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3-Uses Cases

This Topic will catalog the possible use cases for implementing colors and textures in IFC files and exchanges.

  1. Representing materials for visual navigation and general model coherence
  2. Representing an arbitrary property or subset of geometry for an arbitrary purpose
  3. CG visualisation (includes subfields of biased rendering, unbiased rendering), for marketing, legal requirements, client presentations, and design workflow
  4. Lighting simulation for legal requirements, environmental quality optimisation
  5. Signage for legal requirements, branding exercises
  6. Geometry optimisation for large scale models, for community engagement, urban planning, GIS integration