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Academic Journal of Engineering and Technology Science, 2024, 7(4); doi: 10.25236/AJETS.2024.070408.

Calculation of Carbon Emissions throughout the Lifecycle of Buildings Based on BIM Technology


Liu Zishuai, Tang Aoke, Lan Tianming, Sun Lu

Corresponding Author:
Liu Zishuai

Tibet University Institute of Technology, Lhasa, China


This paper comprehensively discusses the carbon emissions of steel structures and the application of Building Information Modeling (BIM) in the construction industry. Carbon emissions from steel structures are crucial for global climate change and sustainable development. BIM models utilize computer technology to manage architectural information, playing a significant role in both design and construction phases. Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) is a systematic approach to evaluating the environmental impacts of products, processes, or activities throughout their entire lifecycle, providing scientific basis for environmental management. By integrating BIM models with LCA methodology, it is possible to achieve more efficient and environmentally friendly energy utilization and emission reduction goals, thereby driving the construction industry towards a more sustainable direction.


LCA technology; carbon emissions; BIM model; energy conservation and emission reduction; steel structures

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Liu Zishuai, Tang Aoke, Lan Tianming, Sun Lu. Calculation of Carbon Emissions throughout the Lifecycle of Buildings Based on BIM Technology. Academic Journal of Engineering and Technology Science (2024) Vol. 7, Issue 4: 47-52. https://doi.org/10.25236/AJETS.2024.070408.


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