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IFC-Based Computational Support Tool for Managing and Using Design Planning Information: Case Application and Evaluation
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  • Journal title : Architectural research
  • Volume 13, Issue 2,  2011, pp.3-12
  • Publisher : Architectural Institute of Korea
  • DOI : 10.5659/AIKAR.2011.13.2.3
 Title & Authors
IFC-Based Computational Support Tool for Managing and Using Design Planning Information: Case Application and Evaluation
Seo, Jong-Cheol; Kim, In-Han;
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Planning information generated during initial architectural design phases significantly influences subsequent phases, and is implemented into architectural design models during the design process. However, failures to manage and use planning information in Korean design offices remain common. Current design tools that incorporate planning information also do not address the issue of interoperability during the life cycles of buildings. To address these problems, the Industry Foundation Classes (IFC) extension model was developed to accommodate the need to manage and use planning information for cooperation between design offices carrying out multidisciplinary tasks. This paper introduces a purpose-built software tool that implements the IFC model and demonstrates the efficiency of the proposed method with the software tool.
Design Model;Planning Information;Industry Foundation Classes (IFC);IFC Extension Model;Pm-DPIMS;
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