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Bai, Jingyuan (author)
With the trend of work-from-home and flexible working arising from the Covid-19 virus pandemic becoming increasingly popular, personal branding will play a growing role in the workplace. Practitioners in a few industries, such as public relations, have been at the forefront of personal branding and will continue to attract people from other...
master thesis 2022
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Ouwens, Gilles (author)
Hereby, you are reading my graduation project for the Master’s program in Strategic Product Design on the TUDelft. The research has been formulated from my interest in both customer-centric design and the automotive industry. <br/><br/>This research started with the aim to introduce short-cycle feedback loops in pre-development departments to...
master thesis 2022
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Zhong, yuqi (author)
Zlín, located in the east part of the Czech Republic, is a historical industrial town. The development of this modern city has a deep connection with Bata shoe company and its social scheme. The company has been known for its shoe production and the urban and architectural values from its pioneer and utopian town planning and its variant modules...
student report 2022
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de Metz, Skip (author)
Due to the dynamic and complex nature of the construction industry, it is evident that the integration of processes and groups is more challenging to attain in comparison to other industries (Demirkesen &amp; Ozorhon,2017). Therefore, there is a call for better integration of project participants and processes in construction projects (Franz et...
master thesis 2022
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Riillo, Cesare Antonio F. (author), Allamano-Kessler, Renaud (author), Asnafi, Nader (author), Fomin, Vladislav V. (author), van de Kaa, G. (author)
Standards may be arrived at through various coordination mechanisms, including cooperation, coopetition, or competition. This article explores how technological uncertainty affects the coordination mechanism for standardization. The article is based on the Community Innovation Survey, a sizeable firm-level survey representative of the...
journal article 2022
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Ortt, J.R. (author), Kamp, L.M. (author)
Pioneering companies of radically new technological innovations often suffer from a slow uptake of their innovations and struggle to find the right introduction strategy. This paper aims to conceptualize a Technological Innovation System framework that can be applied to formulate and study niche introduction strategies from a company perspective...
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Ashkrof, P. (author), Correia, Gonçalo (author), Cats, O. (author), van Arem, B. (author)
The performance of ride-sourcing services such as Uber and Lyft is determined by the collective choices of individual drivers who are not only chauffeurs but private fleet providers. In such a context, ride-sourcing drivers are free to decide whether to accept or decline ride requests assigned by the ride-hailing platform. Drivers’ ride...
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Ranar Taraditya Wahyudhi, Ranar (author)
As part of engineering projects, turnaround maintenance (TAM) projects also still suffer the issue of reusing knowledge across projects. Although TAM projects have a recurring character, the TAM projects’ schedule performance is still frequently unmet. It is also revealed that rework is one of the causes of TAM schedule overruns. Hence, this...
master thesis 2021
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Zani, Jacopo (author)
The graduation work aims to raise a discussion around the future of post-industrial urban centers and communities. A counter-project that, through a critique of conventional urban planning methods, wants to re-imagine the future of those small towns that are facing an economic and demographic crisis caused by the ending of industrial activities....
master thesis 2021
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Martins Martinho Bessa, A.C. (author), Herber, Nils (author), Kroesen, M. (author), Chorus, C.G. (author)
The onset of autonomous driving has provided fertile ground for discussions about ethics in recent years. These discussions are heavily documented in the scientific literature and have mainly revolved around extreme traffic situations depicted as moral dilemmas, i.e. situations in which the autonomous vehicle (AV) is required to make a...
journal article 2021
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Amiri Ara, Rashid (author), Paardenkooper, Klara (author), van Duin, Ron (author)
Purpose: This paper aims to propose a new blockchain system design to improve engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) companies’ supply chain for constructing oil and gas infrastructure, by mitigating cost and time inefficiencies. Design/methodology/approach: A case study analyses the supply chain of a sample EPC company. First, a...
journal article 2021
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Jin, C. (author), Li, B. (author), Ye, Zhaoying (author), Xiang, Pengcheng (author)
In recent years, more and more construction enterprises are expanding into overseas markets, especially in underdeveloped regions such as Africa. Compared to domestic construction projects, international construction projects have been faced with more uncertainties and increased levels of safety risks to the employees in the context of political...
journal article 2021
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van der Heide, Ruurd (author)
Most countries have shown their concern towards global warming and made commitments to decrease carbon emissions. Energy usage will have to become more efficient and generated by an increasing amount of sustainable resources. Hard-to-abate industries will require incentives to decarbonize their processes. Research shows that consumer-facing...
master thesis 2020
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Elsen, Tom (author)
The energy transition ignites change and fuels modifications in numerous aspects of the society, specifically in the oil and gas industry. Besides, it creates a dynamic environment, an uncertain policy, and an economic environment for international oil companies (IOCs), affecting their business strategies. However, only a few studies focused on...
master thesis 2020
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Yip, Henk (author)
Currently, technology manufacturing companies are driven by revenue, based on volume sales, cost reduction of supply chains, factories and operations. This is all based on the current linear economy business model. In order to go against the negative environmental impacts, sustainability plays a major role by the aim to achieve sustainable...
master thesis 2020
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Berck, Dominique (author)
This research investigates how to break through intra-organizational data silos in multinational engineering companies by analyzing data sharing networks. Data occurs in many ways like numbers, statistics, and documents in structured and unstructured forms. Companies consider data as one of their most valuable assets for decision-making and to...
master thesis 2020
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Fielbaum, Andres (author), Tirachini, Alejandro (author)
Ride-hailing (ridesourcing) companies such as Uber, Lyft, and Didi Chuxing have been a disruptive force in the urban mobility landscape around the world during the past decade. In this paper, we analyse the working conditions, earnings, and job satisfaction of ride-hailing drivers. We begin by discussing the regulatory, labour, financial, and...
journal article 2020
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Ashkrof, P. (author), Correia, Gonçalo (author), Cats, O. (author), van Arem, B. (author)
Ride-sourcing has recently been at the centre of attention as the most disruptive mode of transport associated with the so-called shared mobility era. Drivers, riders, the platform, policymakers, and the general public are considered as the main stakeholders of the system. While ride-sourcing platforms have been growing, so did the heightened...
journal article 2020
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Zhang, Jiayun (author), Chen, Y. (author), Gong, Qingyuan (author), Ding, Aaron Yi (author), Xiao, Yu (author), Wang, Xin (author), Hui, Pan (author)
We identified three temporal patterns shown in commit activities among Chinese and American companies and found that Chinese businesses are more likely to follow long work hours than American ones. We also conducted a survey on the trends of, reasons for, and results of overtime work. Our study could provide references for developers to...
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Wesdijk, Xenia (author)
Decreasing the CO2 footprint related to business and commuter travel for companies presents a multitude of challenges. These challenges range from finding the objections of employees regarding EVs, and ways to overcome them, to determining what an ideal composition of a car fleet would be. At the same time the financial...
master thesis 2019
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