Building Chicago 2011 - (Page 5)
Builders Association Board of Directors
Officers Chairman Howard Strong, Chairman, The George Sollitt Construction Company Vice Chairman Ben Johnston, Vice President, James McHugh Construction Company Treasurer Jimmy Akintonde, President, Ujamaa Construction Immediate Past Chairman R. Lynn Treat, Director of Field Operations, Ryan Companies US, Inc. Secretary Albert Leitschuh, President, Builders Association Directors Ken Egidi, President, Pepper Construction Company Leon LaJeunesse, President, Custom Contracting, Ltd. Mike Mozal, President, Joseph J. Duffy Company Jeff Raday, President, McShane Construction Company Matt Sprenzel, President, Installation Specialists, Inc. Brad Swaback, President, Just Rite Acoustics, Inc. Ray Wojkovich, Vice President, Bulley & Andrews, LLC Builders Association Staff Albert Leitschuh, President Denise Herdrich, Director of Labor and Membership Andy Cole, Communications Manager Stacey Kelly, Project Manager Patricia Heier, Administrative Coordinator Brian Hahn, Communications Intern Published for:
7 A Message from the Builders Association President Efﬁciency Experts
Professors, Contractors from all corners of the industry tout the beneﬁts of Lean Construction practices.
10 Lean Construction
Maximizing Value and Minimizing Waste.
13 The Green Path to Collaboration
New ways to work together for contractors, designers.
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PUBLISHED JULY 2011/BIA-A0011/5907
15 Market Analysis
Which Niches Will Offer Riches in 2011 and Beyond?
16 What is The Builders Association? 17 Economic Incentives of Safety
18 Index of Advertisers/ Advertisers.com
ON THE COVER: BA Members are helping to Build Chicago on a number of fronts, including: Wrigley Building – photo credit: Chicago Architectural Foundation Henry Ford Academy Power House High – photo credit: Pepper Construction Company 860-880 Lakeshore Drive – photo credit: Bulley & Andrews, LLC Building of Illinois Holocaust Museum & Educational Center – photo credit: Bulley & Andrews, LLC Cook County Domestic Violence Courthouse – photo credit: The George Sollitt Construction Company
Building Chicago 2011 • 5
Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Building Chicago 2011
Building Chicago 2011
A Message from the Builders Association President
The Green Path to Collaboration
What is The Builders Association?
Economic Incentives of Safety
Index of Advertisers/ Advertisers.com
Building Chicago 2011