Theses and Dissertations
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Understanding the relationships between stakeholder success and construction project characteristics and technology use
(University of Texas at Austin, 2004)
Achieving the successful delivery of a project is the goal of every project management team. Because of the multiplicity of personnel involved, a key element of construction project success is stakeholder success. In the ...
Expeditionary warfare : force protection
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2004); NPS-97-04-001
In 2003, the Systems Engineering and Analysis students were tasked to develop a system of systems conceptual solution to provide force protection for the Sea Base conceptualized in the 2002 Expeditionary Warfare study. The ...
TRICARE: transformation of the military health care system : demystifying military medicine and the mission impossible
The Department of Defense's military health care system, entitled TRICARE, brings together the direct health care resources of the Department of Defense and supplements this capability through the use of managed care support ...
The Yoder Three-tier Model for Optimal Planning and Execution of Contingency Contracting
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2004); NPS-AM-05-002
Contingency efforts in Iraq, Afghanistan, and several other countries in the last few years have been subjected to close scrutiny and critique. Contingency Contracting operations are increasingly the major source of ...
2004 NPS Theses and Dissertations Metadata Spreadsheet
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2004)
Experimental investigation of tearing fracture in sheets under quasi-static loading
Although there has been interest in the behavior of metal plates under blast and projectile loading for many years, definitive open-source analysis has only been recently forthcoming. This analysis is most often in the ...
An Analysis of 4D Modeling for Use by the Naval Facilities Engineering Command
The purpose of this paper is to explain recent research on the costs and benefits of 4D CAD technology to determine if it can benefit the U.S. Navy in management of its construction projects. The report will begin with a ...
Structural loading of cross deck connections for trimaran vessels
This work investigates the fundamental relationships of wave loading on cross deck structures for trimaran vessels. In contrast with a monohull ship, trimaran vessels experience several possible structural loading cases ...
An in-depth report on the development, advancement, and implementation of pneumatic waste collection systems and a proposed program for the practical evaluation of such a system in terms of waste disposal parameters, engineering design, and economic costs
At the turn of the nineteenth century the collection and removal of most urban household waste materials was accomplished via local refuse disposal wagons. These refuse vehicles, sometimes referred to as honey wagons (I ...
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