ISPRS Annals of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences
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Articles | Volume IV-2/W1
ISPRS Ann. Photogramm. Remote Sens. Spatial Inf. Sci., IV-2/W1, 187–194, 2016
ISPRS Ann. Photogramm. Remote Sens. Spatial Inf. Sci., IV-2/W1, 187–194, 2016

  05 Oct 2016

05 Oct 2016


L. Knoth, M. Mittlböck, and B. Vockner L. Knoth et al.
  • Research Studios Austria, Studio iSPACE, Salzburg, Austria

Keywords: Building modelling, SDI, Smart Factories, 3D, Data Harmonization, Industrie 4.0, Internet of Things

Abstract. While digitization as well as new technologies and paradigms such as the Internet of Things (IoT) help solving issues within smart factories, they simultaneously trigger new challenges. The creation of smart factories, whose components communicate in an intelligent manner, is located at the frontier of the virtual and the real world. To connect both worlds, spatio-temporal information can be used to structure and integrate data streams, models and other content such as documents in Enterprise Spatial Data Infrastructures (SDIs). One part of Enterprise SDIs is building information, to support and enhance contextualization of indoor environments and its corresponding information in form of sensor measurements and other digital resources. We identified five major requirements: (1) Three-dimensionality, (2) (Re-)use of available data, (3) Use of GIS-principles and standards, (4) Adaptivity, and (5) Completeness. Our novel approach “OLS3D” addresses these requirements through the use of SDI-principles and linked-data strategies. A prototypical implementation was developed in order to show the potential of our approach.