Projects are temporary systems linked to multiple, enduring production systems from which the project is supplied materials, information, and resources. The goal of Lean is to minimize waste while maximizing value.
The Last Planner® system of production control has three components: a lookahead planning, commitment planning, and learning. Pulling planning and reliable promises ensures that assigned activities can be done.
Target costing is a technique that has been used in manufacturing for decades to achieve cost predictability. Adoption of this technique promise to help the construction industry raise the number of successful outcomes.