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Hartog, Mervin (author)
The design proposal is situated along the edge of the city of Strasbourg, the design deals with a existing flooding problem in the area that currently limits the development of the area. The building looks at providing a new scenic route that crosses through a multitude of different landscapes and elevations. The elevated walkway is meant to...
master thesis 2019
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van Herwaarden, Elise (author)
The oil industry might be the most obvious system causing the North Sea to be a disputed territory in recent times. One of the main participants in this dispute is Norway: a country extremely wealthy, thanks to oil revenue.
In oil’s supply chain, the Mongstad refinery plays a crucial role. Situated in a fjord in western Norway, it’s...
master thesis 2019
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Nijgh, M.P. (author)
Steel-concrete composite beams are widely used in practice because of the simple construction sequence and the economic cross-section design. The application of welded headed studs in composite beams prevents the non-destructive separation of the composite beam, which leads to a very low scoring in the sustainability assessment in terms of the...
poster 2018
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Michelotto, Mariapaola (author)
With the first Five Year Plan of 1928 Stalin initiated a period of massive industrialisation of remote zones of Russia. This lead to the creation of several Monotowns, newly built industrial settlements based on one economical source or industry.
The project takes as a study case the town of Togliatti, the largest built in Soviet Union and...
master thesis 2018
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Schoneveld, Arjan (author)
The project deals with a changing territorial environment on the Île aux Épis in Strasbourg, France, on which an urban (residential) masterplan has been drawn with a set of stipulations by the port authorities on the island. These stipulations introduce, among other things, a road that is to maintain the connectivity of the port to the highway...
master thesis 2018
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ALbers, Cateau (author)
Amsterdam is dealing with a discontinuity between a gentrified urban centre and a disadvantaged periphery, caused by the presence of different spatial concepts. The centre follows the concept of centralisation and therefore has fine grain, marked by the richness of connections between the different scaled grids. Centrality happens on the streets...
master thesis 2018
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Fontijn, Franka (author)
This graduation thesis concerns the reintegration and reinterpretationof infrastructure in the urban landscape. Since the Industrial Revolution,people and cities have become more dependent on cars, and by the mid-20th century, infrastructure moved toward being a component of trafficmanagement, instead of urbanism. In urban situation, this caused...
master thesis 2018
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Koops, L.S.W. (author)
Infrastructure projects - such as the construction of tunnels and bridges or the (re)construction of roads and highways – are always performed to add quality to society. In The Netherlands, these projects are most often financed by the government, from local to national level, and constructed by private contractors. Public and private partners...
doctoral thesis 2017
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van Ginkel, Suzan (author)
Investment projects in railway infrastructure networks are needed to maintain a high condition of the network, maximize the capacity of the network, and to keep the risk low. Railway organizations are aiming to achieve these goals, but also want to minimize the costs of the investments. The desires of stakeholders in railway networks such as the...
master thesis 2017
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Priemus, H. (author)
Between 1950 and 1990, housing was the driving force behind the spatial growth of the Randstad. Growth poles (1970s) and later VINEX locations (1990–2010) were the main components of growth management. Transport infrastructure has developed greatly since the 1920s. Since 1990, infrastructure development has increasingly become the structuring...
journal article 2017
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Leijten, M. (author)
Complex underground infrastructure construction projects tend to develop in a state of “bounded manageability”. Various types of uncertainties are inherent to these projects and put the project manager in front of serious challenges, risking budget overruns, delays and sometimes even technical failure. Managing such a project is a matter of...
doctoral thesis 2017
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Hajonides van der Meulen, Thomas (author)
The environmental and social impact of the energy generation and distribution industry on the biosphere is negative or unknown due to a lack of supply chain transparency. For electricity and gas distribution system operators (DSOs), the opportunity to contribute significantly to more environmental and social sustainable development in the energy...
master thesis 2017
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de Bruijn, Mike (author)
The living standard of the people in Alamar
is missing quality. Although many issues,
like drinking water, have been solved locally,
but a stable electricity infrastructure cannot
be provided by the people themselves. The
instability of the electricity is traceable to
the construction period. Alamar was built
on the...
master thesis 2017
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Mastenbroek, I.A.B. (author)
The growing parcel volumes have impact on the infrastructure and processes of logistic service providers. The infrastructure and process of debriefing parcels have been researched at PostNL parcels. Alternative methods to perform this process have been designed and evaluated to give an advise how to perform this process in the near future to...
master thesis 2017
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van Doesburg, K. (author)
This study responds to cities in the world focussing more and more on implementing a bicycle infrastructure. The bicycle infrastructure is often envisioned to make the city more attractive for the people (again), however a lot of the criteria to design for the bicycle infrastructure are left vague and (too) open for interpretation as ...
master thesis 2017
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van Dijk, F. (author)
master thesis 2017
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van Breugel, K. (author)
Ageing is an inherent feature of nature and, hence, of materials, structures and systems. Yet, it seems a rather new topic in both science and engineering. The main reason for increasing attention for ageing as a topic is the growing awareness that, particularly in industrialized countries, ageing of our assets is a financial burden for the...
journal article 2017
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Ersoy, A. (author)
Cities are centres of innovation, but they also face great challenges such as rapid urbanization, climate change and increased pressure on city services. While working in partnership has been considered as an essential element in urban management, the increasing interconnected nature of infrastructure networks has provided opportunities for...
journal article 2017
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Tavlaridi, I. (author)
A study into the infrastructure and transportation practices of Chicago and how to redefine the experience of commute in the 21st century.
master thesis 2016
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Stakelbeek, R.A.R. (author)
The Delft University of Technology intends to aid in the development of autonomous vehicles by building their own experiment platform in the DAVI project. To be able to make valid decisions, an autonomous vehicle needs to know its surroundings. Many sensors are used to detect any objects within range, but the sensor information has to be...
master thesis 2016
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