Note: There is a newer version of this specification see VEC 2.1.0

Specification for the general aspects of a component that are enabling the component to be placed in a topology. All components that should have the ability to be placed on a certain position in the topology must have a PlaceableElementSpecification

General Information

Attribute Value
Owner placeable_element
Applied Stereotype
Base Classifier PartOrUsageRelatedSpecification
Is Abstract false
Derived Classifiers


Name Type Mult. Description Owning Classifier
identification String 1

Specifies a unique identification of the specification. The identification is guaranteed to be unique within the document containing the specification. For all VEC-documents a Specification-instance can be trusted to be identical if the DocumentVersion-instance is the same (see DocumentVersion) and the identification of the Specification is the same.

description AbstractLocalizedString 0..*

Specifies additional, human readable information about the specification.

specialPartType String 0..1

The specialPartType allows the specification of subclassifications for a PartOrUsageRelatedSpecification (e.g. different types of connector housings).

validPlacementTypes PlacementType 1..2

Defines the PlacementTypes that are valid for this element.


Outgoing Relations

Other End This End General
Role Type Mult. Agg. Unique Ordered Mult. Description
placementPoint PlacementPoint 0..* Y Y N 1

Specifies the PlacementPoints of a PlaceableElementSpecification.

measurementPoint MeasurementPoint 0..* Y Y N 1

Specifies the MeasurementPoints of a PlaceableElement.

Incoming Relations

This End Other End General
Role Mult. Agg. Unique Ordered Type Mult. Description
placeableElementSpecification 1 N Y N PlaceableElementRole 0..*

References the PlaceableElementSpecification that is instanced by this PlaceableElementRole.