The Architech Show

Architecture and Technology podcast hosted by Joe Banks, Greg Lamb and Willis Lim

Episode 67 - War stories, social media and gaming engines

July 3rd, 2017

This week Joe and Willis are joined by special guest Nick Broadbent from BIM Edge who shares some war stories from the battlefield, lessons learned along with social media and gaming engines.

Episode 66 - BILT 2017 Australia

June 14th, 2017

This week Joe gives us the run down from the BILT 2017 conference in Adelaide a couple of weeks ago. He reports back on the talks he presented, the people he saw and things that peaked his interest.

Episode 65 - Like a BLK, the son of a Gosling

May 29th, 2017

This week Joe, Greg and Willis about the Leica BLK, the smallest imaging laser scanner, its applications which leads into discussions about drones, modelling from aerial imaging and surveyors. Joe gives a quick 3 takeaways from BILT2017 which was held in Adelaide last week.

Episode 63 - Raspberry Pi for me, Raspberry Pi for you. I’ll have a Pi, you have one too!

May 9th, 2017

This week Joe, Willis and Greg discuss the Raspberry Pi and some of the cool things you can use them for. Want to automate your home? The Raspberry Pi can do it! Want a media centre? Get yourself a Raspberry Pi! Need a new microwave? Raspberry Pi it!


Episode 60 - Your job will be automated in the future

April 18th, 2017

Joe 'Johnny 5' Pro brings up a discussion this week about automation, what it means to us in the AEC space and how it doesn't necessarily mean that you will be left unemployed as a result. We also talk about some of the jobs most likely or least likely to be replaced by automation.

Episode 59 - BILT Asia 2017

April 13th, 2017

Joe gives Willis and Greg the run down at BILT Asia 2017. What he found interesting, who he caught up to and how he got lost at the Marina Bay Sands.

Episode 58 - Joe goes to BILT Asia 2017

April 7th, 2017

Joe was in Singapore last week presenting 3 sessions at BILT Asia 2017. Along the way he managed to score some interviews with Thomas Schander from Enscape and Anthony Buckley-Thorp from Flux. 

Episode 56 - Code Share with Simply Complex (part 2)

December 27th, 2016

Continuing from the last episode, Marcello and Joe round up their RTC Europe discussions.

Episode 54 - Top 10 Revit add-ins

June 1st, 2016

We're all back and Greg has a top 10 list of Revit add-ins that he puts to Greg for his opinion.

Top 10 Revit apps you should be using.

1. Ideate BIM Link

Easily link your Revit data to Excel. Starts at $850 (USD).

2. Coins Auto-Section Box

Cool enhancements for the already super-useful Section Box tool. Free.

3. Navisworks Exporter

Export Revit to Navisworks NWC format. Free.

4. Palladio X BIM Windows Layout

Manage and arrange your open Revit windows. Free.

5. RTV Xporter Pro

Batch export and print from Revit. Starts at $49 (USD).

6. Case Free apps

A variety of productivity apps. Free.

7. Dynamo

Very cool visual programming environment for Revit. Really powerful. Free.

8. Color By Number

Display parameter values by color in any view. Starts at $99 (USD).

9. Clark Dietrich Wall Type Creator

Automatically create information-rich wall types. Free.

10. dRofus

Sophisticated program, room and FF&E tools. Contact for pricing.

Episode 53 - RTC Australasia special with Nick and Marcello, pt 2

May 23rd, 2016

This week is the second part of the interview that Joe did at RTC Australasia recently with Nicholas Broadbent and Marcello Sgambelluri.

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