Digital Building Twin
The Digital Twin cluster is the core of the CDM for Real Estate and comprises information about the building structure, area measurements and equipment. It is the essential foundation for all other clusters as they directly link to it.
Energy & Resource
The Energy & Resource cluster covers consumption data including greenhouse gas emissions and further sustainability related indicators. This ranges from individual data on energy consumption, water consumption, waste output or fugitive emissions to data about past and future amount of heating and cooling degree days. Allowing for potential climate normalisation and projection of the energy demand. Besides this cluster also focuses on the calculation of CO2-equivalents, possible retrofit measures, circular economy and their impact on the building.
The Financial Cluster includes all information about the financial activities and position of the business/entity. The focus also lies on a standardised account structure to allow industry wide comparison. This data is particularly useful for internal management to analyse the business performance and determine whether tactics and strategies must be altered.
The Organisational Management cluster comprises information about different business partners including tenants and service providers. It helps managing all kinds of contacts and addresses linking them to corresponding areas within the data model.
Portfolio & Asset Management
Portfolio & Asset Management stores all information about managing and overseeing the whole or a portion of the real estate portfolio. It also includes information about the portfolio strategy the organisation is following so that financial or other company goals can be tracked, evaluated and if needed adjusted.
The Property Management cluster comprises data about the operation, control, and oversight of the real estate. This includes information about lease contracts, rental payments, and all sorts of tenant communication. Currently, the focus strongly lies on tenant relationship.