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Kok, Marin (author)
Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) projects have become an internationally popular model for construction projects, where large risks are bore by the EPC contractor and the subcontractors [Galloway, 2009; Guo et al., 2010]. Risks are inherent to all construction projects, however, the high uncertainties of the international EPC...
master thesis 2023
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Ning, Jinghua (author)
Effective planning and control are crucial for the successful delivery of engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) projects, which are characterized by complex organizational structures, interdependent activities, overlapping phases, and a large number of disciplines and participants. However, project uncertainty, including the lack of...
master thesis 2022
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Navandar, Aditya (author)
In recent years, the concept of sustainability has grown in popularity and has become a critical strategic component for businesses (Garza, 2013). Corporate organizations, as the industry's productive drivers, play a crucial role in attaining sustainable development. Thus, the problems have shifted from "WHY" to "HOW" to integrate sustainability...
master thesis 2022
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Muhamed Salim, Mehna (author)
Sustainability is seen as one of the most important challenges faced by the world today (Silvius, 2017). Within EPC companies, there are quite some ambitions at the strategic level to integrate sustainability into project procurement, but implementation at the project level is still quite limited. Additionally, existing literature focusing on...
master thesis 2022
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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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Engelhart, Eric (author)
“Who of us would not be happy to lift the veil behind which the future is hidden and to focus our thoughts on the unknown future” (Shepherd & Williams, 2015). What if we already know our unknowns, would it not be a piece of cake to deliver construction projects of high quality within time and budget? In order to predict the unknown future,...
master thesis 2018
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Boting, B. (author)
The incumbent (chemical) plant engineering industry is under pressure for two reasons. At first, the rising internationalization of the economy results in low-cost competitors putting pressure on prices and lead times of projects. Secondly, the decreasing oil prices result in major investment cuts in the oil & gas and chemical industry. As a...
master thesis 2015
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Galanos, N. (author)
The concept of the More Electric Aircraft, where the majority of the aircraft’s secondary needs will be supplied by electrical power, is under continuous research over a number of years in order to conform the recent demand for more efficient and environmentally friendly aircrafts. Advancements in power electronics have contributed towards the...
master thesis 2015
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Schuurman, J.J. (author)
To get insight in the expected effects of Energy Performance Contracting at an early stage.
master thesis 2015
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Yerramreddy, V.A. (author)
Forensic schedule analysis is an analysis method that investigates the events of a CPM Schedule. It is recognized that the forensic schedule analysis may potentially be used in a legal proceeding. This means that the claimant for a delay claim might use the forensic schedule analysis to analyze the events of a CPM schedule to prove his...
master thesis 2014
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Ungureanu, O.M. (author)
The mobile core network experienced many transformations during the past decade and at this moment virtualisation constitutes the next big phase in the operators strategies. Another technology which might step in the coming years is Software Defined Networking (SDN), a more mature technology in data centers, which strives to revolutionize the...
master thesis 2014
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Cowan, A. (author)
In order to meet the requirements set by the national government and European Union concerning energy reduction, the EPC of houses will have to drop to 0.4 by 2015 and 0 by 2020. To achieve these target, it is necessary to gain more knowledge about the real performance of current new realized buildings, to see how these buildings can be improved...
master thesis 2014
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Van der Horst, T. (author)
master thesis 2013
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Konterman, R.R. (author)
Although people have tried to control processes for centuries, with the more recent introduction of larger economies-of-scale and the toughening economic environment organisations are increasingly interested in improving their business processes. This has resulted in the emergence of Business Process Management (BPM), a field that has quickly...
master thesis 2010
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