10. Integrated Building Design for Production Management Systems

  1. Dr Tuba Kocatürk MSc Digital Architectural Design architect Senior Lecturer Programme Director and
  2. Dr Benachir Medjdoub PhD Lecturer Principal Investigator Reader
  1. Rita Cristina Ferreira

Published Online: 20 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444392395.ch10

Distributed Intelligence in Design

Distributed Intelligence in Design

How to Cite

Ferreira, R. C. (2011) Integrated Building Design for Production Management Systems, in Distributed Intelligence in Design (eds T. Kocatürk and B. Medjdoub), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444392395.ch10

Editor Information

  1. School of the Built Environment, Salford University, UK

Author Information

  1. DWG Arquitetura e Sistemas, Brasil

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 APR 2011
  2. Published Print: 7 JAN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444333381

Online ISBN: 9781444392395



  • integrated building design - for production management systems;
  • results of research, development and innovation (R&D&I) project - and web information system, supporting development of integrated building design for production;
  • concept of Integrated Building Design for Production Management System (IBDPMS);
  • research and development of IBDPMS - three stages, idealization, planning and conceptualization (research) and development;
  • RUP model, four phases - inception, elaboration, construction and transition;
  • architectural, engineering and construction (AEC) professionals - IT professionals, consultants and suppliers;
  • proposed management system - ‘Sistema π’, designed to manage distributed design for production knowledge;
  • time management functionality - from interactive process model;
  • example of time management functionality - using Silverlight®;
  • system requirements identification from a pilot design


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Research and development (R&D)

  • The management system: Sistema π

  • R&D results

  • Software (system) development

  • Final remarks

  • Acknowledgements

  • References

  • Trademarks