Search for dissertations about: "dissertation on operation management"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 352 swedish dissertations containing the words dissertation on operation management.

  1. 1. Container Logistics and its Management

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Lars A. R. Hultén; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [1997]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Industriell teknik och ekonomi; Industrial engineering and economy; Teknisk mekanik; Engineering mechanics; container; logistics; management; fleet management; demand management; transport systems; modelling; cybernetics; decision support systems;

    Abstract : In this work research on container logistics and its management is presented. Contrary to the common approach of treating this as a mathematical problem and addressing it by operations research methods, this work regards the problem in a wider perspective. READ MORE

  2. 2. Life Cycle Costing in Road Planning and Management A Case Study on Collision-free Roads

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Jonas Wennström; KTH.; [2014]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; collision-free road; design; infrastructure; investment; life cycle costing; life cycle cost analysis; maintenance; management; operation; planning; road; sustainability;

    Abstract : Construction of infrastructure does not only mean large capital investments but also future costs to operate and maintain these assets. Decision making in planning and design of roads will impact the need of future operation and maintenance activities. READ MORE

  3. 3. Innovation in the Construction Process - A Theoretical Framework

    University dissertation from Division of Construction Management, Lund Institute of Technology

    Author : Kristian Widén; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2002]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Innovation;

    Abstract : The demands on the construction industry can be met either by fulfilling them by applying existing knowledge and solutions or by creating something new. Trying to meet demands with existing knowledge and solutions is only possible to a certain point, beyond which it is necessary to create something new. READ MORE

  4. 4. Effects of Watershed Dynamics on Water Reservoir Operation Planning Considering the Dynamic Effects of Streamflow in Hydropower Operation

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Nicholas Zmijewski; KTH.; [2017]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; reservoir operation; dispersion processes; wave diffusion; multi-objective operation; water resource management; discharge variability; power spectrum analysis; Civil and Architectural Engineering; Byggvetenskap;

    Abstract : Water reservoirs are used to regulate river discharge for a variety of reasons, such as flood mitigation, water availability for irrigation, municipal consumption and power production purposes. Recent efforts to increase the amount of renewable power production have seen an increase in intermittent climate-variable power production due to wind and solar power production. READ MORE

  5. 5. Causality, Magnitude and Impact Mitigation of Rework in Uganda

    University dissertation from Lund University

    Author : John Muhumuza Kakitahi; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2014]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Rework; Client Quality Requirements; Whole Life Value Philosophy; Public building construction; Uganda;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in English Research has shown the Ugandan construction industry to be, primarily, an informal sector dominated by unskilled labour contracted mainly on minor building works such as alterations and renovations. Within such a context, the industry has also received negative publicity due to increasing quality failures on sites – commonly referred to as shoddy work. READ MORE