Definition from buildingSMART: The IfcProductRepresentation
defines a representation of a product, including its (geometric or
topological) representation. A product can have zero, one or many
geometric representations, and a single geometric representation can be
shared among various products using mapped representations.
The definition of
this entity relates to the STEP entity property_definition. The use of
the term ‘property’ was avoided since it conflicts
property, property type, and property set definitions elsewhere in the
New entity in
IFC Release 2.0
Edition 3 NOTE
Users should not instantiate the
entity IfcProductRepresentation from IFC2x Edition 3
onwards. It will be changed into an ABSTRACT supertype in future
releases of IFC.
|| The word or group of words by which the product representation is known.
|| The word or group of words that characterize the product representation. It can be used to add additional
meaning to the name of the product representation.
|| Contained list of representations (including shape representations). Each member defines a valid representation
of a particular type within a particular representation context.