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    • Aerodynamic Modeling and Estimation of a Fixed-wing UAV 

      Andersen, Tom Stian (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2013-06-20)
    • Applying IIoTs for Predictive Maintenance: A case study at Equinor ASA 

      Gautam, Sailesh (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2021-05-20)
      Technology is developing in the rapid pace and companies are trying to implement new technology to increase productivity and efficiency. The introduction of fourth industrial revolution, Industry 4.0, has widen the industrial boundaries. Integration of IoT and IIoT have provided companies with a lot of opportunities in every aspect. Predictive maintenance is seen as a potential sector that can take ...
    • Arctic Agriculture by Using Fish Farming Waste in Northern Norway 

      Sæterbø, Mathias (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2019-06-28)
      With the growing aquaculture, improved management of the environmental, logistic-managerial, social, and economic aspect are vital to preserving sustainability in the industry. The dissertation addresses the potential processing of the fish waste in aquaponics (a combination of two highly effective production technologies: hydroponics and recirculating aquaculture). Involving a suggestion for ...
    • Building Information Modelling : Indoor Localization 

      Khadka, Jeewan (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2021-05-19)
      This thesis presents an integrated system where BIM software is used together with IoT devices to visualize data generated in real-time. Two different IoT devices are modelled as case study that collect environmental and localization data. These devices were installed inside a Test room of an area approx. 22 m2 in UiT Narvik premises . The collected data were, filtered & transferred to database ...
    • A Business Model for Small and Medium-Sized Manufacturers (SMEs) in Sparsely Populated Areas in Northern Norway 

      Liu, Jiawen (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2017-06-14)
      As Northern Norway is considered as a low population density area with small and dispersed settlement structures, dispersed economic foundation with simplification, and focus on primary production. Manufacturing firms in Northern Norway are predominantly Small and Medium-Sized Enterprise (SMEs). With the development of globalization and the industry 4.0 trends, manufacturing industry focus more on ...
    • Design and construction of a flexible manufacturing system test bench 

      Andresen, Martin Røysland (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2019-06-28)
      This thesis explores the history, concept and criteria of flexible manufacturing systems. A small-scale test bench is designed and constructed for educational and demonstrational pur- poses. The test bench in comprised of an industrial robot, a CNC machine, and a conveyor. These are all controlled and automated from a PLC with a connected touch panel for human machine interface. It describes in ...
    • Design of a pipeline flexibility bench 

      Ghani, Rizwan (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2017-08-15)
      In this thesis “Design of pipeline flexibility bench” an exertion has been made to make a conclusive study of fluid flow through pipe. Analysis has been carried out using analytical and numerical approach, where advance computer aided engineering tools such as CFD & FEM approach is used to study the flow behavior in different pipe configurations. Results show a significant change in wall shear stress ...
    • Design of experimental loop to demonstrate pigging activity 

      Makarova, Marina (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2017-06-14)
      Our world is continuously developing by new generation of engineers, artists, politicians, travelers and this list can be continued. They will research, improve and design new reality for the future. One of our missions is to help them by bringing better understanding of existing technologies. This is the goal of my thesis: to create an experimental loop to demonstrate pigging activity in the ...
    • Develop an autonomous product-based reconfigurable manufacturing system 

      Olavsbråten, Morten Monland (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2022-05-15)
      With the ever-emerging market including mass customization and product variety, reconfigurable manufacturing systems (RMS) have been presented as the solution. A manufacturing system that combines the benefits of the two classic manufacturing systems to increase responsiveness and reduce production time and costs. To cope with the lack of physical systems, an RMS system have been built at UiT Narvik. ...
    • Developing a Vans-and-Drones System for Last-Mile Delivery 

      Aasen, Kristina Charlotte Pedersen (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2021-05-18)
      The e-commerce industry is experiencing rapid growth, and growing customer expectations and demand challenges the industry to find more cost-efficient ways of performing the last-mile deliveries. Drones have in recent years been a hot topic, and with high versatility and several application areas it may be the answer to the challenge. In this project a Vans-and-Drones System for Last-Mile Delivery ...
    • Development of Downhole Control Valve 

