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TAPIA ARBOLEDA, A.C. (author)
The Ecuadorian construction sector lacks thermal comfort standards, causing building’s design to disregard the existing variations between the climatic regions in the country. Indoor comfort levels are generally poor, encouraging the use of unsustainable cooling and heating systems. A building´s envelope plays an important role in the energy and...
master thesis 2020
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Monsalve Cazorla, Francisco (author)
Guayaquil is the 2nd Largest city of Ecuador, located in one of the largest estuary ecosystems of the pacific coast in South-America (Delgado, 2011). Since 1960’s the city has gone through a rapid process of urbanization and informal settlements. This has caused severe spatial segregation and a development model that ignores the existing...
master thesis 2019
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Stenfert, J.G. (author), Rubaij Bouman, R.M. (author), Tutein Nolthenius, R.C. (author), Joosten, S. (author)
Despite several researches about the hydrological and hydrodynamic system of the Guayas region, elementary insight of the total system was lacking. Therefore, the purpose of this study was to create a general overview regarding floods. Besides, basic solutions are proposed for preparing Guayaquil against floods which might be present in the...
student report 2017
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Zhindón Andrade, P.N. (author)
Zero Energy Buildings intend to contribute to a more sustainable world. They approach this problem by reducing energy consumption and generating renewable energy. The considerations that should be taken into account for the design of these type of buildings in low latitudes are explored in the present research.
master thesis 2016
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Van Drunen, N.G. (author)
This graduation project takes a look at how Ecotourism could be developed at a site in El Corazón; an inactive volcano 50km south of Quito, Ecuador. The research was mainly concerned with a strategic problem orientation and was used to define the program for the project. It also was aimed at answering the following question: How can the...
master thesis 2015
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Erba, Diego Alfonso (author), Noguera, Gustavo (author), Mangiaterra, Aldo (author), Chávez Cangás, Geovanna Alexandra (author)
This paper describes the distinct existing systems to reference the height of objects and its possible applications in the structuring of 3D cadastre. It discusses advantages and inconveniences in the utilization of each one of them for the positioning of terrestrial objects in space. Hypotheses based on similar studies of cases in 3D cadastre...
conference paper 2014
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Beekx, R. (author), Jensen, I. (author), Mikkers, Y. (author), Dirksen, J. (author)
The first issue involves the accessibility of the pier of the refinery where coastal tankers moor to load or unload their cargo. The current depth at the pier is too small for large coastal tankers to fully load when mooring at the pier. In order to increase their cargo capacity, the depth in the mooring area should be increased. To expand the...
student report 2005
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