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Clarissa Biotto

Conference paper

BIM for production: benefits and challenges for its application in a design-bid-build project

The poor management of the information flow in the AEC industry is a significant problem that might be overcome by the adoption of Building Information Modelling (BIM) and Lean Construction philosophy. Thus, the paper presents a design-bid-build (D-B-B) project to investigate the necessary efforts of...
Conference paper

Comparing production design activities and location-based planning tools

Which lean planning tool is better suited for each one of the design processes: line of balance, takt-time planning or flowline? This paper aims to answer these questions through a comparison and deeper understanding of production design processes, as well as the potential uses of...