycle Assessment-based Tool for the Early Stage of Building Design

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Nazila Ravan; [2019]
    Keywords : Architects; architectural design; buildings; carbon footprint; life cycle assessment; sustainability; tool;

    Abstract : The responsibility of the building sector to diminish the harmful environmental impacts, locally and globally, has been extensively considered. Thus, Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) in building and construction practices has been widely implemented. READ MORE

  3. 3. Evaluation and Optimization of ETSI DCC Reactive Approaches for Platooning

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Zijie Liang; [2019]
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    Abstract : IEEE802.11p is considered as de facto standard for road communication. However, channel congestion is still the main challenge of IEEE802.11p based vehicular networks. READ MORE

  4. 4. Lateral stabilisation in multi-storey timber volume element buildings

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för byggvetenskaper; Lunds universitet/Byggnadsmekanik

    Author : Elin Jönsson; [2019]
    Keywords : TVE; multi-storey building; timber volume element; lateral stability; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The use of timber volume elements (TVEs) in residential multi-storey buildings is increasing in popularity. Manufacturing methods and building processes have been streamlined to improve product quality. READ MORE

  5. 5. Evaluation of CO2 Ice rink heat recovery system performance

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Sotirios Thanasoulas; [2018]
    Keywords : Ice rinks; CO2 as refrigerant; Heat recovery; Efficient systems; Operation control; Warm climate; Isrinkar; Koldioxid som kylmedel; Värmeåtervinning; Effektiva system; Driftstyrning; Varmt klimat;

    Abstract : Ice rinks are the largest energy consumers in terms of public buildings due to their simultaneous need of cooling, heating, ventilation, and lighting for different parts of the building which means that these facilities also have a lot of potential for energy saving. Due to the size of the cooling unit in an ice rink the refrigerant charge can become quite high, which potentially has a big impact on the environment. READ MORE