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  • A Critical Assessment of Human Element Regarding Maritime Safety 

    Martínez de Osés, Francesc Xavier; Ventikos, Nikolaos P. (2003-05)
    Article
    Open Access
    The paper presents the findings, derived from a structured questionnaire, that cover various aspects of the relation between human factor and maritime safety. In general, human element holds a very important share compared ...
  • Diseño y prototipado de un sistema de monitorización de configuración de un UAV 

    Herrera Cañadas, Eloi; Santos Bernad, Víctor De Los (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2009-07-27)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    Realització d'un prototipus de sistema de monitorització de la configuració de les superfícies de control. El projecte preten desenvolupar un petit sistema d'un UAV que permetria mostrar la integritat d'actuació i d'aquesta ...
  • Improve Sofa Assembly through Automation and Redesign of the Processes 

    Peña Domenech, Alex (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2010)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    English: To redesign the current assembly process of the Ektorp Sofa from IKEA in order to improve cycle times, quality levels and to reduce, if possible, costs associated with manufacturing, production times and materials. ...
  • ITER safety studies: the effect of two simultaneous perturbations during a loss of plasma control transient 

    Rivas Reguera, José Carlos; Dies Llovera, Javier (2014-10-01)
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    The loss of plasma control events in ITER are safety cases investigated to give an upper bound of the worse effects foreseeable from a total failure of the plasma control function. Conservative analyses based on simple OD ...
  • La pérdida de seguridad en las líneas de remolque por problemas de fatiga en los trenzados de fibras sintéticas: trabajo de divulgación 

    Weyler Pérez, Rafael; Gil Espert, Lluís; Ortiga Mur, Víctor; Sánchez Romero, Montserrat (Instituto de Investigación Textil y Cooperación Industrial, 2006-01)
    Article
    Open Access
    En las operaciones de remolque de buques existen situaciones críticas debido a que el control del movimiento del buque pasa por la integridad de la línea de remolque. En los puertos del Mediterráneo la composición de la ...
  • Modeling injury rates as a function of industrialized versus on-site construction techniques 

    Rubio Romero, Juan Carlos; Suárez Cebador, Manuel; Abad Puente, Jesús (2014-05)
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    It is often predicted that the industrialization of building activities will lead to a reduction of accident rates in the construction sector, particularly as a result of switching activities from building sites to factories. ...
  • Occupational risk index for assessment of risk in construction work by activity 

    Casanovas Rubio, Maria del Mar; Armengou, Jaume; Ramos Schneider, Gonzalo (2014-01)
    Article
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    The concern for occupational health and safety in construction work is reflected in the many preventive measures taken. However, examples of the systematic assessment of project alternatives aimed at minimizing occupational ...