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Lean Construction is a set of principles and methods that significantly and continuously change what and how we build. The course provides an understanding of Lean Construction principles and methods through reading, lectures, and discussion periods.
This Lean Construction Principles and Methods course target an understanding and hands-on Lean Construction principles and methods. Topics covered in the course include Lean production principles; Lean Construction principles (Lean Design, Lean Supply, and Lean Assembly). Also covers Integrated Work Process Design, Design of Construction Operations.
What Do Participants Learn?
Summarize the history and evolution of production paradigms.
Explain and distinguish the principles of Lean Construction
Discuss and critique Relational Contracting methods such as Integrated Project Delivery and Integrated Lean Project Delivery
Use and compare lean-based productivity improvement techniques to study and improve construction operations
Work Sampling and Value Stream Mapping in Construction
Linear Scheduling (time-permitting)
Discrete-event computer modeling and simulation
Planning and Control
Describe System Dynamics and Agent-Based Modeling (time-permitting)
Who Should Attend?
Everyone is interested in Construction and project management.