Media tagged with "Lean Construction"


Movers + Shapers: Lean and Mean

Tags: Lean Construction

Article | Building Design + Construction
In the U.S., a core group of pioneers, including Southland’s Victor Sanvido, spent the better part of two decades adapting the principles of Lean from the manufacturing plant to the construction site. 

For more than two decades, the Lean Construction Institute has been championing the efforts of a growing contingent of design and construction firms committed to the mantra of ‘continuous improvement.’ 


19th Annual LCI Congress

Tags: LCI, Lean Construction, LEAN

2017 LCI Congress  |  Anaheim, California
Lean Construction Institute (LCI) aims to transform the Design and Construction Industry supply chain to provide value and enable other industries through Lean and integrated approaches. LCI is a non-profit organization that operates to transform the industry through Lean project delivery using an operating system centered on a common language, fundamental principles, and basic practices. Southland will be represented as a Gold Sponsor of the conference.

Join Southland Industries' thought leaders and experts at this years' sessions.  For a detailed schedule, click here


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.


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


LCI: Introduction to Choosing by Advantages (CBA)

Tags: Events, LCI, Lean Construction

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. 


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.’


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


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."

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.


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.