Essays about: "offshore construction"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 27 essays containing the words offshore construction.

  1. 1. Quality Management in Offshore Construction Project

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/JTH, Industriell organisation och produktion

    Author : Kim Vuorinen; [2019]
    Keywords : Quality Management; Offshore Construction Project; Multinational Company Expansion; Construction Quality; Offshoring Challenges;

    Abstract : Companies have a need to internationalize and locate all over the world to gain advantages against competition. However, when companies internationalize, they face difficulties. One of the major difficulties is how they can reach the same high quality around the world in their business facilities. READ MORE

  2. 2. Future offshore wind farm construction and maintenance strategies

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Industriell elektroteknik och automation

    Author : Jesper Strid; [2017]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : With the wind farms moving further from shore, new challenges arise. Technicians must visit the turbines almost daily because of the constant need for maintenance. But when the transport time from shore to the wind farm turns into hours is some kind of permanent accommodation required at the farm for the technicians to live on. READ MORE

  3. 3. Risk Management in Offshore Wind Farm Development

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för bygg- och miljöteknik

    Author : AHLGREN ERIK; Edis Grudic; [2017]
    Keywords : Risk management; offshore wind farm; Rødsand 2; Baltic Sea; offshore construction;

    Abstract : In addition to wind energy being a carbon dioxide and fossil free energy production,the main benefit with offshore construction as opposed to onshore is more frequent andstronger winds, which of course means a higher energy production. There are howeveralso some disadvantages, building offshore is complex, cost intensive and is associatedwith more risks than onshore construction. READ MORE

  4. 4. The effect of reinforcement configuration on crack widths in concrete deep beams

    University essay from KTH/Betongbyggnad; KTH/Betongbyggnad

    Author : Rahimeh Hosseini; Anita Nolsjö; [2017]
    Keywords : crack widths; crack development; conventional beams; deep beams; reinforcement stress; tenslie- and crack reinforcement; minimum reinforcement; reinforcement configuration; external loads; non-linear analysis; sprickvidder; ordinära balkar; höga balkar; armeringsspänning; kraft- och sprickarmering; minimiarmering; armeringsutformning; externa laster; icke linär analys;

    Abstract : Reinforced concrete deep beams are known for applications in tall buildings, foundations and offshore structures. Deep beams are structural elements with length and height within the same magnitude and have significantly smaller thickness compared to a conventional concrete beam. READ MORE

  5. 5. The challenges in installation of offshore wind farms, A case of Lillgrund and Anholt wind farms

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för bygg- och miljöteknik

    Author : ISSA IBRAHIM HABAKURAMA; JOSEPH BALUKU; [2016]
    Keywords : offshore wind turbine; challenges in offshore projects; offshore vessels; supply chain; operations management; wind farm.;

    Abstract : Wind energy is one of the rapidly growing sources of energy due low emissions resulting from its use. The energy can be harnessed both onshore and offshore. There is however, a growing interest in developing offshore wind resources owing in part to the large energy resources available offshore and availability of development space. READ MORE