Search for dissertations about: "Pilot Projects"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 25 swedish dissertations containing the words Pilot Projects.

  1. 1. Knowledge Sharing Across Professional Boundaries in Construction: Facilitators and Hindrances

    Author : Karin Johansson; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; brokers; knowledge sharing; pilot projects; time; case study; project based settings; energy efficiency of buildings;

    Abstract : In a separated processes according to professional functions, the ambition of becoming sustainable calls for collective innovation through collaboration. For this to happen, learning and the sharing of knowledge between professional groups and organisational entities needs to be improved in project-based contexts. READ MORE

  2. 2. Pilot Production and Manufacturing Start-up in the Automotive Industry. Principles for Improved Performance

    Author : Henrik Almgren; [1999]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; disturbance control; performance; verification; manufacturing start-up; learning; pilot production; Swedish automotive industry; product and production preparation;

    Abstract : The dissertation is based on experiences from Volvo Car Corporation and examines pilot production and manufacturing start-up, processes that are here combined under the rubric final verification of product and production system. The purpose of this dissertation is to study pilot production and manufacturing start-up in order, first, to identify and analyze factors affecting final verification performance and, secondly, to develop general principles for how final verification performance can be improved. READ MORE

  3. 3. Complexity and learning in timber frame housing the case of a solid wood pilot project

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Ylva Sardén; [2005]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Träbyggnad; Timber Structures;

    Abstract : An extensive governmental evaluation of the Swedish construction industry shows that it is possible to reduce production costs in housing construction through industrialisation, customer orientation, and a more efficient construction process. Today large construction companies are more and more focused on dealing with systems and coordinating large projects and the real production is getting less important. READ MORE

  4. 4. Construction Performance Measurement: Site Managers in Refurbishment Projects

    University dissertation from Gothenburg : Chalmers tekniska högskola

    Author : Ahmet Anil Sezer; [2016]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; productivity; refurbishment; waste management; construction industry; monitoring; sustainability; Performance; ICT; resource use;

    Abstract : Firms use management accounting, controls and performance measurement to ensure that employee activities are aligned with organizational goals and strategies. Performance is measured at different levels: industry, firm, project and activity. READ MORE

  5. 5. Integrated Bridge Maintenance Evaluation of a pilot project and future perspectives

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Hans-Åke Mattsson; Håkan Sundquist; Jan Bröchner; [2008]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; bridge management; bridge maintenance; real service life; partnering; TECHNOLOGY Civil engineering and architecture Building engineering; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Samhällsbyggnadsteknik och arkitektur Byggnadsteknik;

    Abstract : The trend in many countries is to outsource maintenance with competitive tendering. The design of the tender is then a crucial issue. A new type of tendering contract, called "Integrated Bridge Maintenance", was introduced in one experimental area in Sweden. READ MORE