Sökning: "Construction industry"
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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. 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 construction sector has been criticised in recent years for being inefficient. The critique involved describes finished buildings as having flaws and there being a lack of interest within the construction sector in assembling knowledge and sharing experience. LÄS MER
4. Construction client collaboration for inter-organizational innovation : do too many cooks really spoil the broth?
Sammanfattning : Our built environment has the power to influence where we live and work, how we transport ourselves, how and what we consume and many other behaviors in our everyday lives, in other words, it has a significant impact on our global environment and economy. Given the notable need for more sustainable development of both the global environment and economy, sustainability has become a critical factor also in the area of urban development. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : Present-day construction projects are characterized by short-term partnerships between multidisciplinary teams with varying levels of process maturity and information handling capability. They involve the planning, design and erection of structures of all types. LÄS MER