Swedish Wood implements data templates in a project that seeks to explore automated flow of construction object data during planning, design and construction.
In the past year, the European Confederation of Woodworking Industries CEI-Bois, through the initiative TIMBIM, has been working on creating common data models, called data templates, to support the European timber industry through its digital transformation. We met with Christer Green, who is a product information specialist at Swedish Wood and a member of the TIMBIM workgroup, to learn more about the progress of this cross-border collaboration and how the new data structures will be implemented by Swedish Wood as part of their digitalisation efforts.
Laying the foundation
“TIMBIM has been a very exciting project and a…