Learning to Lean in

Over the decades, a variety of industries, including tech and higher education, have embraced Lean principles. And in the last 10 years, the architecture, engineering, construction, and owner-operated (AECO) community has joined in, enticed by Lean’s ability to evaluate complex challenges, create standardization, and foster creativity and efficiency concurrently. 

At Dyer Brown, Haley & Aldrich’s Lean consultants conducted multiday workshops with the entire staff, breaking them into small teams to run a series of fast-paced, 15- to 20-minute exercises common in Lean. 

In this ARCHITECT Magazine article, learn how Dyer Brown collaborated with Haley & Aldrich to make gains in productivity, worker morale, and financial health by embarking on their Lean journey.