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Maity, Soumen (author), Phulwari, Pankaj (author), Rathi, Vaibhav (author), Chandran, Krishna (author), Sekhar, Achu (author), Kumar, Avinash (author), Banerjee, Abhijit (author)
Ahmedabad is the largest city in the state of Gujarat and the 5th largest in India in terms of population. It is one of the most important economic and industrial hubs in India. Additionally it is one of the fastest growing cities in India, leading to large infrastructural projects including metro rail and river front. Construction is also...
conference paper 2017
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Mehairjan, R.P.Y. (author)
Presently, maintenance management of assets in infrastructure utilities such as electricity, gas and water are widely undergoing changes towards new working environments. These are mainly driven against the background of stringent regulatory regimes, an ageing asset base, increased customer demands and constrained financial resources. Therefore,...
doctoral thesis 2016
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Aibinu, Ajibade A. (author), Papadonikolaki, E. (author)
Various procurement methods have been proposed as being more appropriate for implementing BIM. Simultaneously, BIM implementation affects the project coordination. Whereas many approaches to BIM implementation have considered integrated procurement, not all are applicable to various local markets. Particularly in the Netherlands, BIM...
conference paper 2016
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Aziabah Akanvose, A.B. (author), Gruis, V.H. (author), Elsinga, M. (author), Van der Flier, C.L. (author)
In the 1980s, the government of Ghana decided to withdraw from direct housing provision. In lieu of this, the two main institutions through which government provided and managed public housing – the TDC and SHC sold off most of their dwellings. The few remaining dwellings were transferred to local authorities to own and manage. There have been...
conference paper 2015
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Urlings, T.H. (author), Blank, J.L.T. (author)
Benchmark bedrijfsvoering voortgezet onderwijs biedt handvatten voor productiviteitsverbetering in de sector voortgezet onderwijs door middel van verbeteringen in de bedrijfsvoering. Uitgaand van enerzijds de leerlingenaantallen en onvertraagde studierendementen, en anderzijds de kosten, gecompenseerd voor de prijsniveaus, is de...
working paper 2012
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Heurkens, E.W.T.M. (author)
Subject of study is Private Sector-led Urban Development Projects. Such projects involve property developers taking a leading role and local authorities adopting a facilitating role in the management of the development of an urban area, based on a framework of public requirements and a formal contractual public-private role division. Such a...
doctoral thesis 2012
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Letema, S. (author), Van Vliet, B. (author), Van Lier, J.B. (author)
Satellite sewage collection and treatment systems have been independently developed and managed in East African cities outside the centrally planned and sewered areas. A satellite approach is a promising provisioning option parallel to public sewerage for middle- and high-income residential areas, endowed institutions, and government facilities....
journal article 2011
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Geerders, P. (author), Kokke, E. (author)
Management of the urban environment and urban development require well organized data and information as a basis for decision making, planning and policy development. Such data and information needs to be up-to-date, reliable and complete, and moreover be available at the time of need. The latter is especially relevant in the case of disasters...
conference paper 2011
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Nowak, P.O. (author)
Paper presents first findings, assumptions and initial results of the two innovative projects for construction industry: Leonardo da Vinci Projects (TRAIN.CON, 2010-2012) – “Augmented Reality Applied to Machinery Maintenance from Construction Sector” and Norwegian Instrument Project (NORW, 2009-2011) - “Distance Learning within Management in...
conference paper 2011
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Heurkens, E. (author)
The management of urban development projects in the Netherlands has changed significantly in recent years. These projects have become mainly ‘led’ by developers as they manage the entire life cycle of development projects, while public actors mainly facilitate development projects. This changes the way projects are organized and managed and...
conference paper 2011
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Ling, F.Y.Y. (author), Chua, M.H. (author), Ke, Y. (author)
It is not sustainable for construction projects in Singapore to rely merely on a Singaporean workforce due to the low participation rate of indigenous workers. A typical construction site in Singapore thus comprises migrant workers from several countries. This gives rise to the need for diversity management on construction sites to ensure social...
conference paper 2011
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Den Heijer, A.C. (author)
In the past decade managing the university campus has become more complex and challenging, with many more stakeholders, opportunities and threats to consider. Decreasing public involvement and funding for universities puts pressure on the internal allocation of resources, comparing investments in real estate with investments in human resources....
doctoral thesis 2011
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Urban interventions are vital to the city. These may involve renewal of inner city areas, transformation of port and industrial areas, industrial renewal, development of new residential areas, the rehabilitation of the historic centre of a town or the development of leisure areas in a city, just to list a few. These various interventions are...
book 2011
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Venselaar, J. (author), Van der Kelft, D. (author), Van Aart, R. (author)
Most companies find it difficult to integrate sustainability in their business strategy in such way that it will „pay off?. Sustainability with its opportunities and challenges are not understood in its real meaning for their business. A major factor is that a distinction in essential and non-essential (and even irrelevant) issues for the core...
conference paper 2010
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Lozano, R. (author)
This article explores the contribution from different corporate voluntary efforts to sustainable development (SD). It aims to provide a brief overview of the most widely used tools, initiatives, and approaches that have been developed by and for corporations to address environmental and social concerns, within and outside the company. The paper...
conference paper 2010
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Lima, E.T. (author), De Meira, A.M.M. (author), Akamatsu, K.Y.A. (author), Massambani, O. (author)
This article aims at describing the performance of sustainability indicators for Universidade de São Paulo, developed in Agência USP de Inovação/USP Recicla Program. In this context, the university's resources consumption has been assessed and indicators have been established so as to support actions, goals and sustainability policies for the...
conference paper 2010
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De Jong, A. (author)
Unavailability of technical systems, such as aircraft, is expensive. Technical systems require maintenance to prevent and to remedy defects that cause unavailability. Users of technical systems usually bear the consequences of the risk of unavailability, in particular the loss of productivity. This is based on the presumption that users are best...
doctoral thesis 2010
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Hekkenberg, R.G. (author)
conference paper 2009
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Hermans, L.M. (author)
A persistent challenge for the development of well-informed and sound environmental policies is to improve the connection between environmental experts, decision makers, and other involved actors. Answers are sought in processes for social learning and adaptive co-management that engage experts, decision makers, and local actors in an...
journal article 2008
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Miska, M.Ph. (author)
The thesis deals with the design and implementation of a distributed framework for real-time traffic management using microscopic online simulation.
doctoral thesis 2007
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