Convert IFC to Esri File Geodatabase GDB

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Efficiently Transform IFC to GDB

FME is data conversion technology that features built-in support for both the IFC STEP and File Geodatabase formats. Its transformation tools give users control over which parts of a dataset are converted and how. By dissecting, manipulating and restructuring the source IFC data, FME ensures it fits the specific model requirements of the target File Geodatabase for seamless translation.

Transformation workflows are constructed quickly and without code in FME Desktop’s intuitive graphical user interface. Download a free 30-day trial to see how simple IFC to GDB translation is with FME.

Common Conversions

FME lets you integrate many applications and file formats. Here are some of the ways our users convert IFC (Industry Foundation Class) and Esri File Geodatabase (FGDB).


IFC (Industry Foundation Class)

IFC is an open file format used to describe building and construction industry data that was developed to facilitate interoperability in the architecture, engineering, and construction industries. It is commonly used as a collaboration or exchange format in BIM based projects to move 3D geometry and attribute data from one work environment to another.

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Esri File Geodatabase (FGDB)

Esri File Geodatabase is single-user GIS database framework for a desktop environment. It uses a local file structure for easy access and management of spatial data.

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