Extending building information models to construction specifications

Utiome, Erezi Ame Emmanuel (2015) Extending building information models to construction specifications. PhD thesis, Queensland University of Technology.

Abstract

This project examined the role that written specifications play in the building procurement process and the relationship that specifications should have with respect to the use of BIM within the construction industry. A three-part approach was developed to integrate specifications, product libraries and BIM. Typically handled by different disciplines within project teams, these provide the basis for a holistic approach to the development of building descriptions through the design process and into construction.

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ID Code: 84929
Item Type: QUT Thesis (PhD)
Supervisor: Drogemuller, Robin, Docherty, Michael, & Raymond, Kerry
Keywords: Building Information Model (BIM), Construction Specifications, Industry Foundation Classes, Specification-Augmented BIM Object (SABO), Specification Information
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Design
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
Institution: Queensland University of Technology
Deposited On: 28 Jul 2015 02:54
Last Modified: 08 Sep 2015 05:23

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