INCEPTION Standard for Heritage BIM Models

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The EU Project INCEPTION will create a platform that is able to exchange content according to state-of-the-art available open BIM standards. This INCEPTION open Heritage BIM platform is not only exchanging data according to existing state-of-the-art standards, but it is based on a new Heritage BIM model using Semantic Web technology. This allows applications to retrieve content according to modern query languages like SPARQL and allows user defined ‘on-the-fly’ extensions of the standard. This paper describes the structure and development of this new Heritage BIM standard. The Heritage BIM standard is developed by several Semantic Web and BIM standardization specialists in combination with top experts in the field of Cultural Heritage, all of them partners within the INCEPTION project.




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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.RDF Ltd.SofiaBulgaria
  2. 2.Nemoris srlBolognaItaly
  3. 3.Fundación CARTIFBoecillo, ValladolidSpain
  4. 4.Department of ArchitectureUniversity of FerraraFerraraItaly
  5. 5.Consorzio Futuro in RicercaFerraraItaly

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