Search for dissertations about: "project"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 2417 swedish dissertations containing the word project.

  1. 1. Project Becoming and Knowing Trajectories. An Epistemological Perspective on Human and Nonhuman Project Making

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Camilla Niss; Högskolan i Gävle.; KTH.; [2009]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TECHNOLOGY Industrial engineering and economy; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Industriell teknik och ekonomi; project; knowing; project making; nonhuman agency; knowing trajectory;

    Abstract :  In our ‘projectified’ and ‘knowledge-intensive’ society, industrial projects have been proposed as important “journeys of knowledge creation” or “places for knowledge integration”. To date, such perspectives have mainly used traditional cognitive and contextual theories of knowledge and have thus mostly been focused on human actors and their interaction. READ MORE

  2. 2. Innovative Construction of Student Residences Frameup Project

    University dissertation from Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Pedro António Pimenta de Andrade; Luleå tekniska universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Stålbyggnad; Steel Structures;

    Abstract : In the majority of university cities in Sweden, a strong demand for student accommodations has initiated various development and research projects focusing on costs reduction and fast execution. The present thesis brings up a solution based on the development of a feasible assembly concept and process, for a Modular Building erection, where prefabricated 3D Modules are assembled into a sway steel frame. READ MORE

  3. 3. Exploring the Shadows of Project Management

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Jan Wickenberg; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2004]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Industriell teknik och ekonomi; Industrial engineering and economy; project management; organization theory; formal organization; informal organization; shadow system; project management framework;

    Abstract : The project has become a preferred way of organizing work. Two major reasons for this trend are demands for increased market responsiveness and the empowering of workgroups in order to improve employee commitment. READ MORE

  4. 4. Doing IT project alignment Adapting the Delta model using design science

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Computer and Systems Sciences; Stockholm University

    Author : Andreas Nilsson; Stockholms universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; IT; project; alignment; agile; governance; architecture; pragmatic; design science; action research; data- och systemvetenskap; Computer and Systems Sciences;

    Abstract : Despite the perceived importance of IT, a majority of IT projects fail to deliver what was actually ordered (!). One main reason for failure is IT project management’s inability to adapt and react to a dynamic and changing project environment, instead, projects are run as if it is possible to predict all project variables before project start. READ MORE

  5. 5. Material Flows Incurred by Activities at Project Sites

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Nina Modig; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2007]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Industriell teknik och ekonomi; Industrial engineering and economy; logistics; project; project site; material flows; temporary organization; supply network;

    Abstract : The execution of numerous projects is dependent on the movement of large quantities of heterogeneous material to and from project sites. This has to be done in a timely manner to successfully produce desired outputs, e.g. buildings, concerts, peacekeeping operations and sport events. READ MORE