Browsing Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology by Title

Browsing Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology by Title

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  • Tenea, Tudor (University of Pretoria, 2013)
    Since the advent of the industrial revolution man has become increasingly detached from the idea of making and the processes associated with it. Today’s society is a consumer driven one dependant on machinery as a means ...
  • Lee, S.T.; Kim, C.H.; Nahm, S.; Lee, S.H.; Lee, S.G.; Kim, H,T. (International Conference on Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics, 2015)
    Papers presented to the 11th International Conference on Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics, South Africa, 20-23 July 2015.
  • Moerdijk, Gerard (2006-03-15)
    Collection of black and white photos of Cape Colonial buildings in collection of Gerhard Moerdijk, probably by Arthur Elliot and obtained as part of his study of Cape Dutch Architecture for the Carnegie award of 1920.
  • Unknown (Pretoria City Council newsletter, 1990-05)
    The project for the redevelopment of the street block between the State Theatre and Munitoria in the city centre has come another step closer to reality. The Management Committee of the City Council recently approved a ...
  • Puupponen, Salla; Granbohm, Henrika; Haimi, Eero; Ge, Yanling; Ala-Nissila, Tapio; Seppala, Ari (HEFAT, 2016)
    Concentrated, yet stable silver- and copper-in-water nanocolloids are prepared using a novel method combining formation of a metal ammine complex and use of a strong NaBH4 reductant. Maximum solid contents of the stable ...
  • Focke, Walter Wilhelm; Mkhize, Sfiso S.; Storey, Rowan; Del Fabbro, Olinto; Muller, Elmar (Taylor & Francis, 2014-02)
    Copper antimonite, CuSb2O4, is a candidate oxidant for use in time delays for mining detonators. A facile process for the synthesis of copper antimonite comprises the reaction of antimony trioxide with copper-ammonia ...
  • Gnanasekaran, Dhorali; Reddy, Boreddy S. (Wiley, 2014-03)
    The structure–transport properties of mixed soft-segmented poly(urethane-imide) (MSPUI) membranes and their microstructures were investigated. Polypropylene glycol, polycaprolactone diol and bis(3-aminopropyl)-terminate ...
  • Smith, Annique Elizabeth (University of Pretoria, 2018)
    Modern education systems tend to focus on the use of external pressures to motivate students to learn. Intrinsic motivation - motivation to do something because it is enjoyable in and of itself – by contrast, is more ...
  • Twinomurinzi, Hossana (University of Pretoria, 2010-09-16)
    The road of development through e-government is covered with deep potholes and dead ends. This is because Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) are adopted and e-government policies are developed with a blind ...
  • De Klerk, Tienie; Fourie, Ina (Unisa Press, 2017)
    Global changes in the cataloguing environment, training needs of cataloguers, the professional profile of cataloguers, and concerns about the future of the cataloguing profession have been widely noted over many years. ...
  • Smith, G.; Southern African Transport Conference (22nd : 2003 : Pretoria, South Africa) (SATC, 2003-07)
    Paper presented at the 22nd Annual Southern African Transport Conference 14 - 16 July 2003 "National issues affecting the movement of people and goods - strategic approaches", CSIR International Convention Centre, Pretoria, ...
  • De la Pierre, J.; University of Pretoria. Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology. Dept. of Industrial and Systems Engineering (2010-01-28)
    Competing in the computer hardware industry can be a challenge under the best of circumstances, seeing how today’s futuristic technology, will be tomorrows junk. Competing in the industry forces companies to ensure that ...
  • Harcus, Karin (University of Pretoria, 2007-09-01)
    The discourse fuses philosophy and architecture through the application of the six concepts of contemporary architecture as identified by Bernard Tschumi. The six concepts are used as the topic for six chapters of this ...
  • Biddulph, R.C.; University of Pretoria. Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology. Dept. of Industrial and Systems Engineering (2011-04-01)
    Due to the high rate of failures and damages occurring with current traffic light assemblies because of motorists striking them or the nature of the components, there is a need for optimizing the production rate. This need ...
  • Lebese, Aubrey; University of Pretoria. Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology. Dept. of Industrial and Systems Engineering (2011-04-01)
    This is the formal document for the project conducted to optimise maintenance schedules for ABC. ABC is a facilities management company that o ers total integrated facilities management to its clients. ABC's objective is ...
  • Muntz, Jonathan; University of Pretoria. Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology. Dept. of Industrial and Systems Engineering (University of Pretoria. Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology. Dept. of Industrial and Systems Engineering, 2013-04-29)
    BedRock Mining Support (Pty) Ltd is a fully integrated timber-based mine support company that supplies timber support to the gold and platinum mines. BedRock runs a J.I.T process and therefore has a challenge to consistently ...
  • Keeve, A.F.S. (University of Pretoria. Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology. Dept. of Industrial and Systems Engineering, 2017)
    A facility planning project was conducted at Enterprise, a meat processing facility in Gauteng. The project involved the facility layout and design of the hamper room. The hamper room is defined as an area where four ...
  • Mbatha, Wiseman P.; University of Pretoria. Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology. Dept. of Industrial and Systems Engineering (University of Pretoria. Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology. Dept. of Industrial and Systems Engineering, )
    The main aim of this document is to serve as a design recommendation and a recorded documentation for the tactical decisions that had to be made when designing the factory. The report also serves as a design guide line ...
  • Ndou, Mukondeleli Patience; University of Pretoria. Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology. Dept. of Industrial and Systems Engineering (2011-04-08)
    Growth brings about change and change has a potential of disrupting a system that was otherwise operating on known constraints. Therefore with changes in the resources for a system comes an inevitable necessity for ...
  • Serote, L.M.B.; University of Pretoria. Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology. Dept. of Industrial and Systems Engineering (2011-05-11)
    The high pressure of the aggressively competitive modern market prompts many a company to embark on a process of continuous improvement. The survival of companies hinges on their ability to not only adapt to changes but ...