Media tagged with "Thought Leadership"


MCAA 2017 Education Program

Tags: Thought Leadership, Southern California, Lean Construction

San Diego Marriott Marquis and Marina
333 W Harbor Dr.   |   San Diego, CA 92101

Southland Industries’ Victor Sanvido will explain how Southland applied lean tools to deliver larger projects with local partners in remote locations.


Top 600 Specialty Contractors Had a Good Year

Tags: Thought Leadership

Article | ENR  (October 2016)
Southland Industries’ CEO, Ted Lynch, provides his insight as to why markets are growing, margins are up, and specialty contractors increasingly are being acknowledged as partners on projects. 


Technology's Growing Role in Project Management

Tags: BIM, Thought Leadership

Article | Contracting Business (February 2016)
As our industry demands the constructions of larger and more complex projects in shorter durations than ever before, it is increasingly critical for project management to embrace enhanced technologies. Gone are the days of giving a hard set of drawings to the field and checking in periodically to walk the job. 


The Why, What, And How of Data Center Humidification

Tags: Data Center, Engineering, Thought Leadership

Article | ES Magazine (February 2016)
As technology use becomes increasingly integral to our daily lives, we need the growth of information technology (IT) infrastructure to keep pace with demand. Operating and maintaining sensitive IT equipment efficiently underlines the need for accurate and reliable control of space temperature and humidity. 


Building Leadership, Gaining Results

Tags: Engineering, Thought Leadership

Article | PE Magazine (January 2016)
Michael Kilkeary, P.E., is no stranger to seeking out opportunities to be a leader within the engineering profession, which is why he pursued engineering licensure. The recent graduate of Southland Industries’ Built to Lead program is taking just another step to becoming a better leader within his company and the profession. 


The View from the Top

Tags: Thought Leadership, Ted Lynch

Article | Forbes Insight (December 2015)
Today’s CFO is managing an ecosystem of expanding complexity – thinking and operating globally, leveraging financial data and analytics to achieve profitable growth, challenging and enabling business strategies, and capitalizing on a dynamic regulatory environment – all with a view to achieving competitive advantage. Southland’s CEO, Ted Lynch, discussed his expectations for CFO Kevin Coughlan and how he valued Kevin’s operating experience more than a background in finance. 

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Joint DBIA-ASA Luncheon Event

Tags: DBIA, Thought Leadership, Design-Build

Andrei's Restaurant
Irvine, VA

Southland Industries will be facilitating  the DBIA-ASA panel to discuss an owner’s expectations and the various skills and roles needed from a trade contractor in a design-build project. 


Lean Construction Institute (LCI) Dallas/Ft. Worth Community of Practice

Tags: Thought Leadership, Lean Project Delivery, Engineering
University of Texas, Arlington
Arlington, Texas
Southland Industries' Victor Sanvido, Ph.D, will share lessons learned on its journey from using Lean on projects, across clients, across business units to creating a business unit to deliver Lean projects in any location.

AEI Conference 2015

Tags: Engineering, Academic, Thought Leadership, AEI

The Pfister Hotel
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

The Architectural Engineering Institute (AEI) Conference offers an opportunity for members of the building construction industry, including structural, mechanical, and electrical engineers, construction management professional and architects, to learn about and discuss advanced strategies and state-of-the-art practices of building technology. The conference will feature presentations on building integration, as well as the latest technology in the many areas of the building design, construction, and maintenance. The conference offers a balance between academics and practice and will offer presentations, panel discussions, workshops, technical paper sessions, invited and keynote presentations, and local tours of technical interest. 


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."