Author Archives: Shaun Farrell

About Shaun Farrell

I have been involved in the construction sector since 1986 and over the years I have seen things change dramatically. Much of the change has been directly as a result of technology. This blog will be about the key combinations of People, Process and Technology. Any views expressed here are strictly my own.

Government Estate Strategy 2018

This was published over the weekend which means I have not had a chance to read it yet. But when I do I will post my first thoughts here. Anyone who knows me is aware I am not into politics … Continue reading

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Coordination

Whenever I ask people “in one word tell me what BIM is all about”, coordination always makes its way in there. I do remember up until 2004 (when my role shifted) I actually carried out coordination as part of my … Continue reading

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A New Chapter

So it has been a while but I may well get back into this blogging lark. Time will tell. So a bit of a change going from BIM to Information Management (IM), or is it? We shall have to just … Continue reading

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Autodesk University Moscow Keynote

Risk is that we ignore trends and our competitors don’t. Trends * Growth of cloud computing * Digital everything * Machine learning 35th Anniversary of Autodesk and autocad.  What do we do with cloud/infinite computing.  Generative design for the mass market. … Continue reading

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BIM and “For Information”.

Hello there readers (I am sure there are a few of you left). Something that always makes me smile is when “things” are issued for information. What exactly does that mean? Rather than explore that here I will make two … Continue reading

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@BIMShowLive 2017 ‘Auf Wiedersehen, BIM – an International Perspective

‘Auf Wiedersehen, BIM – an International PerspectiveAcross the globe data is becoming a critical raw material of the modern construction organisation turning that into meaningful insight will drive a new wave of sector innovation. As we enter a new cognitive … Continue reading

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@BIMShowLive 2017 “Let’s Get Judgmental” – Analyzing & processing Revit Projects for automated output & validation of COBie data

“Let’s Get Judgmental” – Analyzing & processing Revit Projects for automated output & validation of COBie dataThis session will present how real-life architectural projects have used Dynamo Studio to accelerate time consuming challenges like model maintenance/auditing Revit models, verify the … Continue reading

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