Lean Construction Institute Finland (LCI-Finland) is an open, independent and not-for-profit organization. Our mission is to research, develop and apply lean thinking and lean management principles in the construction industry and to find the best practices applicable to our member organizations.
LCI-Finland is committed to:
LCI-Finland was founded in 19th of August in 2008 by professor Harri Haapasalo from University of Oulu, managing director Jani Saarinen from The Finnish Association of Building Owners and Construction Clients (RAKLI ry), director general Tarmo Pipatti from Confederation of Finnish Construction Industries RT and director Glenn Ballard from Lean Construction Institute (USA).
LCI concept is active in many countries in South and North America and Europa (including all Nordic countries). In practice, LCI operates as a network which comes together regularly to discuss and share both research and implementation results.