Applying “Lean” Principles to Improve Construction Productivity
Project Description

This project investigates the current status of the Hong Kong construction industry and explores how to apply “lean” principles to improve the productivity of the Hong Kong construction industry.

Supervisor
ZHANG Xueqing
Quota
2
Course type
UROP1000
UROP1100
Applicant's Roles

1. Collect data and do case studies;
2. Learn “lean” principles and apply them to improving the productivity of the construction industry.

Applicant's Learning Objectives

Able to identify problems independently;
Able to collect required data and process it properly;
Understand “lean” principles and able to apply them to the construction industry.

Complexity of the project
Moderate