When:
February 23, 2021 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
2021-02-23T15:00:00-05:00
2021-02-23T17:00:00-05:00
Where:
Zoom Meeting
Link will be included with
registration confirmation email.
Contact:
St. Louis CoP

Course Description:

Most project teams seek ways to add more value for their clients while meeting schedule and budget requirements. By focusing on value and recognizing the various types of waste in project delivery processes, productivity can be increased by implementing the Lean approaches taught in Introduction to Lean Project Delivery. In this course, you will gain insight to Lean Project Delivery by understanding how Lean connects people, principles and practices to optimize results by shifting both thinking and behaviors. This course, which includes real-life design and construction examples will be an important step on your journey to becoming a Lean Thinker.

Learning Objectives:

  • Gain an understanding of the breakdowns with current project delivery methods, discover the goals and benefits of implementing Lean.
  • Understand the Foundation of Lean as Six Tenets and identify the Eight Wastes as relevant to design and construction.
  • Recognize that Lean is a shift in thinking and behaviors leading to high-performing teams.
  • Discover key Lean practices and tools which result in increased collaboration and improved project outcomes

Instructors: 

International Lean speaker and serial intrapreneur, Felipe Engineer-Manriquez is a committed Lean practitioner sharing decades of construction industry experience as the host of The EBFC Show Podcast (www.theebfcshow.com). Engineer-Manriquez is an active contributing member of the Lean Construction Institute (US) and is an approved instructor/facilitator. Engineer-Manriquez was honored with the Lean Construction Institute (US) Chairman’s Award during the 21st Annual LCI Congress for contributions to the Institute and the design and construction industry as a whole. Felipe has a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, a Master of Business Administration, and leads the Lean Construction Program for McCarthy Building Companies, Inc.

Linsey Hunt is a Lean Engineer at Alberici Constructors. She’s part of the team responsible for implementing Lean practices on Alberici projects. Linsey is passionate about transforming the construction industry through Lean tools and behaviors