property of a phenomenon, body, or substance, where the property has a magnitude that can be expressed by means of a number and a reference. for example a measure with a unit. Quantities can appear as base quantities or derived quantities. EXAMPLE 1 Length, mass, electric current (ISQ base quantities).EXAMPLE 2 Plane angle, force, power […]

reference document

publication that is consulted to find specific information, particularly in a technical or scientific domain EXAMPLE See EN 771-1:2011+A1: 2015.Note 1 to entry: A reference document can be associated with any data present in a data dictionary (3.2). It caninclude document date and version.[SOURCE: ISO 23386:2020, 3.18, modified — EXAMPLE has been added; in Note […]


standard measurements of physical quantities that require a clear definition to be useful. The International Bureau of Weights and Measures (BIPM) is responsible for ensuring the standardization of the use of units of measurement in the measurement of weights and measures, as well as the definition and application of these in everyday life. real scalar […]

BS EN ISO 12006-2:2020

Building construction – Organization of information about construction works Part 2: Framework for classification

BS EN ISO 12006-3:2016

Building construction — Organization of information about construction works Part 3: Framework for object-oriented information

data template

schema providing a data structure used to describe the properties of objects NOTE The relevant scope of the data template should be used together with the term “data template”. E.g. a data template for a product should be named “product data template”. A data template for a system should be named “system data template”, etc. […]

pre-design process

construction process (3.3.2) determining construction properties (3.5.1) for the built environment (3.1.7) before it is designed[1] 1 Online Browsing Platform (OBP) [WWW Document], n.d. URL https://www.iso.org/obp/ui#search (accessed 4.10.21).