||IAI and IFC - state-of-the-art
||This paper presents the current situation in IAI, the International Alliancefor Interoperability, and the different versions of IFC, the IndustryFoundation Classes. The issues presented in this paper include IFC versionsfrom R1.0 to R3.0, the current IFC implementations and tools, IAI relationsto ISO STEP, the current organisational structure of IAI and the possiblefuture activities in IAI. IAI is an open, worldwide organisation preparing anindustry standard for architecture/engineering/construction/facilitiesmanagement (AEC/FM) software based on product models. The modellinglanguage is EXPRESS and data exchange format is the STEP physical file.
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Kiviniemi A (1999).
IAI and IFC - state-of-the-art. Lacasse M A, Vanier D J (ed.); Information technology in construction, volume 4, ISBN 0-660-17743-9; Vancouver, May 30 - June 3, Canada (ISSN: 2706-6568),