Introduction to the Last Planner System

Introduction to the Last Planner System

Introduction to the Last Planner System In Lean Construction, the method is the goal. We create a system focused on continuous, incremental improvement; respect for all team members; and doing the right work right the first time. In an industry that completes only 54%...
Phase Pull Plan – Level 2

Phase Pull Plan – Level 2

Phase Pull Plan - Level 2 On a typical construction project, the hand-off of work often isn’t reliable and flow of production is not steady. The dates and durations of the schedule are determined by a few people who aren’t involved with the day-to-day tasks. Your team...
Six Week Look Ahead – Level 3

Six Week Look Ahead – Level 3

Six Week Look Ahead - Level 3 In the 6 Week Look Ahead, you’ll assign a specific duration to each phase of work and lay them out on weekly planning boards, allotting for every work day in a week. You’ll identify and flag constraints, discuss handoffs of work and...
Weekly Work Plan – Level 4

Weekly Work Plan – Level 4

Weekly Work Plan - Level 4 At the Weekly Work Planning Sessions, visual planning logs specify accountability for every task. The team maintains a Constraint Log with dates and responsible individuals for resolution. A Parking Lot log identifies questions that need to...