Recent Submissions

  • Application of Systems Engineering and Sustainable Development Goals towards Sustainable Management of Fishing Gear Resources in Norway 

    Deshpande, Paritosh; Haskins, Cecilia (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
    Commercial fishing is a critical economic sector for Norway, yet deficiency of scientific information, regulatory instruments, inadequate implementation, and lack of management infrastructure are among the significant ...
  • Examining the most accident-prone sector within commercial aviation: Why do accidents with light inland helicopters occur, and how can we improve safety? 

    Nævestad, Tor-Olav; Bye, Rolf Johan; Antonsen, Stian; Berge, Siri Hegna; Hesjevoll, Ingeborg Storesund; Elvebakk, Beate (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
    Light inland helicopter has for several years been the most accident-prone sector within commercial aviation, with a more than 10 times higher accident risk than offshore helicopters. The main aims of this article are to: ...
  • Embracing transdisciplinary tensions on the road to 2030 

    Macintyre, Thomas; Witjes, Sjors; Vildåsen, Sigurd; Ramos Mejía, Mónica (Chapter, 2021)
    This chapter explores transdisciplinary (TD) research from the context of sustainability in social sciences, with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as a backdrop. The generative aspect of this paradox ...
  • The Municipality’s Role in a Smart Internet of Things Ecosystem 

    Nesse, Per Jonny; Lindtvedt, Ida Cathrine Ringdal; Frøhaug, Ragnhild Skirdal (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
    This article explores how municipalities plan and utilize Internet of Things (IoT) for smart city development, as well as how they collaborate with actors in the IoT-ecosystem. To do so, in-depth interviews and secondary ...
  • Entering a Brave New World: Market Entry Assessments Into a Born Global Industry 

    Aspelund, Arild; Bjørgum, Øyvind; Sæther, Erik Andreas (Chapter, 2021)
    This chapter investigates key motivations, drivers, and barriers for firms that are seeking to enter new international supply chains for renewable energy. Offshore wind (OW) is a born global industry with a fully ...
  • On Work Relevance of Adult Education: A Case Study Narrative 

    Vold, Aud Tone; Haave, Hanne Marit; Kaloudis, Aris (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    There is an increased focus on relevance of higher education. Mostly it is about enhanced job opportunities or job advancements for the individual. However, relevance of higher education may also be towards solving important ...
  • Association between exposure to different stone aggregates from asphalt and blood coagulability: A human exposure chamber study 

    Nitter, Therese Bergh; Hilt, Bjørn; Svendsen, Kristin V Hirsch; Buhagen, Morten; Jørgensen, Rikke Bramming (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
    A large fraction of particulate matter (PM), especially PM10, concentrations are due to non-exhaust emissions, such as road abrasion and wear on tires and brake pads. Concentrating on road abrasion, we aimed to investigate ...
  • Value Chain Integration – A Framework for Assessment 

    Gamme, Inger Astrid Øygarden; Andersen, Bjørn Sørskot; Raabe, Håkon; Powell, Daryl (Chapter, 2020)
    Despite an abundance of research on the topic, firms continue to struggle with integrating their value chains in order to create and deliver more value to customers. Silo-thinking (rather than systems-thinking) is a typical ...
  • Energi og industri - Mulighetsrom verdikjeder - NHO Veikart for fremtidens næringsliv 

    Støa, Petter; Røkke, Nils Anders; Størset, Sigmund Østtveit; Spooren, Rudie; Knutstad, Gaute A. Johansen; Dahl, Nina; Akporiaye, Duncan; Bredesen, Rune; Sand, Gunnar; Tveten, Erlend Grytli; Mortensholm, Stein Kleppe; Steenstrup-Duch, Anne; Mehammer, Eirill Bachmann; Schäffer, Linn Emelie; Sandquist, Judit; Vullum-Bruer, Fride; Sheridan, Edel Maria; Alnæs, Lisbeth-Ingrid; Høgaas, Per Helge; Lademo, Odd-Geir; Øvrelid, Eivind Johannes (SINTEF Rapport;, Research report, 2019)
    Kan fremtidig verdiskaping innen energi og industri opprettholde Norge som bærekraftig velferdsnasjon, samtidig som vi oppfyller våre forpliktelser i internasjonale klimaavtaler og løser egne utfordringer i tråd med FNs ...
  • Veiledning i bruk av barriereindikator 

