Sustainable resource management of engineering technologies - towards an assessment framework

Hasna, A. M. and Thorpe, D. (2005) Sustainable resource management of engineering technologies - towards an assessment framework. In: CEST 2005: 9th International Conference of Environmental Science and Technology, 1-3 Sep 2005, Rhodes Island, Greece.


This paper discusses the development of a methodology proposed to be used as an assessment tool in sustainable engineering management. SMET is sustainable management of engineering technologies, aims to provide an assessment tool for engineers of projects and technologies alike in a comprehensive manner which includes, sustainability in all facets of design, environment (EIS), life cycle assessment (LCA) social consequences, human interaction and resource management.

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Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Commonwealth Reporting Category E) (Paper)
Refereed: Yes
Item Status: Live Archive
Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Engineering and Surveying - Department of Agricultural, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Date Deposited: 30 Nov 2007 11:55
Last Modified: 24 May 2018 01:29
Uncontrolled Keywords: SMET; sustainability; engineering; technology; resource management
Fields of Research : ?? 905 ??
14 Economics > 1402 Applied Economics > 140205 Environment and Resource Economics
12 Built Environment and Design > 1202 Building
05 Environmental Sciences > 0502 Environmental Science and Management > 050205 Environmental Management
Socio-Economic Objective: D Environment > 96 Environment > 9606 Environmental and Natural Resource Evaluation > 960609 Sustainability Indicators

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