Application of Lean Construction Principle and Techniques to Minimize Construction Waste of Residential Project
Pradnya B.Awate , Bhagyashree Apte
Lean construction, waste generation, lean construction framework
Lean construction is new technology used in many countries for reduction of construction waste and increase the probability of project success. This research paper mainly aims to study the application of lean construction for minimization of construction waste in residential project focusing on multi-storeyed residential building in the Pune region. Findings from the study show the waste generation causes and volume of material waste. Also the managerial framework from lean construction is suggested to overcome the problem. This framework is developed by considering literature review, survey and sample study. Construction waste is divided into four categories for each category appropriate lean construction methods and techniques are suggested.