    Kjellén, Urban Anders Gunnar (Research report, 2021)
    Veiledningen viser en fremgangsmåte for å etablere og bruke «barriereindikatoren» i bygg- og anleggsnæringen. Barriereindikatoren måler tilgjengeligheten på barrierer i sikkerhetskritiske bygg- og anleggsaktiviteter. Slike ...
  • The Importance of Tacit and Explicit Knowledge Transfer in an Onboarding Programme 

    Haave, Hanne Marit; Vold, Aud Tone; Kaloudis, Aris (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    "Onboarding" is one way of facilitating training for newcomers in order to get them socialized and trained for the job in question. Getting newcomers "up to speed" and reducing turnover is cost saving for a company. In ...
  • Entry Strategies for Platform Firms in Two-Sided Markets 

    Veisdal, Jørgen (Doctoral theses at NTNU;2021:39, Doctoral thesis, 2021)
    Summary: This dissertation explores the dynamics of entry for firms attempting to establish platforms in two-sided markets characterized by a presence of network effects. As of the writing of the work, seven of the ...
  • Rethinking lean supplier development as a learning system 

    Powell, Daryl John; Coughlan, Paul (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    Purpose This paper investigates developing a learning-to-learn capability as a critical success factor for sustainable lean transformation. Design/methodology/approach This research design is guided by our research question: ...
  • Investigating the Challenges and Opportunities for Production Planning and Control in Digital Lean Manufacturing 

    Powell, Daryl John; Lodgaard, Eirin Anita; Dreyer, Heidi Carin (Chapter, 2020)
    Digital Lean Manufacturing has emerged as a new approach to Lean Production, combining lean thinking and practice with the new opportunities presented by innovative digital technologies and Industry 4.0 concepts. However, ...
  • Low Power, High Ambitions: New Ventures Developing Their First Supply Chains 

    Bjørgum, Øyvind; Aaboen, Lise; Fredriksson, Anna (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    This paper investigates sourcing decisions for new ventures. Sourcing decisions are especially problematic for start-ups because they lack resources, knowledge and legitimacy to evaluate and interact with suppliers. We ...
  • Safety Management in Norwegian Fish Farming: Current Status, Challenges and Further Improvements 

    Thorvaldsen, Trine; Størkersen, Kristine Vedal; Kongsvik, Trond; Holmen, Ingunn Marie (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    Background Safety management is required to ensure health and safety of personnel in Norwegian fish farming. However, few studies have addressed the status and practical relevance of this risk-reducing measure. Methods ...
  • Vehicle routing with endogenous learning: Application to offshore plug and abandonment campaign planning 

    Bakker, Steffen J.; Wang, Akang; Gounaris, Chrysanthos (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    When a particular service is performed many times, the duration of the service might reduce due to the effect of learning from similar tasks that have been performed before. In this article, we present an approach to account ...
  • Performing price scenario analysis and stress testing using quantile regression: A case study of the Californian electricity market 

    Westgaard, Sjur; Fleten, Stein-Erik; Negash, Ahlmahz; Botterud, Audun; Bogaard, Katinka; Verling, Trude Haugsvær (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    This paper uses quantile regression to demonstrate how electricity price distributions are linked to fundamental supply and demand variables. It investigates the California electricity market (zone SP15) for selected trading ...
  • Speed of Use of Social Media as an Antecedent of Speed of Business Internationalization 

    Rialp Criado, Josep; Alarcón del Amo, María del Carmen; Rialp Criado, Alejandro (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    Despite various advances in international business and entrepreneurship literatures and increasing interest in speed of internationalization mainly among international entrepreneurship scholars, the relationship between ...
  • Managing Shutdown Decisions in Merchant Commodity and Energy Production: A Social Commerce Perspective 

    Trivella, Alessio; Nadarajah, Selvaprabu; Fleten, Stein-Erik; Mazieres, Denis; Pisinger, David (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    Problem definition: Merchant commodity and energy production assets operate in markets with volatile prices and exchange rates. Plant closures adversely affect societal entities beyond the specific plant being shut down, ...

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