Corporate sustainability in the construction industry is a challenge to many companies. The industry is still under-performing in each of the key themes of sustainable construction and this has lead to a 'blame culture’ where each sector of the industry allocates responsibility for its current failings to others (CIRIA C563, 2001).
Construction of sustainable houses has been a top priority within civil engineering. The following research topics are being actively undertaken and may be a good area for you to base your research on your own engineering dissertation.
The hypothesis of this research dissertation is that with more and more pressures and new legislation applied to sustainable construction this may be forcing contract costs to rise. Contents1 The Compact City and Sustainable Development2 1.2: Aim and Objectives3 2.1: What is wrong with the city life? 2014. Sustainability is defined the desire to perform activities without any depletion of.
Dissertations: 2013-2005. Year Student Name Dissertation Title 2013 Alegre Perfecto, V. Contribution of rural businesses based on non-wood forest products to the promotion of sustainable livelihoods in the local communities around Zomba, Malosa and Liwonde Forest Reserves, Malawi 2013 Astudillo, P. The Sumak Kawsay: a new environment and development paradigm? 2013 Curry, H. A win-win-win.
Seeking sustainability in the construction sector: opportunities within impact assessment and sustainable public procurement v LIST OF APPENDED PAPERS This thesis is based on the following papers which are referred to in the text by their Roman numerals. Papers included in the thesis: I. Uttam, K., Faith-Ell, C and Balfors B., 2012. EIA and.
The dissertation topics in procurement management are provided on the latest and recent trends in the area. The project topics on procurement and supply chain management can be selected to carry out research in the area. A list of research topics in procurement and logistics management is provided keeping in view the recent and emerging trends in the field. The research topics in procurement.
SUSTAINABLE CONSTRUCTION METHOD SECTION A: THE ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF CONSTRUCTION WORKS It is important to define the environmental impact assessment as a “process of identifying, predicting, evaluating and mitigating the biophysical, social, and other relevant effects of development proposals prior to major decisions being taken and commitments made”.
Dissertation Research and Writing for Construction Students by S. G. Naoum User-friendly, easy to dip into guide for all Built Environment students Takes the reader from the stage of choosing a topic to writing a well-structured dissertation Best case practice illustrated with numerous examples, case studies and references Dissertation Research and Writing for Construction Students covers.