Katherine Van Adzin: How did you get started as a Lean consultant?
Hal Macomber: I've been involved with Lean since around 1984. I've been involved with the Last Planner® System since 1997. I've..
Welcome to the third installment of Touchplan’s ConTech series. In this piece, MOCA’s Software Products Division President Michael Carr delves into the subject of data and shares his advice on..
The term “takt time” comes from the German word “Takt,” which refers to a bar of music or meter. In the context of Lean, the term is used to refer to the pace of production required to match..
We're frequently asked, “What’s the best way to manage multiple shifts in Touchplan?” The simple solution is to use a combination of locations and swim lanes. The locations will allow you to sort..
Tom Richert, a Principal with Lean Project Consulting, dropped by Touchplan last week for a conversation about his new book, Lean Conversations: The Energy of the Creative Ethos in Your Life and..
Welcome to the second installment of Touchplan’s ConTech series. In this piece, we take stock of current construction technology offerings, discuss how market forces shape the ConTech landscape,..
Welcome to the first installment of Touchplan’s ConTech series. Over the next few weeks, we’ll be exploring how technology is changing the construction industry. In this first piece, we consider..