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    • Official naming in Hå, Klepp and Time 

      Særheim, Inge (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012)
      Toponyms localize, reflect and give information about historical traditions and various phenomena in an area. They form part of the local heritage and culture. The relationship between place names, heritage and identity is ...
    • Official urban naming : cultural heritage and identity 

      Særheim, Inge (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2007)
      In modern cities naming forms part of urban planning. The naming principles often reflect cultural aspects like heritage, local tradition and identity. Official urban names are links to the past and signs of continuity and ...
    • Offshore crane concepts for subsea operations : core competence 

      Holm, Kristian (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IØRP/2011;, Master thesis, 2011)
      Crane concept anlysis. The analysis of different heave compensation systems. The advantages and disadvantages of the different concepts have been assessed. A market analysis is used to map the customers needs. These results ...
    • Offshore Exploratory Drilling Campaigns During Low Oil Price Period: Maximizing Value Creation from Flexibility 

      Cardenas, Camilo (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IPT/2017;, Master thesis, 2017-06-15)
      During severe oil price downturns, many operating companies reduce or eliminate large investments with long time horizons such as exploratory drilling campaigns. This reduction in investments forces rig and drilling services ...
    • Offshore hook-up project management 

      Kvalvaag, Renathe (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IKM/2014;, Master thesis, 2014-05-28)
      There is a lot going on offshore at the Norwegian Sector these days. Especially on the Ekofisk field, this is one of the oldest and most important fields in the North Sea. Ekofisk 2/4 Lima (EKOL) is the newest addition ...
    • Offshore ice-resistant fixed platform for the Dolginskoye field in the Pechora Sea 

      Boiko, Aleksandr Yurevich (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IKM/2014;, Master thesis, 2014-06-16)
      Oil and Gas fields on the Russian Arctic Shelf are very difficult to develop as there is a lack of relevant experience around the world. Existing technical solutions should be improved and adjusted to the specific ...
    • Offshore ice-resistant gravity based terminal for the cluster development of the Pechora Sea 

      Efimkin, Ilya (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IKM/2015;, Master thesis, 2015-06-12)
      The Arctic shelf of Russia is an area of great interests. The process of hydrocarbons offloading is the most significant challenge for the Arctic projects, mostly because of the harsh environmental conditions and lack of ...
    • Offshore ledelse og endring: Hvordan støtte utvikling og implementering av ISSOW (integrated safe system of work) 

      Skipenes, Anne Kristin (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IPT/2016;, Master thesis, 2016-12)
      Som operatør av Ekofisk feltet har ConocoPhillips Norge kontinuerlig jobbet med å redusere sannsynligheten for hendelser med storulykkes potensial. Innen næringen har det vært fokus på å arbeide med å redusere storulykkesrisiko ...
    • Offshore lifting analysis object weights below 50T 

      Malmin, Bjarte (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IKM/2014;, Master thesis, 2014-05-28)
      This thesis consists of two main objectives: Learning to use NORSOK-R002 and comparing it with Aker Solutions former work instruction manual A237; and conducting a case study on the main frame of the C05 east balcony for ...
    • Offshore Structures Exposed to Large Slamming Wave Loads 

      Jose, Jithin (PhD thesis UiS;, Doctoral thesis, 2017-12)
      In sloping shallow water regions, waves undergo different nonlinear transformations such as wave shoaling and breaking, due to the nonlinear wave interactions with the seabed. The forces from breaking waves are of concern ...
    • Offshore telementored ultrasound: a quality assessment study 

      Vatsvåg, Victoria; Todnem, Kjetil; Næsheim, Torvind; Cathcart, John; Kerr, Daniel; Oveland, Nils Petter (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020-07)
      Background Telementored ultrasound (US) connects experts to novices through various types of communication and network technologies with the overall aim to bridge the medical imaging gap between patients’ diagnostic needs ...
    • Offshore vindturbin : effekt av aerodynamisk demping, og utmattelse av støttekonstruksjonen 

      Hopland, Erlend (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IKM/2013;, Master thesis, 2013)
      Hensikten med denne oppgaven er å analysere effekten av aerodynamisk demping på en offshore vindturbin, og hvilken effekt denne vil ha på utmattelse av støttekonstruksjonen. Spesielt interessant er det å se hva effekten ...
    • Offshore Wind Turbine Loads and Motions in Unstable Atmospheric Conditions 

      Putri, Rieska Mawarni; Obhrai, Charlotte; Knight, Julie-Ann Marie (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      Even though it is widely known that unstable atmospheric stability conditions can lead to higher turbulence, the use of proper turbulent wind models considering unstable conditions are not often used in the simulation of ...
    • Offshore wind turbine wake characteristics using scanning doppler lidar 

      Krishnamurthy, Raghavendra; Reuder, Joachim; Svardal, Benny; Fernando, Harindra Joseph S.; Jakobsen, Jasna Bogunovic (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017-10)
      Within an offshore wind park, wind flow characteristics are quite complex and govern both the energy production and the structural wind turbine response. An experimental study focussed on assessing the spatial variability ...
    • Offshore wind: Investment decision model 

      Litvinov Ivan (Master thesis, 2021)
      Climate change-related concerns force nations to reduce greenhouse gas emissions using renewable energy sources. Wind power is one of the fastest-growing power generation sources worldwide. Over the past decade, offshore ...
    • Offshorekonstruksjoner utsatt for fallende last 

      Bjørnsen, Kristoffer Hope (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IKM/2009, Master thesis, 2008)
      Denne rapporten kontrollerer effekten ved bruk av ekstruderte aluminiumsprofiler som beskyttelse av offshorekonstruksjoner utsatt for fallende last. Sammensatt utgjør disse fleksible energiabsorberende kassetter som kan ...
    • Offshorekraner 

      Søndenaa, Marit C. (Masteroppgave/UIS-TN-IKM/2012;, Master thesis, 2012)
      I forbindelse med at Ekofisk-området i Nordsjøen bygges ut er det planlagt og under bygging tre plattformer som skal installeres og settes i drift i perioden 2013 til 2015. To av disse nye plattformene skal knyttes opp ...
    • Offshoring – en kvalitativ utredning om årsaker, ledelse og suksesskriterier: en case studie av et norsk oljeserviseselskaps erfaringer 

      Gifstad, Espen Ree (Masteroppgave/UIS-SV-HH/2016;, Master thesis, 2016-06-30)
      Outsourcing til lavkostland også kalt offshoring er ikke et nytt fenomen og har vært en fremtredende strategisk organisering for mange organisasjoner. Tilgangen til høyt utdannet og kvalifisert arbeidskraft til en lavere ...
    • … og det hadde me ikkje noge med… : foreldres opplevelse av samarbeidet med skolen, når barnas møte med skolen har vært særlig utfordrende 

      Ihler, Tina (Masteroppgave/UIS-HF-IAS/2011;, Master thesis, 2011)
      Bakgrunnen for studien var ønsket om å høre foreldrenes syn på samarbeidet med skolen, og hvordan de har opplevd samarbeidet når de har hatt barn som opplever skolen som særlig utfordrende. Det overordnede formålet er å ...
    • Oil & Gas Investments: Valuation Analysis of Aker BP ASA - Valhall IP Upgrade 

      Lyse, Christian (Masteroppgave/UIS-HH/2019;, Master thesis, 2019-05)
      This master thesis conducts a valuation of Aker BP’s upgrade of the Valhall water injection platform (IP). The upgrade involves replacing outdated drill floor equipment with state-of-the art robot technology. Studies ...