Perry Daneshgari

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Perry Daneshgari
Perry Daneshgari
Born Ahvaz, Iran
Nationality American
Occupation civil and mechanical engineer, CEO
Known for research in construction worksites
Notable work Agile Construction for the electrical contractor[1]

Perry (Parviz) Daneshgari is an Iranian-American entrepreneur, engineer and author born in Ahvaz, Iran. He founded MCA, which appeared on the TV Program World Business Review, in 1990 and has written many books and articles in specialized magazines and websites. Perry has an MBA from Wayne State University and a Ph.D in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Karlsruhe, as well as BS. in Civil and Mechanical Engineering. He specializes in Agile Construction, a way of doing business that focuses on adaptation and quick changes on job sites and production lines.[2]

Perry has collaborated with research projects on different industries, most of them focused on increasing productivity in those industries applying agile methods of working, for example: “Developing a Standard Format for Calculating Construction size and Share”,[3] “Ideal Jobsite Inventory Levels to Improve Profitability”[4] for Electri International and other organization like Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors National Association, NAED Education and Research Foundation,[5] New Horizons Foundation,[6] etc.. Perry in collaboration with Heather Moore and MCA have written articles in some specialized magazines like Electrical Contracting Magazine,[7] The Electrical Distribution Magazine, and more.[8]

Bibliography[edit]

  • Agile Construction for the electrical contractor[9]
  • The Chase: Constant Pursuit For Improvement[10]
  • Lean Operations in Wholesale Distribution [11]
  • Agile Construction, a Profitable construction, higher profits and better cash flow.
  • Application of ASTM E2691 [12][13] Standard Practice for Job Productivity Measurement in Agile Construction[14]
  • Competing in the New Construction Environment: A Compilation to Lead the Way - The Here and Now-How to Be Competitive, Book 1: [15]
  • Operational Model Needed to Compete in Industrialized Construction - Industrialization of Construction, A Compilation to Lead the Way, Book 2: [16]
  • Industrialization of Construction, A Compilation to Lead the Way, Foundation and Future, Dealing with the Challenges of More Work, Book 3: [17]
  • Efficiency and Continuous Improvement: Survival of the Unfits - Book 4: [18]
  • Agile Distribution®, Application of Lean Principles: [19]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Daneshgari, Perry. Agile Construction: for the Electrical Contractor. CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform. p. 252. ISBN 1508939225. 
  2. ^ "Perry Daneshgari profile". LinkedIn. Retrieved 30 August 2015. 
  3. ^ "Market Share: Developing a Standard Format to Calculate Market Share". Electri International. Retrieved 7 September 2015. 
  4. ^ "Ideal Jobsite Inventory Levels to Improve Profitability". Electri International. Retrieved 7 September 2015. 
  5. ^ "NAED Releases Findings of Procurement Chain Study". Blog Design 2000. Retrieved 7 September 2015. 
  6. ^ "Procurement Chain Management in the Construction Industry". New Horizons Foundation. Retrieved 7 September 2015. 
  7. ^ "Perry Daneshgari Bio". EC&M. Retrieved 7 September 2015. 
  8. ^ "P. Daneshgari Short Bio" (PDF). Construction.com. Retrieved 30 August 2015. 
  9. ^ Daneshgari, Perry. Agile Construction: for the Electrical Contractor. CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform. p. 252. ISBN 1508939225. 
  10. ^ Daneshgari, Perry (2015). The Chase: Constant Pursuit For Improvement. Createspace. p. 270. ISBN 1515318931. 
  11. ^ Daneshgari, Perry; Wilson, Michelle (2008). Lean Operations in Wholesale Distribution. NAW Institute for Distribution Excellence. ISBN 1934014095. 
  12. ^ "Standard Practice for Job Productivity Measurement in Agile Construction". Application of ASTM E2691
  13. ^ "Measurement of Construction Productivity is the Subject of New ASTM International Building Standard". ASTM International Release #8530/March2010
  14. ^ "New Method Tested To Sharpen Work Measure" (PDF). McGraw Hill Construction ENR Engineering News - Record March 2010
  15. ^ "The Here and Now-How to Be Competitive". MCA-Soft January 2016. 
  16. ^ "Operational Model Needed to Compete in Industrialized Construction". MCA-Soft January 2017. 
  17. ^ "Foundation and Future, Dealing with the Challenges of More Work". MCA-Soft January 2017. 
  18. ^ "Efficiency and Continuous Improvement: Survival of the Unfits". MCA-Soft January 2018. 
  19. ^ "Agile Distribution®, Application of Lean Principles". MCA-Soft January 2018.