A UK data dictionary allows users in the construction industry to access the same information in an industry-agreed and structured format.
The open BIM specialist XBIM is the winner of the DEFINE Hackathon hosted by Cobuilder.
In November, the technical operator of Define data dictionary, Cobuilder, released a new third version of Define data dictionary Templates API (Application Programming Interface).
Cobuilder hosts Define hackathon to unite construction software vendors and support them in enabling the free flow of standardised data
On the 8th and 9th of November, Cobuilder, as a technical operator of Define Data Dictionary, organizes a hackathon for construction software vendors and other related industry stakeholders.
Swedish Wood is implementing the data dictionary, Define, to develop a standards-based digital language for describing wood products. The goal is to improve collaboration within the industry as well as to facilitate free information flow across the construction supply chain.
Lars Christian Fredenlund, CEO and co-founder of Cobuilder, talks about the shared goal of the company, what Cobuilder is capable of doing and why he chose Bulgaria.
Antony Brophy, Director of Business Development at Cobuilder UK, explains why data is key in helping the construction industry to achieve its net-zero objectives.