Me and My IT
The Sheppard Robson partner on how to stay flexible within a large practice
How Bell Phillips Architects bought into bim
How the iPad is revolutionary and sticking with Vectorworks has paid off
I've been with TP Bennett for 23 years now. I started off life as an architectural technician and a lot of IT professionals that I know in our business started in exactly the same way.
We are very much a technology-focused practice. We’re MicroStation-based and have been working with bim since the office was created in 2001. I’m now the chair of the Bentley Community, the MicroStation user group in the UK, and am about to co-chair a bim round-table for consultants and contractors.
Pitman Tozer director on managing the practice’s online portfolio and software updates.
RCKa director on making the leap into Revit and relying on Evernote
Like hats and gloves, you can never have enough backup
‘We try to have the same IT set up across all our offices’
As a practice we’re very reliant on IT. I don’t have a desk – my office is basically my briefcase.
Riches Hawley Mikhail partner on working with new technologies.
How Robin Partington Architects’ 30-strong staff got to grips with office technology