Essays about: "offshore"

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  1. 1. Worst Credible Process Fire: Experiences from the Norwegian Petroleum Industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Riskhantering (CI)

    Author : Linnéa Tengvall; [2019]
    Keywords : Worst Credible Process Fire; Norwegian offshore industry; offshore fire safety; offshore process safety; offshore design; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The term Worst Credible Process Fire (WCPF) was introduced to the Norwegian Petroleum Industry as a complement to the probabilistic approach to define design loads for offshore facilities. Currently there are mainly two documents about the WCPF being the SINTEF report (2017) and the definition in NORSOK S-001 (2018). READ MORE

  2. 2. People on the same boat should help each other: A Feasibility Assessment for an Offshore Wind Accelerator (OWA) in China

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Xuan Xie; [2019]
    Keywords : Offshore Wind; Innovation; Collaboration; Feasibility Assessment; China’s Power Sector; SOEs; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Facing the challenges of climate change and energy depletion, the world needs to deploy more renewable energy to replace fossil fuels. As the largest energy consumer and carbon emitter, China’s sustainable energy transition is particularly important. READ MORE

  3. 3. Problem Representation and the Externalization of Borders in the Canadian Electronic Travel Authorization and Interactive Advanced Passenger Initiative

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Louise Koblauch; [2019]
    Keywords : Interactive Advanced Passenger Initiative; Canada; Electronic Travel Authorization; Carol Bacchi; Securitization; Externalization; Critical Border Studies;

    Abstract : This paper analyzes two policies published by the Canadian Government, the Electronic Travel Visa and the Interactive Advance Passenger Information. These policies were initiated to close an integrity gap and to fight security issues resulting from globalization. READ MORE

  4. 4. Dehumanisation of asylum seekers : Case study of the Nauru Files

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Hanna Lundin; [2019]
    Keywords : Dehumanisation; asylum seekers; refugees; migration; Australia; politics; Nauru; offshore processing;

    Abstract : In October 2016 the newspaper the Guardian published an interactive database online with classified incident reports from an Australian overseas asylum seeker processing centre on the island republic of Nauru. The incident reports describe events that occurred within the Nauru Regional Processing Centre and this collection of over 2000 documents were given the name of “Nauru Files”. READ MORE

  5. 5. AUTOMATION-INDUCED RESHORING: An Agent-based Model of the German Manufacturing Industry

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Laura Merz; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable development; System dynamics; Agent-based computational economics; Socio-technical innovation; Automation; Reshoring;

    Abstract : The concept of ‘Industry 4.0’ signalises the rise of innovative manufacturing technologies, including industrial robots. Wider applicability of robotic automation and higher efficiency of production processes shift the profitability analysis of strategic relocation decisions. READ MORE