Vico Guest Blogger Series

Trimble Presenting Two Papers at IGLC Research Conference Brazil

Posted by Holly Allison on Tue, Jul 23, 2013 @ 08:23 AM

We know so many folks who are headed to Fortaleza, Brazil, for the International Group for Lean Construction’s Research Conference, July 31 – August 2.  The conference is the perfect location to share research findings, as well as practical experience from the jobsite.


Our team is presenting two new papers based on LBMS (location-based management system) and Vico scheduling solutions:


Wednesday, July 31st, 1:30 – 3:00pm

Session 3: Production Planning and Control

The Comparison of LBMS Schedule Forecasts to Actual Progress


Wednesday, July 31st, 3:30 – 5:20pm

Session 4: Production Planning and Control

The Productivity Effect of Starting as Early as Possible in Hospital Construction


If Location-Based Management System is new to you, take a crash course with these resources:


Webinar: Location-Based Management Principles and Last Planner

Webinar: Planning AND Controlling the Schedule

Webinar: CPM Match

Webinar: Four LBMS Case Studies from Hospital Projects

FAQs: Read Frequently-Asked Questions about LBMS


We love meeting face-to-face, so if you or your colleagues are planning on attending, please let us know, and we’ll schedule a dedicated time to sit with you and learn more about your business challenges.  Together we can find a solution! 


We'll let you know as soon as the conference publishes these new papers.  But in the meantime, we hope you'll find these whitepapers of interest.


Whitepaper:Comparing Traditional CPM to LBMS

Whitepaper: Combining LBMS and Last Planner System

Tags: Lean Construction, lbms, construction production control, trimble, iglc brazil, location-based management system, vico scheduling solutions