The e-BOM to m-BOM Transformation for Building Management Systems

  • Hind Bril El-HaouziEmail author
  • William Derigent
  • André Thomas
Conference paper
Part of the Studies in Computational Intelligence book series (SCI, volume 803)


The need of building process industrialization has seed up the use of new Information Technologies to enhance the productivity and quality of building projects. In particular, the use of the Building Information Modeling (BIM) assets and real time follow-up based on the Cyber Physical System paradigm could be a source of valuable data to support planning and monitoring activities throughout the building life cycle. In the context of process industrialization one challenging issue is the transformation of design data into manufacturing data. The main contribution of this paper is the automatic transformation from engineering bills of material (e-BOM) to manufacturing (m-BOM) ones based on routing sheets and resources’ availability status. Illustrated by an actual prefabricated building case study, a methodological approach to dynamically adapt the e-BOM to m-BOM supported by a generic BOM and its implementation architecture are proposed.


Bill of materials Building information modeling Cyber physical system Dynamic adaptation 



This research work has been carried out within the framework of the project ADEME ITE + (External Thermal Insulation). The authors want to thank the French Environment and Energy Management Agency (ADEME) for their financial support.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hind Bril El-Haouzi
    • 1
    Email author
  • William Derigent
    • 1
  • André Thomas
    • 1
  1. 1.Université de Lorraine, CNRS, CRANEpinalFrance

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