Search for dissertations about: "Cost control in construction project management"

Found 5 swedish dissertations containing the words Cost control in construction project management.

  1. 1. On enhancing joint risk management throughout a project's lifecycle Empirical studies of Swedish construction projects

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Ekaterina Osipova; Luleå tekniska universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Construction Engineering and Management; Byggproduktion;

    Abstract : Due to their complexity, construction projects involve significant risks thatmust be managed in order to meet the main project objectives in terms of cost,time and quality. While some risks can be foreseen at the beginning of aproject and allocated among the project actors, other risks are difficult topredict. READ MORE

  2. 2. On the Uptake of Energy Efficiency Technologies in European Residential Buildings

    University dissertation from Gothenburg : Chalmers tekniska högskola

    Author : Clara Camarasa; [2019]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Europe; measures; residential building stock; technology; energy efficiency;

    Abstract : Residential buildings constitute approximately 75% of the European building stock, accounting for circa 30% of the EU´s overall energy demand and emissions. They also represent one of the biggest sources of energy saving potential, holding a crucial role in achieving EU carbon targets. READ MORE

  3. 3. Transportation asset management Quality related accounting, measurements and use in road management processes

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Berth Jonsson; KTH.; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : Today there are shortcomings in monitoring, control, analyses, learning and reporting of the results of activities and operations in the road management processes. There are also shortcomings in transparency and verifiability, in knowledge of road management’s costs and life cycle costs, of the road capital’s standard and condition and in measures of quality deficiency costs, productivity and maintenance backlog. READ MORE

  4. 4. Design Iteration Control Framework for Offsite Building Projects

    University dissertation from Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Martin Haller; Luleå tekniska universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Träbyggnad; Timber Structures;

    Abstract : During the course of the studies this thesis is based upon a designiteration control framework for offsite building projects wasconceptualized. The ultimate goal was to develop a robust tool to assistproject managers to find the optimal balance between maintainingsufficient project-by-project iteration to solve complex designproblems, and avoiding excessive iteration, which unnecessarilycomplicates design and scheduling. READ MORE

  5. 5. Logistics of Earthmoving Operations Simulation and Optimization

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Jiali Fu; KTH.; [2013]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY;

    Abstract : Earthworks are a fundamental part of heavy construction engineering and involve the moving and processing of the soil surface of earth. Normally, earthmoving operations are carried out during the early stages of heavy construction projects. READ MORE