NIEM Progression 5

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A tangible property (other than land or buildings) of more or less durable nature which is useful in carrying on the operations of a business.

nc:Equipment holds other objects.

nc:Equipment can hold any of these following objects, starting with the most specific and becoming more generic as you move down the list:


An entity of whom the role object is a function.

Holds other objects.


An identification of a piece of equipment.

Holds other objects.


A name of a piece of equipment.

Holds text.


Additional information about equipment.

Holds other objects that describe extra information, often from other domains.