Writer James Pease asks the question,  Why Lean Construction? In this article he answers the question in detail for the Lean IPD blog https://leanipd.com/lean-construction/

 

Construction Productivity in the United States has been declining for the last 50 years. Research by Paul Teichotz from Stanford University & CIFE compares construction productivity to other Non-Farm Productivity in the United States since 1964.  While most industries have more than doubled their productivity, construction has actually decreased…

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