• Engineering
  • Published 2014

Analyzing the Empire State Building Project from the Perspective of Lean Project Delivery System

@inproceedings{Ghosh2014AnalyzingTE,
  title={Analyzing the Empire State Building Project from the Perspective of Lean Project Delivery System},
  author={Somik Ghosh and Kenneth Robson},
  year={2014}
}
The Empire State Building was the tallest building in the world when it was officially opened on May 1, 1931. It held that distinction for over 40 years. In 20 months the building was designed, engineered, permitted, demolition of an existing building completed, and the building constructed. In order to complete the Empire State Building under the allotted 18 month schedule, Starrett Bros. & Eken, the contractors employed innovative construction methods and techniques. Many of these… CONTINUE READING

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