Speckle: open digital infrastructure for designing, making and operating the built environment.

We reimagine the design process from the Internet up: Speckle is an open source (MIT) initiative for developing an extensible Design & AEC data communication and collaboration platform.

Getting Started


For developers:

Want to spin up a server? It's not that hard.

Frontend dev work? OpenApi docs are here!

Developing for .NET? We've got a SDK.

Check out example implementations in Rhino/Gh, Dynamo, Blender, Unity, THREE Js and Vue JS.

Ready to use:

Rhino/Grasshopper/Dynamo user?
Download the latest installer from here.

Getting started:
Give the Dynamo and Grasshopper starter guide a read, and don't forget about the Rhino plugin too!


PS: You're not alone. Join the forum or slack!

Log: Latest news and gossip on Speckle.

Speckle Research Job @ UCL The Bartlett CPM (London)

Posted on Tue, Jan 29, 2019
Do you want to work on Speckle?

Data streaming between Grasshopper and Dynamo

Posted on Sat, Sep 22, 2018
So you want to stream data between Grasshopper and Dynamo? This guide will get you started!

Speckle, Unity and AR

Posted on Thu, Sep 6, 2018
Bringing data from Rhino, Grasshopper, or Dynamo live into Augmented Reality via Unity & Hololens.

Speckle 1.0.0

Posted on Mon, Apr 2, 2018
Two and half years in, Speckle's ready for a 1.0.0. A major server-side upgrade: comments, projects & permissions & a simpler and cleaner api.

Speckle Rhino Plugin Release

Posted on Sun, Feb 25, 2018
The Speckle Rhino Plugin installation and usage notes.

Onwards and Upwards: Speckle & 2018

Posted on Mon, Jan 1, 2018
Onwards and upwards: where will Speckle go in 2018?



About: People, Academia & Industry

Speckle is growing out of research undertaken at UCL The Bartlett and InnoChain as an ecosystem of software tools that aims to enable enable a flexible data rich design workflow between any stakeholders of any industry, thus allowing for a richer and more productive design environment. Read more.