Person

David Marchant

Report

Precinct Information Modelling collaboration: microclimate and Urban Heat Island decision-support tool (RP2023)

This report sets out the role to be played by the PIM project in the planned UHI project work. It summarises the goals and organisation of that work and then outlines the contribution to be made by PIM. Importantly, while the PIM project contribution to...
Technical report

Precinct Information Modelling technical investigations: Precinct Object Library implementation

This technical investigation canvases a range issues concerned with the development of a PIM Object Library, specifically to address carbon management, though the principles could be applied within a broader context. It deals with:
Technical report

Precinct Information Modelling technical investigations: precinct information schema

This technical investigation presents the precinct information (PIM) data schema. The schema is an extension of the current IFC data schema that is used widely for building works. Apart from buildings, precincts also contain infrastructure objects such as roads, railways, bridges, tunnels, and outdoor civic...
Technical report

Precinct Information Modelling technical investigations: PIM prototype tools

This technical investigation presents the precinct information (PIM) prototype tools that have been developed as part of the PIM research project:
Technical report

Precinct Information Modelling technical investigations: land use and development types

This technical investigation reports on the common way state planning departments and local governments proscribe development of private and public land. The context for this is to develop a digital representation of the system, to support for example the tools emerging that examine the performance...