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One of the most difficult decisions for Owner Organizations to make is to take the plunge into a full Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) contracting method using the Integrated Form of Agreement (IFOA). The terms and conditions of the IFOA are not familiar and therefore seem overwhelming and daunting. This presentation will break down the IFOA and explain how the contract terms are set up for ultimate team success. Common terms and definitions will be described in detail with examples from actual executed contracts. The Risk/Reward structure will be broken down into a step-by-step example to show how each organization is incentivized under this contract method. Lastly, the presenter will offer advice on how to get started with an IFOA in...
Join us for the Lean Roadshow as we bring top-quality Lean learning to your backyard. Get highly applicable instruction targeted to your specific experience level in a full day of immersive education. This program will create the environment that will spark enthusiasm and curiosity, and share tools to start and/or support you on your Lean journey. The Lean Roadshow will promote education, networking and first-hand experience from those who are industry experts. Structured for intermediate and advanced Lean learning, this program is designed for more experienced Lean construction practitioners. We will focus on in-depth education on more advanced applications of the Last Planner System® in a real-world context. Attendees must have previously attended LCI Introduction to Last Planner System® (eLearning,...
As project teams look to advance improvements to workflow, implementing 5S as a core Lean method leads to better efficiency by keeping the jobsite organized, clean, safe and productive. By participating in the 5S In Lean Construction webinar, you will discover the 5S steps as primarily appropriate to the field. Real-project examples support implementing 5S on your projects. Learning Objectives Understand and be able to identify the 5Ss supported by examples shared in the course. Understand how to implement key Lean approaches to support sustaining 5S on a jobsite. Identify areas in your work that would benefit from 5S application. Discover ways to build consensus and support for 5S with your team.
Join us for a Lean Coffee to learn and support each other in our Lean endeavors! Take part in an open conversation in a safe, small and low-pressure environment about the topics that are relevant to our Lean community. We want to hear about the problems you are solving, the issues you want to solve, and lessons you’ve learned on your Lean Journey. No previous Lean experience is required. Participants from cross functional roles as designers, constructors, owners, trades partners, and associations propose discussion topics around any subject about which they want to learn – THERE ARE NO IRRELEVANT DISCUSSION TOPICS! Each proposer takes 15 to 30 seconds to pitch their topic, written on a sticky note, to the group....
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As a member of the design community, your involvement in the beginning of the project planning process is crucial. From saving the team from delivering projects late to ensuring the greatest value in these projects, your role is vital to your team’s success. Lean in design can help you continue to exceed expectations!
This is an event for all roles in the AEC industry. The issue of mental health and well-being effects all of us, whether we work in the Design Community (Architects, Engineers), with a trade partner, in preconstruction and estimating, or for an Owner or general contractor.
The Lean Roadshow has been designed to offer attendees of Day 1 foundational information and hands-on learning simulations. Day 2 is designed for the more experienced Lean Construction practitioner and will focus on a more advanced and in-depth application of the Last Planner System® within a real-world context.
Expand your Lean education with no travel downtime or lost work days. LCI offers webinars on a variety of Lean principles conducted by LCI instructors and industry experts with real life case studies and examples.
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