Essays about: "mining industry"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 153 essays containing the words mining industry.

  1. 1. International business collaboration between small islands to encourage sustainable development

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Author : Marcus Håkansson; [2019]
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    Abstract : Since the world economy today is based on constant economic growth, essential challenges to business development have emerged regarding for example how to manage the growth rate in order to have the minimum environmental impact. The limitations of natural resources have become evidently clear in many different areas, and the need to find sustainable ways of developing societies has become a necessity. READ MORE

  2. 2. Circular economy for a rock and ore transportation equipment manufacturer - A step towards changes in the business model?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Riccardo Losa; [2019]
    Keywords : circular economy; circular business model; business model innovation; mining industry; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Moving towards circular economy is considered as a fundamental way to achieve sustainable development, but practices and tools that can support businesses in implementing this concept are still underdeveloped. Moreover, there is uncertainty about the impact that the adoption of circularity has on the current way of working of a company. READ MORE

  3. 3. Spiral Groove Bearing Multiphysics Modeling

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för teknikvetenskap och matematik

    Author : Mohamed Yousri Abdelmeguid Mohamed; [2019]
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    Abstract : Cone crushers are widely used in the mining, mineral processing and quarrying segments of the industry to crush ores and large rocks. In such machinery, the load to be carried is rather heavy and the motion is gyratory which creates a need for a bearing set that can withstand such severe conditions. READ MORE

  4. 4. Who should manage internal projects? : A case study in the Swedish mining industry

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Albin Mikko; Alexander Silfver; [2019]
    Keywords : Project management; project manager; outsource project management; outsource; internal projects; consultant project manager;

    Abstract : Millions of people around the world consider project management as their major task in their profession, yet the demand for project managers is still increasing. To face this demand many organizations use consultants as project managers for their projects. READ MORE

  5. 5. Commodity Price Boom and Copper mines in Chile: The assessment of local spillover effects on the labor market.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Silvia Navarro Berdeal; [2019]
    Keywords : Commodity price boom; labour multipliers; natural resources; gender disparities; women labour markets.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Chile has been benefited from a commodity boom in the copper industry during the first decade of the 21st century. Does a mineral boom increase local labour opportunities? Can women get benefit from a resource boom? Can the mineral boom have indirect effects in non-mining sectors? The present paper attempts to explore and measure the impact of an exogenous increase in copper global prices between 2003 and 2011, on Chilean labor market, with a particular focus on gender disparities. READ MORE