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Fredy Orlando Bello-Pérez, BSc

José Nelson Pérez-Castillo, MSc



The architecture, the engineering and the construction domain is based on the Industry Foundation classes model in order to represent its entities. The geographic information systems domain uses geographic markup language for modeling its features which tend to evolve towards three- dimensional models. The central topic of this article is the integration of these two domains. The conceptual basis are presented and analyzed; a proposal for its integration is presented and findings about interoperability are explained.


Sistemas de información geográfica, intercambio de información, arquitecturaGeographic information systems GIS, information exchange, architecture

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How to Cite
Bello-Pérez, F. O., & Pérez-Castillo, J. N. (2012). The interoperability between the architecture, the engineering, and the construction domains and the geographic information systems. Ingenieria Y Universidad, 16(1), 183.

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