June 15, 2011
Sometimes a good idea can be the wrong idea if addressed at the wrong scale. Modularity is a good example of this. Modularity, or the use of a repeatable piece or finite ‘kit of parts’ in the design and construction of something, has been discussed for decades as a possibility for major time and cost […]
January 22, 2011
Click here to read my latest for Healthcare Design’s blog posted earlier this week.
September 30, 2010
One of the least discussed construction industry wastes is the code and permitting process. Design and construction professionals nationwide are at the whim of code reviewers and fire marshals (generically referred to as AHJs, Authorities Having Jurisdiction) in city or county government, who review all projects for life safety, accessibility and other, more specific, local […]