LONDON, U.K.—U.K.-based software firm Asite has announced it has joined the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) Tech Partner Programme.
Part of RICS’s global professional network, the Tech Partner Programme is a collaboration platform for data and technology across the globe, explained a release.
The program is dedicated to ensuring technology providers follow international tech and data standards in the built environment and encourages participants to collaborate on improving standards.
As part of this partnership, Asite will work to incorporate the RICS Data Standards into the Asite platform. Standards will cover property measurement, construction cost measurement, life-cycle costing, embodied carbon and other key performance metrics for construction and building operations.
Andrew Knight, RICS tech partner, commented, “It’s tremendous to have Asite on the Programme and we look forward to working with them on joint thought leadership and supporting their work to integrate the RICS Data Standard (RDS) that supports our international standards in the digital world.”