      Zakaria, Hassan (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2018-05-31)
      Designing for downhole environment is a challenging process. High pressure and temperature are the main well conditions that effect the design decisions and the tool geometry. Also, the well fluids can obtain high concentration of corrosive content such H2S acid that plays major role in material selection. The intention of this study is to develop Downhole Control Valve that can be connected to ...
    • Development of small-scale intelligent manufacturing system (SIMS). A case study at Stella Polaris AS 

      Huang, Taoying (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2017-06-14)
      Manufacturers in the resourceful Northern Peripheral and Arctic (NPA) region are mostly small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). Facing challenges primarily caused by the size and location of enterprises, these SMEs are constantly driven to take new measures to survive from the fierce competition against its domestic and international competitors, under the industrial environments of globalization ...
    • Digital Twin framework for Extended Reality, by integrating Nachi and SCARA Robot in XR-lab 

      Vilhelmsson, Albin (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2022-05-16)
      Digital Twin is a tool used for monitoring systems and controlling systems at a distance; the twining of systems has been around ever since NASA’s Apollo mission; creating a digital twin lets people monitor the system in real-time. A digital twin also allows for modeling, configuration, testing, optimization, and research under dynamic circumstances; it also provides for hazardous free training on ...
    • Digital twin simulation with Visual Components 

      Arnarson, Halldor (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2019-06-28)
      A digital twin is a new and emerging tool of the fourth industrial revolution. It is an extensive part of connecting the manufacturing equipment together to develop a smart factory. Investigation of simulating manufacturing system to bind the digital world with the physical, allows for analysis of data and monitoring of systems to head off problems before they even occur, preventing downtime, develop ...
    • Fast changeovers using AIV and a tool platform 

      Omosanya, Hafeez Abolade Olav (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2021-05-18)
      Fast changeover is changing from one process or machine to another line, process, or machine to produce different products or services. Lean aims at reducing waste, improving productivity, and eliminating non-value-added activities to the customer. Whilst achieving sustained continual improvement in certain activities and process of an organization. This project focuses on implementing the methodologies ...
    • Feasibility Study of Carbon Capture and Storage Process to implement in Maritime Industry 

      Aryal Atreya, Ashish (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2022-05-15)
      The CO2 emission is considered as one of the main elements for causing the global climatic change. The maritime industry contributes about 2.5% of the worldwide CO2 gas emission annually. The International Maritime Industry (IMO) has set the target of has set the target of reducing the total annual emission from international shipping to 70% by 2050. So, the carbon capture, utilization, and storage ...
    • Feasibility Study of Hydrogen Production from Wind Energy in Narvik 

      Odongo, Christopher (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2021-05-18)
      The use of renewable energy sources is gaining momentum globally as possible replacements for fossil fuels which have proven to be serial contributors to global warming. Hydrogen is one such environmentally friendly fuel with zero carbon emission proven to be reliable for use in the transport sector. Since hydrogen is an energy carrier, its mode of production has for a long time relied on high carbon ...
    • Field data processing techniques 

      Balachin, Ivan (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2017-06-14)
      The problem of global warming raised up interest to renewable energy. To reduce cost of wind energy is challenge. Before building of wind park such conditions like: average wind speed, direction, time for each wind, probability of icing. Also have to be considered amplitude of wind changes and their amount. This thesis presents Nygårdsfjellet wind turbine park data analysing for determining power ...
    • Guidelines for increasing application of 3D Metal Printing- a case study at Equinor ASA 

      Naulakha, Niranjan Kumar (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2021-05-19)
      The world is evolving towards automation at a rapid rate. With this, there are lot of gaps that need to be filled as we switch from conventional methodology of doing things to the adaptation of newer automated technology. One of those many news aspects is Additive Manufacturing, also known as 3D printing. 3D Printing has changed significantly over the years, from it being used for making prototypes ...
    • Heavy multi-pass TIG welding 

      Maske, Tomas (Master thesis; Mastergradsoppgave, 2017-05-23)
      This study aims to find the maximum, usable, feed limit at different arc-energies and use the findings in multi-pass welding planning for robotic welding, taking into consideration the high controllability of robot movements. A combined studies using numerical analyses and practical experiments to calculate the feed limits for different arc energies. Each weld where analysed both mathematical, ...