Driving transformation of the built asset economy through creation & adoption of open, international standards

What is openBIM ?

A universal approach to the collaborative design, realization and operation of buildings based on open standards and workflows. Industry Foundation Classes (IFC) buildingSMART is the sharing of information between the project, design, procurement, maintenance and operations teams

What's in it for me?

Benefits include New Markets, Scale Benefits, Improved Performance and Industry Development. Specific benefits to building owners and operators, product manufacturers and others.

Our Standards

buildingSMART aim to promote increasing international consensus on specific standards to accelerate implementation and uptake for mutual benefit. For a list of published international standards. 

Why buildingSMART?

Significant improvements in cost, value and environmental performance can be achieved. 

Data Dictionary

The buildingSMART Data Dictionary (bSDD) is a library of objects and their attributes. It’s used to identify objects in the built environment and their specific properties regardless of language

Compliant Software

All software successfully tested for compliance with buildingSMART Standards.

Support us and get involved

Membership

Is now open for institutions, companies, governments, and individuals.

Members benefit from the collective activities of other members locally and internationally. Read more

Sponsors

This would not be possible without the work-in-kind support of our Members and the financial contribution from our Sponsors.

 

 

 

If you would like to learn more about sponsoring buildingSMART then click Read more

Get Involved

Shape the future by participating in buildingSMART.

 

 

Participate in Chapters, Rooms, Groups and/or Projects. Read more

Events

Learn about our forthcoming exciting and informative events

 

Learn about our event - Standards Summits  and the International Council & Chapter Summit. Read more

Latest News

Board, Strategic Advisory Council and International Council Meetings

buildingSMART International held its Annual Board, Strategic Advisory Council and International Council Meetings from May 22 – 24, 2018 at ...
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Laying New Track

Digitising the world’s railways buildingSMART has expanded its infrastructure community once again by creating the Railway Room, an endeavor that ...
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buildingSMART International, keep in contact

We have updated our Privacy Policy that came into effect on the 25th May 2018 in accordance with a new ...
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buildingSMART Awards

buildingSMART Awards 2018 open for Entries

Don't miss the boat Only 53 days remain before the project submission deadline closes on July 31, 2018 The buildingSMART ...
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