Industry Foundation Classes

Mogavero Notestine Associates, Making IFC Work with ArchiCAD

Using ArchiCAD to support a sustainable approach to designing and building for nearly a decade.

Certified trusted advisor

The Trusted BIM Adviser


The basics of the openBIM and buildingSMART concepts. 

COBie and IFC

How are COBie and IFC related

History of COBie

When was COBie developed? Who made it? What else did they do with it?

IFC bridges gaps in interoperation

A common language to ensure interoperability between software is the need of the hour. Adopting Industry Foundation Classes (IFC) within the OpenBIM format resolves key issues in complex projects.

3D Solution Eases Communication

Software that offers interoperability is the way forward in the fast and accurate dispersion of data in order to save time and money

Modeling Building Automation and Control Systems

Many building owners and facility managers lack good documentation for their automation control systems.

Industry Foundation Classes; ISO 16739:2013

Industry Foundation Classes (IFC) for data sharing in the construction and facility management industries

BuildingSMART The key to Open BIM

Dana Kennish "Deke" Smith FAIA Executive Director buildingSMART alliance BIM Summit, Qatar 2012