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Sewnath, Madevi (author)
To reduce global warming the emission of greenhouse gases (GHG) must be net zero in 2050, Paris agreement. In the Netherlands the building sector is responsible for 38% of total GHG emissions, 27% being operational carbon (related to energy use) and 11% embodied carbon (related to the use of materials). A large portion of the GHG emissions in...
master thesis 2024
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Frackers, Jesse (author)
It is observed that both cost and environmental impact are underemphasized criteria in the investment decision-making process of Institutional Real Estate Investment Funds (IREIFs). The limited adoption of Life Cycle Costing (LCC) and Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) within IREIFs' Performance Management Systems (PMS) hampers improved investment...
master thesis 2023
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Le Grand, Oscar (author)
Sea level rise will increase the risk of flooding in coastal areas. This poses a risk to the coastal protection as well as rivers and lakes close to the coast. Solutions are needed to cope with this threat. The past decade, nature based solutions have gained significant interest. One of these solutions could be sandy foreshores. Due to the use...
master thesis 2022
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Koullapis, Kendeas (author)
Over the last few years, the construction sector has experienced increasing demand for raw materials due to the rapid growth of the urban population. At the same time, most of the post-war buildings in Europe have reached the end of their service life. As a consequence, a period of intense demolition activities with<br/>significant waste...
master thesis 2022
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Mangana, Danai (author)
Building construction is a material-intensive process known for depleting natural resources, mainly gravel and sand, used in concrete production. At the same time, building demolition generates large amounts of construction and demolition waste (CDW), primarily consisting of end-of-life (EOL) concrete, a significant waste flow occurring in...
master thesis 2022
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Hu, Mingming (author), Miranda-Xicotencat, Brenda (author), Ita-Nagy, Diana (author), Prado, Valentina (author), Guinée, Jeroen (author), van Roekel, Eric (author), Huismans, Renate (author), Rens, Frank (author), Lotfi, Somayeh (author), Di Maio, Francesco (author)
Ninety five percent of the construction and demolition waste is recycled in the Netherlands. Most of it is used for low value applications such as road base materials; the use of secondary material in buildings is still less than 3%7. In order to recover waste for higher value applications, enhancing selective demolition and waste management...
conference paper 2017
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Hu, M. (author), Miranda-Xicotencat, B. (author), Ita-Nagy, D. (author), Prado, V. (author), Guinée, J.B. (author), van Roekel, E (author), Huismans, R. (author), Rens, F. (author), Lotfi, Somayeh (author), Di Maio, F. (author)
Ninety five percent of the construction and demolition waste is recycled in the Netherlands. Most of it is used for low value applications such as road base materials; the use of secondary material in buildings is still less than 3%7. In order to recover waste for higher value applications, enhancing selective demolition and waste management...
conference paper 2017
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Van Mulligen, A.E. (author)
The objectives of the Netherlands Ministry of Defence are not changed since the start of the Cold War, but the execution has dramatically changed. From a single enemy in the east to many smaller threats all over the world. Due to this change also the public opinion over the Netherlands Ministry of Defence is changed, which has drawn more...
master thesis 2015
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Van der Valk, K. (author)
In December 2002 the highly innovative inflatable storm surge barrier near Kampen in the Netherlands was finished. This Ramspol barrier (named after the small villages next to it) has to protect the area surrounding the "Zwarte Meer" during north-western storms. These storms result in water setup that can cause severe problems for the very low...
master thesis 2014
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de Jong, P. (author), Remøy, H.T. (author), van der Voordt, D.J.M. (author), van der Kuij, R.S. (author)
Purpose – Identifying opportunities for adaptive reuse in a changing (increasing market driven) context for Dutch care accommodation. Design/methodology/approach – Combination of two student thesis, both based on case study and decision model development. Findings – Due to new courses in the Dutch care industry functions of care accommodation...
conference paper 2014
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Huijsman, R.A. (author)
The shipping industry emits large quantaties of CO2, NOx and SOx. The regulations regarding these harmful emissions become stricter. For ship owners there are different solutions to reduce emissions. Among others they can switch to cleaner fuels or install exhaust gas treatment systems. This report provides an insight in the calculation of the...
master thesis 2014
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De Witt, E. (author)
Historically, the Dutch public road authority (Rijkswaterstaat) had the responsibility for initiation, design, built, finance, operation and maintenance of road infrastructure projects. Fairly recently, integral DBFM) contracts have been introduced to road infrastructure. In a DBFM contract, a private party is responsible for Designing, Building...
master thesis 2013
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Kim, M. (author)
This research focuses on “Disassembly” as the environmentally preferred approach to curtain wall systems’ EoL. The process of disassembly can maximize material recovery and facilitate reuse of components. The resulting environmental benefits vary from limiting the need for virgin materials and saving manufacturing energy to reducing the final...
master thesis 2013
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Krutzfeldt, G. (author)
master thesis 2012
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Meland, O.H. (author), Robertsen, K. (author), Hannas, G. (author)
Several research studies have identified critical success factors and their impact on project success. Central to both success and failure is the issue of selection criteria, and the importance of incorporating qualitative factors when contracting for complex design and construction projects. Empirical findings suggest that price is still...
conference paper 2011
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Wever, R. (author), Boks, C.B. (author), Pratama, I. (author), Stevels, A.L.N. (author)
Packaging design for consumer electronic products is a challenge because contradictory demands from a distribution perspective and a marketing perspective have to be balanced. With several company departments involved and powerful external stakeholders this is a complicated matter. As the level of sophistication of data concerning a packagings...
conference paper 2007
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van den Brink, M.B. (author), Baan, P.J. (author), Verheij, H.J. (author), Kok, M. (author), Barendrecht, A. (author), Akkerman, G.J. (author)
report 2002
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