Media tagged with "Lean Construction"

Nov
03

Coordination and Efficiency: Hallmarks of St. Luke’s Campus Construction

Tags: Health Care, Lean Construction, Energy Efficiency

Article | ASHE  (Fall 2016)
Any multifaceted task requires an effective process or workflow to achieve a successful outcome. To read more, click here

Article
Sep
15

LCI: Introduction to Choosing by Advantages (CBA)

Tags: Events, LCI, Lean Construction

AGC
2300 Wilson Boulevard Ste 300 | Arlington, VA 22201

Southland Industries’ Katherine Copeland will be presenting the Choosing by Advantages method for the National Capital Region Lean Construction Institute. 

Event
Jun
10

7th Annual Lean Construction Summit

Tags: LCI, Lean Construction

Green Valley Ranch Resort
2300 Paseo Verde Parkway  |  Henderson, NV 89052

Southland Industries’ Victor Sanvido will be participating in the 7th Annual Lean Construction Summit. Mr. Sanvido will be facilitating an owners panel on ‘Owners’ Perspectives on How to Get Started and Keep Lean Moving,’ he will also be a panel member on ‘What Makes Lean Different’ and ‘Best in Class Performance – Deep Dive.’

Event
Nov
17

Lean Construction Institute (LCI) – Lean Adoption by Trade Contractors

Tags: Lean Construction, Innovation, LCI

NYU Poltytechnic School of Engineering  |  Brooklyn, NY 

Southland Industries’ Andy Rhodes, PE will be one of six panelists discussing various point of views on the benefits that a lean culture presents. Contractors, key trade contractors, and CMs will give their perspective on lean and share how they believe a lean approach is beneficial and can provide benefits to others.

For more information, click here

Event
Mar
17

96th Annual AGC Convention

Tags: Thought Leadership, Lean Construction
Puerto Rico Convention Center
San Juan, Puerto Rico
 
The AGC Annual Convention is North America’s only conference of its kind, where general contractors, specialty contractors, suppliers, and more converge for three days of content essential within the construction industry.  As the Associated General Contractor’s (AGC) premier event each year, the AGC Convention and Technology & Construction Solutions Expo is the ideal opportunity to see everything AGC can do within the construction industry, as well as taking time to review the challenges amongst our peers within the industry. round table setting.
 
Southland's own Victor Sanvido and Henry Nutt will be speaking on "Improving Onsite Productivity with Collaborative Lean Implementation."  In addition, Mr. Sanvido will be presenting with McGraw-Hill on their national study - "Waste in the Construction Industry."
Event
Feb
23

ENR California's Top 20 Under 40

Tags: Southern California, Government, Health Care, Lean Construction, Thought Leadership

Article | ENR California (February 2015)
After earning his master's degree in architectural engineering from Pennsylvania State University, Christopher Taylor worked on numerous design-build government and health care projects for Southland Industries' mid-Atlantic division.

Article
Dec
04

Lean Construction Institute Honor and Keynote Address

Tags: Lean Construction, Award, Presentation

National Building Museum
Washington, DC

Lean Construction Institute (LCI) has been selected to receive the National Building Museum’s 11th Henry C. Turner Prize for Innovation in Construction. Victor Sanvido, senior vice president of Southland Industries, is board chair for LCI and will participate in the keynote address for this event.

LCI members, non-members, and students are welcome to register.

Event
Sep
19

Target Value Design Makes Lean Construction Work Better

Tags: Lean Construction

Article | ENR Magazine (2012)
Every contractor has seen it happen: a project design that, for whatever reason, exceeds the owner's budget. If there's no leeway to spend more— and these days, there usually isn't— the contractor has little choice but to value engineer the design down to size.

Article