Automatic generation of data representations for construction applications

Aouad, GF, Sun, M and Faraj, I 2002, 'Automatic generation of data representations for construction applications' , Construction Innovation: Information, Process, Management, 2 (3) , pp. 151-165.

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This paper presents an argument for automating data representations within the construction sector. It questions whether full automation and integration is feasible and achievable considering the complexity of the industry and supply chain problems. The paper starts by reviewing the research in the area of information automation, modelling and integration. A research prototype, GALLICON, is used as an example to demonstrate the levels of integration and automation that may be achieved with the current generation of technology.

Item Type: Article
Themes: Subjects / Themes > T Technology > TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)
Built and Human Environment
Schools: Schools > School of the Built Environment > Centre for Urban Processes, Resilient Infrastructures & Sustainable Environments
Journal or Publication Title: Construction Innovation: Information, Process, Management
Publisher: Arnold Publishers
Refereed: Yes
ISSN: 14714175
Depositing User: H Kenna
Date Deposited: 19 Sep 2007 15:10
Last Modified: 27 Aug 2021 22:01

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