Lean success stories are often overlooked as we tend to focus on the negative – targets missed, goals unmet, etc. However, it is important to celebrate our successes. Read on as we highlight some of our Lean success stories.
Pull Planning articles to help you master your Lean Construction skills. Learn from industry experts like Keyan Zandy, Joe Donarumo, Frank Coln & more.
What is Pull Planning?
Pull Planning is an element of the Last Planner® System used for scheduling in Lean Construction. The Pull Plan works by identifying the end goal of a phase of the construction project and then filling in the scheduling details in reverse order.
In these Pull Planning articles, you’ll learn the best practices for your pull plan, the must-dos after your next session, tips for your next pull session, Pull Planning in 5 easy steps, and much more!
A Trade Partner Daily Huddle is the subject of this three-part series led by Lean Six Sigma Black Belt & Founder of Valueadd Lean, Michel Handfield. Part 1.
In Part 2 of How & Why to Level Work in a Takt-ed system, Lean influencer & podcaster Jason Schroeder describes in detail the meeting system in Takt Control.
Lean expert Jason Schroeder of Elevate Construction explains & illustrates the use of a Takt time formula matrix & how to optimize sequences and buffers.
In the spirit of Thanksgiving, Lean expert Keyan Zandy shares some fun tips and a Lean planning template example for having a happy and Lean Thanksgiving.
This week on A Field Walk With… we talk with Jesus (Jesse) Hernandez, Director of EH&S / Construction for Life Time Inc. in San Antonio, Texas, and Host for the construction podcast, Learnings and Missteps.
Lean expert Jason Schroeder of Elevate Construction takes a deep dive into Takt Time and explains Phase Planning and Pull Planning in a Takt-ed System.
Lean Tools such as pull planning, constraint management, and visual communication boards will help in the implementation of The Last Planner System. Lean construction expert and author Keyan Zandy explains.
Last Planner System implementation in construction can be incredibly challenging. That is why Lean expert and author Keyan Zandy recommends that construction teams start small with Lean implementation instead of trying to take on too much too soon. In this piece, Keyan explains how the Daily Huddle is a great first step in the Last Planner System implementation in construction.
5 pull planning best practices as explained by Lean Construction expert Keyan Zandy, co-author of The Lean Builder – A Builder’s Guide to Applying Lean Tools in the Field.