# 6.1.3.29 IfcRelCoversBldgElements

## 6.1.3.29.1 Semantic definition

The IfcRelCoversBldgElements relationship is an objectified relationship between an element and one to many coverings, which cover that element.

The IFC specification provides two relationships:

Whether the relationship between the covering and the space, or between the covering and the element, is regarded as primary, has to be determined within the context of a model view definition.

DEPRECATION The relationship IfcRelCoversBldgElements shall not be used anymore, use IfcRelAggregates instead.

## 6.1.3.29.5 Formal representation

ENTITY IfcRelCoversBldgElements
SUBTYPE OF (IfcRelConnects);
RelatingBuildingElement : IfcElement;
RelatedCoverings : SET [1:?] OF IfcCovering;
END_ENTITY;