Essays about: "thesis in the mining industry sustainability"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 13 essays containing the words thesis in the mining industry sustainability.

  1. 1. Mining under the Sustainable Development Framework

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Sophia Hallqvist; [2019]
    Keywords : local economic development; sustainable development; human capital; community development; mining companies; diversification; employment; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Up until the late 1990s, the mining industry as a whole has been scrutinised for being unsuitable. In response to heavy criticism, nowadays several mining companies has adopted sustainable development principles, namely the ICMM sustainable development Framework. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustainability of Additive Manufacturing : Electron Beam Melting of IN718

    University essay from Högskolan Väst/Avdelningen för Industriell ekonomi, Elektro- och Maskinteknik; Högskolan Väst/Avdelningen för Industriell ekonomi, Elektro- och Maskinteknik

    Author : Linda Alsing; Sandra Johansson Storm; [2019]
    Keywords : Additive manufacturing; aerospace industry;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to examine and describe the process of Additive Manufacturing (AM) and the energy use in the production of parts manufactured with the Electron Beam Melting (EBM) technology in particular IN718, which is a Nickel-based superalloy with specification according to UNS n07718 that is used in the aerospace industry. The objectives also include a brief overview of powder bed AM methods and a sustainability analysis. READ MORE

  3. 3. "Like Tearing Out My Lungs" : Mining and Contested Worldviews in the Sami Community

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Emma Ericsson; [2019]
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    Abstract : This is an exploration of concepts and identities of Sami people in northern Sweden regarding conflicts on mining. The Sami have a history of feeling that others are encroaching on them and ignoring them and their wishes, the latest being the mining companies. READ MORE

  4. 4. Struggles for Justice or “Qualified Twaddle”? : A discourse analysis on the media coverage of the mining conflict & activism in Gállok, Sápmi

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Tema Miljöförändring

    Author : Sara Litzell; [2018]
    Keywords : Discourse; Environmental Justice; Mining; Sami Rights; Sweden; Diskurs; Miljörättvisa; Gruvexploatering; Samiska rättigheter; Sverige;

    Abstract : A global mining boom has recently occurred and conflicts due to mineral extraction in the context of environmental justice is visible all over the world. A recent conflict in Sweden, is in Gállok where mining exploration has been conducted on the traditional lands of the indigenous Sámi. READ MORE

  5. 5. A Phenomenology of Industrialised Dwelling: Case study of Kostomuksha, Northwestern Karelia (Russia)

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Viktoriya Kulikova; [2018]
    Keywords : Human ecology; iron ore industry; community; culture; power; sustainability; phenomenology; Russia; Karelia; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis is a case study of an industrialised community in Karelia, Russia. Kostomuksha is home for approximately 30 000 people who are to a smaller or larger extent influenced by the iron ore mining, which is why the town was actually founded. READ MORE