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Lean-BIM Integrated Modular Construction Case Study

Lean-BIM Integrated Modular Construction Case Study

Although the application of lean construction has been significantly increasing on projects, tools that support its implementation through continue to remain limited. Production continues to be significantly managed through disparate systems driven by manual workflows. Alignment of BIM with Lean practices Previous case studies have proven that the use of BIM with lean practices during […]

The Digital Revival of Construction – Upcoming Industry Trends

The Digital Revival of Construction

Going digital doesn’t necessarily mean your project site will be full of flying drones and robots walking around. In all probability, most sites will still look very much the same from the outside, as today
What will change with digitalisation, however, is the way information is transmitted across your teams, and how you use that to plan, monitor, and deliver your project!

Reviewing Status-quo | COVID outlook of the Industry

Banner_Reviewing Status-quo - COVID-19 outlook of the industry

COVID-19 has disturbed the industry globally, drastically altering our existing workflows for project delivery. Conventional practices of construction management and increasing team output do not apply in most cases anymore. Safety First Health and Safety guidelines, though always relevant and extremely important, have now taken a whole new meaning. New safety protocols for sites have […]

Enabling True Collaboration with VisiLean

VisiLean for all Project Stakeholders

Construction projects comprise of many stakeholders; from Clients who initiate the project and define the requirement, to Architects and Designers who give this vision a form, to finally all the expert Consultants and Contractors who help in the physical realisation of this vision. At VisiLean, we strive towards simplifying construction workflows – removing complications and […]

Managing Constraints, rather than Problems (Proactive vs Reactive approach)

Constraint Management with VisiLean

Anyone who has worked on a construction project knows about the constant “fire fighting” the team has to put up with. Every day brings new challenges posed through uncertainty that has seemingly emerged out of nowhere. However, the lean production principles and the method of “pull planning” teaches us that if we address the “constraints” […]

Digitalisation: 5 Key factors for transforming project delivery

Digitalisation: 5 Key factors for transforming project delivery

With everyone emphasising on the importance of digitalisation today, are we really sure of what it entails to successfully transition into a digital mode of construction project delivery? Challenging times for the industry Even before the global lockdown, the industry was feeling the pinch. Construction News posted an article stating 22 construction firms in the […]

COVID-19: Managing Safe Distancing on-site

COVID-19: Managing Safe Distancing on-site

Amidst the chaos of COVID – 19 that has disrupted the entire world, construction has also been hit hard, with new challenges to continue work on-site. Majority of construction projects have been put on hold or are working with uncertainty due to the safe working guidelines imposed by several authorities globally. Safety vs Planning While […]

Off-site Production Management with VisiLean

Off-site Production Management with VisiLean

Construction has taken a huge hit in the current global COVID – 19 scenario. Being a labour-intensive field traditionally, the restrictions imposed on mobility across the globe has positioned a huge speed-bump for the industry. Even with managing the safety of workers to site, social distancing norms make it extremely difficult to execute work as […]