|Facing a new reality in the computerazationN of the industry
|The introduction of computers in the management of buildingprojects has gone on since the early sixties. In recent years theuse of personal computers has increased and will soon becomewidespread within the organizations of the industry. Thisdevelopment has followed the mechanization of manual work onbuilding sites and in component factories in the fifties. Themechanization of information processing is a logical consequenceof the ongoing industrialization of the society, becausemechanized production requires adequate and efficient managementof activities, In this situation organizations will undergochanges and will collaborate according to new patterns in orderto profit by the new technology [ref 11. In Europe theintroduction of the Inner Market will have effects which willrequire measures to ease communication between the parties of theindustry. Therefore, the idea of a common artificial language hasgained increasing interest. It has become necessary for technicalreasons but also in order to facilitate communication amongnations that use different natural languages. This paper outlinessome of the problems related to formalization of co-ordinatedcommunication in an industry facing a new reality [ref 21.KeywordsClassification; Communication; Computer-aided Design; Databases; Neuro-linguistics; Project Management; Symbolic Logic.
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Bindslev B (1988).
Facing a new reality in the computerazationN of the industry. Christiansson P, Karlsson H (ed.); Conceptual modelling of buildings. CIB W74+W78 seminar, October, 1988. Lund university and the Swedish building centre. CIB proceedings 126 (ISSN: 2706-6568),