Lean Construction: A Mindset for Projects and Teams

September 23, 2021


AE Works Vice President of Operations, Sara Lappano, PE, spoke with The Keystone Contractor Magazine on how Lean Construction principles are put into action at AE Works.

Focusing on ways to make projects more efficient, reduce waste, and increase value, Lean Construction concepts can be used in all aspects of a building project, including during design.

“We are a full-service firm, and we want people to have that perspective right off the bat, that we are a single team and have an understanding of what everyone else is doing in the firm,” said Sara Lappano, Vice President of Operations. “When everybody understands what their colleagues are doing, it creates a better total product.”

Read more about Lean Construction in the September 2021 issue of the Keystone Contractor.