DKS Information Consulting, LLC / Dana K. Smith


This section has two links one to standards and guidelines related primarily to Building Information Modeling (BIM) and Geospatial Information Systems (GIS), and the other defining how TCO relates to and supports BIM and GIS. 

BIM & GIS Standards

Click here to download a MS Excel file with a list of standards and guidelines that are related to BIM and GIS. If you are aware of other standards that should appear on this list, please let me know. 

How TCO related to BIM

Click here to download a PDF that details how TCO relates to and supports BIM. This information also appears in APPA 1000(TM) - Total Cost of Ownership - Part1 and is updated in Part 2.  The entire APPA TCO standard can be obtained at the APPA Bookstore by clicking here and searching for APPA TCO.