Natural language names
Ordnet Zustimmung zu - Relation
Rel Associates Approval
Association à approbation
Change log
      OwnerHistoryMODIFIEDInstantiation changed to OPTIONAL.
      RelatedObjectsXXMODIFIEDType changed from IfcRoot to IfcDefinitionSelect.
Semantic definitions at the entity
Entity definition

The entity IfcRelAssociatesApproval is used to apply approval information defined by IfcApproval, in IfcApprovalResource schema, to subtypes of IfcRoot.

HISTORY  New entity in IFC2x2.
Attribute definitions
#AttributeTypeCardinalityDescription G
6RelatingApprovalIfcApproval Reference to approval that is being applied using this relationship.X
Inherited definitions from supertypes
Entity inheritance IfcRelAssociates IfcRelationship IfcRoot
Attribute inheritance
1GlobalIdIfcGloballyUniqueId Assignment of a globally unique identifier within the entire software world. X
2OwnerHistoryIfcOwnerHistory? Assignment of the information about the current ownership of that object, including owning actor, application, local identification and information captured about the recent changes of the object,
NOTE  only the last modification in stored - either as addition, deletion or modification.
IFC4 CHANGE  The attribute has been changed to be OPTIONAL.
3NameIfcLabel? Optional name for use by the participating software systems or users. For some subtypes of IfcRoot the insertion of the Name attribute may be required. This would be enforced by a where rule. X
4DescriptionIfcText? Optional description, provided for exchanging informative comments.X
5RelatedObjectsIfcDefinitionSelectS[1:?] Set of object or property definitions to which the external references or information is associated. It includes object and type objects, property set templates, property templates and property sets and contexts.
IFC4 CHANGE  The attribute datatype has been changed from IfcRoot to IfcDefinitionSelect.
6RelatingApprovalIfcApproval Reference to approval that is being applied using this relationship.X
Definitions applying to General Usage

Concept inheritance

#ConceptTemplateModel View
IdentitySoftware IdentityGeneral Usage
Revision ControlRevision ControlGeneral Usage
Formal representations
XML Specification
 <xs:element name="IfcRelAssociatesApproval" type="ifc:IfcRelAssociatesApproval" substitutionGroup="ifc:IfcRelAssociates" nillable="true"/>
 <xs:complexType name="IfcRelAssociatesApproval">
   <xs:extension base="ifc:IfcRelAssociates">
     <xs:element name="RelatingApproval" type="ifc:IfcApproval" nillable="true"/>
EXPRESS Specification
ENTITY IfcRelAssociatesApproval
 SUBTYPE OF (IfcRelAssociates);
  RelatingApproval : IfcApproval;

Link to EXPRESS-G diagram EXPRESS-G diagram

References  References: IfcApproval

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