IFC (IFC4X3_ADD2) under development IfcBuildingElementPartTypeEnum Semantic definition

This enumeration defines the different types of building element parts. Type values

Type Description

A form of scour protection consisting of timber, concrete, riprap, paving, or other construction placed adjacent to abutments and piers to prevent undermining.


A large quarry stone or concrete shaped unit used as erosion prevention on slopes such as revetments and breakwaters. These units are grouped together into a Course layer.


The part provides thermal insulation, for example as insulation layer between wall panels in sandwich walls or as infill in stud walls.


The part is a precast panel, usually as an internal or external layer in a sandwich wall panel.


Safety cages are an assembly of circular and vertical bars that are fastened to the stiles of fixed ladders and are arranged to enclose the path of a worker when climbing the ladder. Ladders so enclosed are also known as caged or hooped ladders.


User-defined accessory.


Undefined accessory.

Table Formal representation

TYPE IfcBuildingElementPartTypeEnum = ENUMERATION OF
END_TYPE; References

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  • item, APRON IFC4.3_DEV_a2a825a

  • item, ARMOURUNIT
  • item, SAFETYCAGE