Our facilitation will bring out the best in your team, but as you stand up, we stand down.
17% time savings in Design (Plannerly.com survey)
40% increase in productivity (JWA'S P6 showed 5 months work left, but with LPS they did it in 3 months)
42% reduction in Change Orders (from 7.73% to 4.46% across 34 SDCCD projects studied)
45% more LEED certifications (34 SDCCD projects studied)
53% fewer design issues (Plannerly.com survey)
94:1 ROI using Lean Alignment Partnering (CDCR Stockton study leading to IPI Award)
$900,000 average cost savings per project (34 SDCCD projects studied)
100% increase in WIP (from $1.5M/day WIP to $3.0M/day in 6 weeks at CDCR Stockton – finished 5 weeks early)
100% reduction in claims (100+ projects claim free – exception: when Lean started late)
200% more likely to complete Under Budget (Dodge Analytics study of 162 projects)
300% more likely to complete Ahead of Schedule (Dodge Analytics study of 162 projects)
The Last Planner System® & Pull Planning
Looking for help implementing Last Planner System pull planning in construction or design? Our Coaches are field-tested on over 100 hundred projects and several hundred sessions, for dozens of companies in the last 12 years. Whether it’s training a project team or facilitating a Kick-off at the jobsite trailer, we will guide you in raising your trade handoff reliability from the industry-wide 54% to over 80%. Productivity soars!
Team Alignment Partnering™
It’s all about the people and team alignment, isn’t it? Strong, high performance teams get great results. Our 20 years’ experience includes award-winning project teams and landmark projects. Whether you’re looking to kick off Alignment Partnering with quarterly follow-ups or you want a Vision and Values session to develop the team’s North Star, our master facilitation gets you there.
Lean Design Build/IPD Training
Pulling together a group of individuals from different backgrounds and experiences requires quickly building a Lean Design Build team that hits the ground running. It doesn’t just “happen”. Our training is hands-on and tightly coupled with action on the project. Learn from our experience. Develop your Lean culture and learn key tools at the same time: A3, 5S, Last Planner, Target Value Delivery, process mapping and more. Never boring. Promise.
Lean Boot Camp (Customizable)
Does your team need quick emersion in Lean to launch a complicated project the right way? Our 2-Day Lean Boot Camp is ideal. We’ll help you customize the curriculum to your unique needs: start with “Lean Thinking - Value, Waste, and Flow”, add some simulations, practice some hands-on “Root Cause Analysis”, train on how to setup and manage your Big Room, and learn better decision making using Choosing by Advantages™ and A3. Hit the ground running.
The ballgame changed in 2020. Organizations are quickly adapting. Let us facilitate your leadership’s Strategic Planning, Value Stream Mapping, Process Mapping and Rapid Process Improvement (Kaizen) Events. And if you’re not entirely sure where the waste is, our company assessments and surveys will help you find it and fix it.