Faculty Advisor

Johnson, Sharon

Faculty Advisor

Salazar, Guillermo F.

Abstract

Lean methods promote continuous improvement in the processes in many industries. Pull Planning sessions are an important component of the Last Planner method which is used in Lean Construction practices. This project explores how Pull Planning sessions are conducted and proposes a template to better structure the preparation, execution and follow-up of Pull Planning session based on expert interviews and observations from several sessions conducted by two different organizations.

Publisher

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Accepted

March 2016

Project Type

Interactive Qualifying Project

Accessibility

Unrestricted

Advisor Department

Business

Advisor Department

Civil and Environmental Engineering

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