Search for dissertations about: "infrastructure"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1030 swedish dissertations containing the word infrastructure.

  1. 1. Designing the Design Organisation: Client-consultant coordination in a large infrastructure project

    Author : Therese Eriksson; [2016]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; organisational heuristics; infrastructure; project routines; practice approach; megaprojects; public projects; organisational routines; coordination;

    Abstract : Large infrastructure projects are unique and last for a long time, but they are still temporary organisations. The technology involved is often complex, and the uncertainty is high. Managing such projects and coordinating all the actors involved is a complicated task for both suppliers and clients. READ MORE

  2. 2. A Microdata Analysis Approach to Transport Infrastructure Maintenance

    University dissertation from Borlänge : Dalarna University

    Author : Kristin Svenson; Högskolan Dalarna.; [2017]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Transport Infrastructure Asset Management; Transport Infrastructure Maintenance; Statistical Modeling; Microdata Analysis; Complex Systems – Microdata Analysis; Komplexa system - mikrodataanalys;

    Abstract : Maintenance of transport infrastructure assets is widely advocated as the key in minimizing current and future costs of the transportation network. While effective maintenance decisions are often a result of engineering skills and practical knowledge, efficient decisions must also account for the net result over an asset's life-cycle. READ MORE

  3. 3. Interaction Infrastructure a Holistic Approach to Support Co-Modality for Freight

    University dissertation from Karlskrona : Blekinge Institute of Technology

    Author : Inger Gustafsson; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola.; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Logistics; Co-modality; Transport policy; Information;

    Abstract : In this thesis I have illustrated how information is essential for the management of transport chains. I have explored the notion of transparency as well as its importance for transport chains. The conclusion drawn is that transparency does not mean that every player should know everything at all times. READ MORE

  4. 4. Underneath Norrköping An Urban Mine of Hibernating Infrastructure

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Björn Wallsten; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Urban mining; infrastructure; hibernating stocks; Material Flow Analysis; infrastructure studies; Norrköping;

    Abstract : This study examines the subsurface infrastructure in the Swedish city of Norrköping from an urban mining perspective. Urban mining is a broadly defined term for different strategies that regard the built environment as a resource base for materials. READ MORE

  5. 5. 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