Building and Construction Industry IT Standards Technical Committee (BCITC)

The Building and Construction Industry IT Standards Technical Committee (BCITC) was first formed with an aim to prepare the Singapore construction industry for the IT age of the 21st century. The TC develops national construction industry specific IT standards for sharing of digital information throughout the whole life cycle of a building project.

BCITC works closely with various industry partners such as BuildingSMART Singapore and the Building Construction Authority of Singapore to develop and promote the adoption of the standards.


TC composition and structure

BCITC has the following main composition:

TC Chairman

Ar William Lau
Principal Partner
William Lau Architects

Deputy TC Chairman

Mr Teo Kong Poon
Senior Director
Seagate Technology International

TC Secretary

Ms Irene Tan
Senior IT Specialist
Building and Construction Authority

The TC comprises the following Working Groups (WGs):

i. Working Group on Organisation of information about construction works


International Standards Participation

The Working Group represents Singapore as a ‘Participating’ or ‘P’ member of ISO TC59 SC13 on ‘Organisation of information about construction works’.

* P-members participate actively in the work and have an obligation to vote on all questions submitted to vote within the technical committee.


Singapore Standards Under BCITC

Singapore Standard CP 80: 1999 (2015) Code of Practice for Classification Of Construction Cost Information
Singapore Standard CP 83: Part 1: 2004 (2015) Code of Practice for Construction Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Part 1: Organisation And Naming Of CAD Layers
Singapore Standard CP 83: Part 2: 2000 (2015) Code of Practice for Construction Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Part 2: CAD Symbols 
Amendment 1: 2004
Singapore Standard CP 83: Part 3: 2001 (2015) Code of Practice for Construction Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Part 3: Organising And Naming Of CAD Files
Singapore Standard CP 83: Part 4: 2001 (2015) Code of Practice for Construction Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Part 4: CAD Drafting Conventions
Singapore Standard CP 83: Part 5: 2001 (2015) Code of Practice for Construction Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Part 5: Colour And Linetype
Singapore Standard CP 97: Part 1: 2002 (2015) Code of Practice for Construction Electronic Measurement Standard (CEMS)
Part 1: Standards Method Of Measurement (SMM) For Building Works
Singapore Standard CP 97: Part 2: 2004 (2015) Code of Practice for Construction Electronic Measurement Standard (CEMS) 
Part 2: Standards Method Of Measurement (SMM) For Mechanical And Electrical Works
Singapore Standard SS 517: 2005 (2015) Code of Practice for Information Exchange And Documentation At Handing / Taking Over Of Buildings Upon Completion
Singapore Standard SS 527: 2006 (2015) Code of Practice for Building Project Document Control System
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