Sökning: "Construction Engineering and Management"
Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 278 avhandlingar innehållade orden Construction Engineering and Management.
1. Exploring Third-Party Logistics and Partnering in Construction : A Supply Chain Management Perspective
Sammanfattning : The construction industry is associated with problems such as low productivity and high costs. This has been highlighted in several government-funded reports in both Sweden and in the UK during the course of over two decades. LÄS MER
2. Implementing energy measures in renovations for multi-family dwellings : Influence and practice of professionals
Sammanfattning : Aging buildings will sooner or later be in need of renovation, which opens opportunities to reduce energy use. Even if economically feasible energy measures or technologies exist, they are not always implemented, leading to an energy efficiency gap. LÄS MER
3. The healthy construction workplace : best practices in the Swedish construction industry to prevent work-related musculosketal disorders among construction workers
Sammanfattning : This thesis focuses on the reduction of work-related musculoskeletal disorders through the successful strategies contributing to a healthy construction workplace. The aim of this work is to contribute towards the understanding of a healthy construction workplace brought about by the best practices implemented by large construction sites. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : The problem with low productivity increase in the construction industry is highlighted in many studies and in Sweden the need to improve productivity and client satisfaction in the construction industry has promoted a number of government investigations. One suggested way of improving productivity and client satisfaction is to move value adding activities offsite, to a more industrial environment. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : The global use of resources such as materials, energy, and water has surpassed sustainable levels by many accounts. The research presented here was explicitly normative in its aim to improve the understanding of, and make sustainable change toward highly systemic issues of resource management. LÄS MER