Get Curious About Lean Industrialized Construction with Kelly and Melissa

The EBFC Show

Dec 20 2023 • 1 hr 13 mins

Step into the innovative world of construction on The EBFC Show, featuring Kelly Meade and Melissa McEwen from Haley & Aldrich, Inc. In this episode, we're joined by Kelly Meade, Senior Associate specializing in Lean Consulting and industrialized Construction and Lean Journey Program Manager, alongside Melissa McEwen, Practice Leader in Construction Manufacturing and Lean.

Kelly and Melissa bring a wealth of knowledge to the table. Kelly Meade, with her deep expertise in Lean principles and their application in Industrialized Construction, shares insights on reducing the environmental impact of construction and improving operational efficiency. Melissa McEwen, leading the charge in Construction Manufacturing and Lean, digs into the importance of continuous improvement and strong design principles in transforming construction practices.

They explore the significance of respect, collaboration, and behavioral change in the workplace. Their discussion covers success stories and industry challenges, highlighting the creation of high-performing teams and a culture of innovation at Haley & Aldrich.

This episode is a must-listen for anyone interested in the intersection of Lean Design and Industrialized Construction. Tune in for an enlightening conversation with Kelly Meade and Melissa McEwen as they reveal how these approaches are reshaping the future of building, and fostering operational excellence with a human touch.

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Show Links:

Real Innovation vs Click Bait - Mark III Construction (Season 2)

Introduction to Industrialized Construction By the LCI team in collaboration with Nick Masci, Melissa McEwen, and Sally Mizell of Haley & Aldrich’s Lean consulting team.


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Today's episode is sponsored by the Lean Construction Institute (LCI). This non-profit organization operates as a catalyst to transform the industry through Lean project delivery using an operating system centered on a common language, fundamental principles, and basic practices. Learn more at