Fel i produktionen: En studie om uppkomna fel i två anläggningsprojekt
Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
The purpose of this study was to identify problems that may occur in the execution of a civil engineering project and suggest measures to reduce the risk of errors. The study was conducted in cooperation with a civil engineering company in the Gothenburg area. During two weeks in February 2012, a field study took place on two construction sites where disruption and problems that took more than 15 minutes to correct were noted. During the field study we identified 39 such occurrences in the projects and then these were classified into different categories according to their cause.
The two largest categories were "Design" and "Planning", which accounted for half of the errors that were discovered.
In the study results were evaluated to decide whether it was possible to detect discrepancies at an earlier stage. The cost to fix an error in the design stage may be significantly less than to correct the problem in production.
According to the evaluation, 55% of the errors could have been detected earlier if there was a greater degree of observation for such issues by everyone involved in the project. The conclusion for this study was that there was potential to reduce time-consuming and costly errors occurring in production through an increased involvement from all involved in both investigated projects and improved communication between all those involved.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2012. , 37 p.
Fel, Avvikelser, Produktion, Åtgärder
Construction Management Infrastructure Engineering
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:hh:diva-18948OAI: oai:DiVA.org:hh-18948DiVA: diva2:537230
Subject / course
2012-05-22, 0125, Halmstad, 11:00 (Swedish)