Definition from buildingSMART:
IfcRelConnectsWithRealizingElements defines a
generic relationship that is made between two elements that
require the realization of that relationship by means of
further realizing elements.
An IfcRelConnectsWithRealizingElements is a
specialization of IfcRelConnectsElement where the
connecting operation has the additional attribute of (one
or many) realizing elements that may be used to realize or
further qualify the relationship. It is defined as a
EXAMPLE: It may be used to describe the
attachment of one element to another where the attachment
is realized by a 'fixing' element such as a bracket. It
may also be used to describe the mounting of one element
onto another such as the requirement for the mounting
major plant items onto builders work bases and/or
HISTORY: New entity in
Release IFC2x Edition 2.
| Defines the elements that realize a connection relationship.
| The type of the connection given for informal purposes, it may include labels, like 'joint', 'rigid joint',
'flexible joint', etc.