Kerry Thompson

NZCAD, B’Arch
BIM consultant

Kerry Thompson

Kerry has over thirty years' experience working in information technology focusing on CAD and BIM, with a particular focus on Revit since 2005. His background in architecture, combined with his technical expertise, ensures he has a deep understanding of the building industry and the technology best used to support it. He has facilitated the use of CAD and BIM for a wide variety of clients across the New Zealand Building Industry since 1985.

With strong professional skills in AutoCAD, Revit, C4R, and the associated workflow engineering, he is experience in website development, BIM content generation, database applications and Virtual Reality applications as it relates to marketing, design, and construction.

Projects have involved implementation, training, project support, and content creation with an emphasis on BIM databases and workflows. Kerry keeps at the forefront of technology in the industry, utilising virtual reality platforms such as HTC Vive, Oculus Rift and the Samsung Odyssey.

  • Revit experience includes Dynamo, Collaboration for Revit (C4R), and Enscape.
  • AutoCAD expertise includes Lisp, menu programming, and drawing processing.
  • Other applications he uses include Power BI,  3D Studio Max, Fusion 360, Navisworks, Rhino, Mindjet, A360, Office 365, The Adobe Creative Cloud, Sketchup, Autodesk FormIt, AutoIT, ImageMagick, Camtasia, and the Windows command line.