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Wijnstra, R. (author)
In this thesis the role of the project manager in team development is studied. The aim of this research is to identify different leadership styles among project managers and to find out if there is a connection between these leadership styles and the development phases of a team. In other words: can a project manager influence the development of...
master thesis 2016
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Frenaij, M.P.H. (author)
master thesis 2014
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Boekhoudt, J.R. (author)
Op Aruba is een woningcorporatie actief op het gebied van sociale woningbouw, de FCCA. Sociale woningbouw projecten worden steeds minder financieel haalbaar. Echter blijft de vraag naar deze woningen in verhouding groot. Dit onderzoek gaat op zoek naar een nieuw financiele systeem dat projecten in de toekomst weer haalbaar maakt.
master thesis 2010
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Nooij, S.A. (author)
Industrial Symbiosis (IS) in an inter-firm collaboration that delivers both economic and environmental benefits. IS can occur when there are local opportunities for the exchange of an underutilized resource, this means that the exchanged resource is often not a standard product. A non-standard product requires technical expertise and investments...
master thesis 2014
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Gijsen, F. (author)
The importance of including flexibility into transportation infrastructure projects decision-making is widely recognised. Real-option analysis (ROA) is a technique for valuing flexibility to adapt to an uncertain future which can be included in the traditional Cost-Benefit Analysis. However, current practice of real options in transportation...
master thesis 2016
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Tjon Tsoe Jin, T.R. (author)
The software testing method currently used by the IT consultancy company Logica is the TestFrame method. This testing method is used for example on testing Web Services. Currently, the combination of the TestFrame method with Web Services is still in an infant stage. This thesis analyzes and models the current application of the TestFrame method...
master thesis 2012
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van der Veer, Machiel (author)
For remote islands with high energy prices in the tropics, Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion (OTEC) can be a reliable energy source to supply a renewable baseload for the energy grid. Also, due to the increasing cooling demand, there is a need for sustainable cooling around the equator. This can be supplied by seawater air-conditioning (SWAC). For...
master thesis 2018
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Aben, Marloes (author)
Currently, the Dutch supermarket Albert Heijn is using a push strategy to introduce new products to their end consumers, the grocery shoppers. When new products are launched in the supermarket, Albert Heijn notices that the grocery shoppers often do not purchase these new items. This raises a question which Albert Heijn is not yet able to answer...
master thesis 2018
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Nijsse, Youri (author)
In a rapidly expanding offshore wind market, governments are evaluating their role in the support of the export of their domestic companies. This thesis looks at what roles governments utilize in the export domain of offshore wind. Four governmental roles are identified and their prevalence is rated in different stages of a novel representation...
master thesis 2018
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Van der Beek, P.P. (author)
At the dawn of a large infrastructure replacement program in the Netherlands the question rises whether current forms of public-private partnerships in infrastructure projects are sufficient to deal with the complexities involved in large scale replacement of water infrastructure objects. It is stated that the concept of public private...
master thesis 2015
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Gaaff, E.J.E. (author)
How can we make our cities more sustainable? And in particular, how to build the resiliency of urban environments to the effects of climate change and increased urbanization? This is one of the main challenges that urban planners are dealing with today. The relevance of this issue is reflected in the large number of cities around the globe that...
master thesis 2015
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McMullen, Connor (author)
What happens when we treat our policy messages more like mythology and less like rhetoric? How can we even begin to structure policy as a mythology? What is a myth anyway? This thesis endeavors to explore the mysterious world of stories, through an extensive literature review of literary analysis, and a exemplary case study about the impact of...
master thesis 2019
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Pak, Sophie (author)
In this thesis, the applicability of a novel method – the Participatory Value Evaluation method – to the transition towards zero natural gas use at the local level of the case study neighborhood Hengstdal in Nijmegen was researched. The main objective of this thesis is to contribute to the development of the PVE method by researching the...
master thesis 2018
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Potemans, Astrid (author)
A circular economy has gained attention as a potential solution to the tension between the increasing demand for and the limited supply of materials. The construction industry consumes a great amount of global resources and generates a great amount of waste, and can contribute to the shift towards a circular economy by means of a more circular...
master thesis 2017
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Vlaming, Annemieke (author)
Due to growing prosperity in the world, together with the trend of urbanization, more and more natural resources are needed. However, the earth cannot keep providing us these materials, since many of them are depleting. The concept of circular economy is seen as an opportunity to tackle this problem. However, the infrastructure industry lags...
master thesis 2018
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van Rijen, Ladislas (author)
The accumulation of natural and persistent anthropogenic debris in particular, within aquatic ecosystems, brings along a myriad of ramifications. By reducing these debris, damage to nautical vessels and harm to marine life can be mitigated. Rivers are an important pathway of debris towards coastal harbors, ports and marine ecosystems. To...
master thesis 2019
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Mahabier, G.V. (author)
Many firms are nowadays engaged in strategic alliances for their success and survival and are therefore determined to maintain or even increase their performance. Various strategy scholars focused on the impact of business strategies on performance; whereas network scholars examined the impact of the network position of the firm on its...
master thesis 2011
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Oudijn, E.G. (author)
The aim of this research is to translate the possibilities of Contextual Innovation Management into recommendations which Stedin Meetbedrijf can use to develop innovative services. The main research question is: How can Contextual Innovation Management be applied for the service innovation process of Stedin Meetbedrijf? Contextual Innovation...
master thesis 2011
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Pluijmen, Tuur (author)
Context: The city of The Hague is located in The Netherlands, in the province of Zuid-Holland and with nearly 500,000 inhabitants it is the third largest city of the country. The increasing dynamics of globalization have also made its way to The Hague, where urban competitiveness is increasingly considered to be an important aspect for the city...
master thesis 2017
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Kröse, Maarten (author)
Despite continuous efforts to improve, the construction industry is prone to failure of large infrastructure projects in terms of time and cost overruns. It is believed good interface management is contributing to the success of infrastructure projects. The research has been executed at Heijmans, a major contractor in the Netherlands. The...
master thesis 2017
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