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engineering data for the facility life cycle

Schema Releases

Types of Release

According to the cfiXML release procedures, there are two levels of releases that are publicly available for download:

  • Approved Public Release - intended to be fully QA tested and validated and suitable for building commercial release software implementations.
  • Beta Public Release (Working Release) - intended to provide software implementers with the most recent valid 'work in progress' schema versions for software developers to  build test software implementations that use recently requested schema extensions in between Approved Public Releases.

The following downloads are provided as zip files.


Latest Release - Working Release 4.01   (23 February 2012)

This primarily extends schema to cover specifications for the Bid Quote and Bid RFQ work processes for procurement of rotary pumps and control valves, including motor operated valves.  Two downloads are available:


For further information please see the guidelines and cfiXML Light specifications.

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Latest Approved Public Release 4.0   (29 June 2011)

This Public Release marks a significant change in cfiXML schema, details of which are provided in the release notes.  Two downloads are available:

  • Full cfiXML schema as cfiXmlFullReleaseV4.zip (0.5 MB, includes complete set of schemas, example XML files, release notes  summarizing significant updates since Approved Public Release 3.0, and details on specific updates since Working Release 3.04);
  • A new cfiXML Light (LT) schema as cfiXmlLTReleaseV4.zip (0.4 MB, includes complete set of LT schemas, example LT XML files, release notes  summarizing significant updates since Approved Public Release 3.0, details on specific updates since Working Release 3.04, and details of items removed to create the subset schema).

    LT schema is a subset of Full cfiXML and has been developed to support the use of simple XML serialization tools and enable developers with limited XML experience to be able to develop data exchange systems easily and cost-effectively.

For further information please see the guidelines and cfiXML Light specifications.

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Previous Public Releases

Approved Public Release 3.0   (16 June 2009)
cfiXML Release Version 3.0 (0.5 MB, includes complete set of schemas,  example XML files, summary report of updates since Approved Public Release 2.0, and release notes on specific updates since Working Release 2.02)


All previous file releases are available via the Sourceforge cfiXML project 'Files' page.

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