Essays about: "sea port"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 37 essays containing the words sea port.

  1. 1. Urban Mutualism

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Sigrun Mestvedt Borgen; [2021]
    Keywords : Stockholm; Royal Sea Port; Norra Djurgårdsstaden; biodiversity; urban development; industrial; harbour; social-ecological; green wedges; gröna kilar;

    Abstract : The city of Stockholm has set the goal to build 140 000 new residential units by 2030 to meet the demand of a growing urban population. Simultaneously we are seeing a decline in biodiversity in and surrounding the city. Some of the main factors are climate change, pollution, overexploitation and habitat destruction. READ MORE

  2. 2. The hydrodynamic impacts of Estuarine Oyster reefs, and the application of drone technology to this study

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Oskar Evert Johansson; [2021]
    Keywords : Geography; Geographical Information Systems; GIS; Physical Geography; Oyster Reef; Drone; UAV; Hydrodynamics; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The impacts of climate change are being seen within the estuarine environment through erosion and shoreline retreat, associated with sea-level rise and changes in storm activity. Restoration oyster reefs have been identified as a working-with-nature strategy to protect and restore these shoreline environments, stabilising sediment, and reducing erosion. READ MORE

  3. 3. Logistics strategy optimization for offshore windfarms with power purchase agreement

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

    Author : Aubin Pottier; [2021]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Offshore wind is on the road to become commercially viable and competitive means for large-scale electricity production. This new industry is expected to occupy a major role in the energy transition. READ MORE

  4. 4. Wave resource assessment using numerical wave modelling

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för elektroteknik

    Author : Akash Vijay Kumar; [2020]
    Keywords : Wave resource assessment; SWAN model; numerical wave modelling;

    Abstract : Wave resource assessment is the collection of site-specific meteorological data to estimate the wave potential in a region and is carried out to mitigate the risks involved in the setup of wave energy converters. Wave resource assessment has been typically done using wave buoys. READ MORE

  5. 5. Västergarn Boat Rivets in Context : Case Study : The Missing Boatyard

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Arkeologi

    Author : Richard Koehler; [2020]
    Keywords : Marine craft; boatyard; WBS; supply-chain; Knärr; Cig; boat; ship; maritime community; interdisciplinary;

    Abstract : Gotland has a rich material cultural heritage from the Stone Age to the Middle Ages thanks to the island's strategic location in the middle of the Baltic Sea; especially true for the Viking Age when Gotlanders had extensive trade contacts with the east dating from the mid 12th century and Gotland’s economy was dominated by such contacts. This essay deals with Gotland's maritime infrastructure and its development between about 1100 and 1400 based on a case study of boat rivets from the medieval settlement of Västergarn. READ MORE