6D BIM - Acronym for 6D Building Information Modeling and the term widely used in construction, refers to the intelligent linking of specific 3D CAD components or circuits to all aspects of project life cycle management information.
Model 6D is usually supplied to the owner when he completes the construction project. The As-Built BIM model is supplemented with relevant building component information such as product information and details, maintenance / use manuals, cut sheet specifications, photographs, warranty data, internet connection to the Internet product sources, manufacture informations and contacts etc. This database is available to users / owners through a customized web-environment. It is intended to assist plant managers and plant operators.