Essays about: "wood construction"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 108 essays containing the words wood construction.

  1. 1. Assessment of the environmental impacts, energy performance and economic aspects of various construction materials

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Energi och ByggnadsDesign; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Mohsen Bayat Pour; Mohammed Labib Elsayed; [2020]
    Keywords : Bio-based Materials; Fossil-based Materials; Building Performance Simulations; Energy analysis; Environmental impact categories; Life cycle assessment LCA ; Economic analysis; Life cycle costing LCC ; Global warming potential; Climate change; Future climate analysis; Timber structure; Concrete structure; Insulation; HVAC systems; Heating demand; Cooling demand; Energy use; Hygrothermal analysis; Moisture; Thermal envelope; Thermal comfort; Indoor environmental quality; Actual case studies; Iterative workflow; Weather files; Parametric study; Reliability; Single-point rate SPR .; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Increasing CO₂ emission is considered as the main reason for global warming in the world. One of the reasons for producing CO₂ is using of fossil-based materials in the construction projects. READ MORE

  2. 2. Conceptual design and construction of a UAV wing structure

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för teknikvetenskap (SCI); KTH/Skolan för teknikvetenskap (SCI)

    Author : Selma Rahman; Anujan Ranganathan; [2020]
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    Abstract : This report presents the design of the wing structure for a UAV called Skywalker X8. A model of the UAV was given and analyzed to design a wing box structure that is twice the size of the current model, with "greener" technology and lightweight materials. READ MORE

  3. 3. Five Scots Pine Orthologues to QTLs Associated with Resistance Against H. parviporum in Norway Spruce

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Mycology and Plant Pathology

    Author : Emil Bengtsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Heterobasidion annosum; H. annosum s.s; plant breeding; forest pathology; Scots pine; SNPs; Pinus sylvestris; QTL resistance;

    Abstract : Heterobasidion annosum s.l. (sensu lato, in the broad sense) is a fungal complex consisting of five partly intersterile species and is regarded as the most devastating forestry pest in the northern hemisphere. READ MORE

  4. 4. Recycling of concrete waste with wood waste through heating compaction

    University essay from KTH/Betongbyggnad

    Author : Li Liang; [2020]
    Keywords : Recycling; Concrete waste; Wooden waste; Heating powder compaction;

    Abstract : Concrete, as primary building material, is widely used in most construction project. For this reason, large amounts of concrete waste were generated from construction and demolition. One way to reuse concrete waste is to use it as backfill material for landfilling and road bases. READ MORE

  5. 5. Hållbart byggande : kommuners arbete för flerbostadshus i trä

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Economics

    Author : Viktor Holfve; [2020]
    Keywords : cirkulär ekonomi; flerbostadshus i trä; hållbarhet; koldioxidnivåer; ReSOLVE; träbyggnadsstrategi; carbon levels; circular economy; multistory wood construction; sustainability; wood building strategies;

    Abstract : Hållbarhet är ett begrepp som blir allt mer aktuellt då klimatförändringar påverkar människor världen över. Klimatförändringar som delvis anses bero på ökade koldioxidutsläpp i atmosfären. Flera insatser genomförs för att möta utmaningar som klimatförändringarna, där hållbart byggande är ett initiativ. READ MORE