Essays about: "project management"

Showing result 21 - 25 of 2958 essays containing the words project management.

  1. 21. Design of a Polygeneration system in Filipinas ETCR, Colombia

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

    Author : Germán Ropero Pérez; [2021]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This project has addressed the design of a cost-effective Polygeneration system that guarantees a continuous, equitable and environmentally friendly energy supply for the rural settlement of Filipinas ETCR, (in Spanish, Espacios Territoriales de Capacitación y Reincorporación) Colombia, which is currently not achieved, due to a system that relies on the national electricity grid (with numerous outages) and on LPG (Liquefied Petroleum Gas) and wood to meet the thermal demand, mainly for cooking. For this purpose, in addition to the current energy supply situation, the energy demand according to type (electricity and heat) and sector (residential, commercial and agro-livestock) is characterized. READ MORE

  2. 22. Managing Remote Projects During a Crisis : Game-development and Manufacturing Projects Response to COVID-19

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

    Author : Steven Telin; Nebil Esmail; [2021]
    Keywords : Project management; project crisis management; project risk management; remote projects; project efficiency; COVID-19;

    Abstract : Although projects and project management has grown to be increasingly influential in all aspects of business operations, project success and efficiency is often harder to measure and arguably harder to execute. Many projects may often change the course of intent, exceed the initial budget, or even finish later than expected. READ MORE

  3. 23. Concept development and design ofretractable hydrofoil systems

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

    Author : Andreas Lundin; Richard Löfstedt Eriksson; [2021]
    Keywords : Design; electric boat; hydrofoil; retraction mechanism;

    Abstract : The Swedish Sea Rescue Society (SSRS) is a non-profit organisation which performs themajority of rescue missions on Swedish waters. SSRS together with many other companies arecurrently under development of a novel boat design which is battery powered. READ MORE

  4. 24. Design for prolonged service lifetime : A case study of built-in ovens implementing emotionally durable design in practice

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

    Author : JONATHAN BERG; HANNES ENGSTRÖM; [2021]
    Keywords : Emotionally durable design; Product longevity; Design framework; Sustainable design; Emotionellt hållbar design; Produktlivslängd; Designramverk; Hållbar design;

    Abstract : The taxonomy of sustainable design covers a multitude of strategies targeting different aspects of product design, one of which is product longevity. Efforts within this field have mainly been focusing on extending the technical lifetime of products, whereas the issue of products being discarded before technical malfunction have received less attention. READ MORE

  5. 25. Achieving a strategically aligned project portfolio : A case study on the Project Portfolio Management activities of selecting projects and allocating resources in a matrix organisation

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för ekonomisk och industriell utveckling; Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för ekonomisk och industriell utveckling

    Author : Fredrik Lundell; Victor Roxlin; [2021]
    Keywords : Project portfolio management; PPM; portfolio alignment to strategy; selecting projects; allocating resources; matrix organisation; qualitative case study.;

    Abstract : Project portfolio management (PPM) is considered a central part for achieving intended strategies for organisations. However, only a percentage of strategies are actually realised, and whilst much previous research has focused on the formulation of strategies, less has been directed towards the realisation. READ MORE