Despatch advice

About the business transaction

The message is sent from a supplier of material to a contractor.

The function is to specify an ongoing delivery. See also the process description for details.

Example of information in the message are data about articles, quantities, deviations, delivery units, delivery time and references to the transport.

Download of standard

The standard was updated in October 2015 to version 1.1. Standard messages are documented in different types of documents. The first part is a data model, called business transaction, that provide a description of the message and its content. It har users as the primary target group.

Part 2-4 are XML specifications that have personell that will implement the standard as the primary target group.

Following documents are available for the standard:

1. Documentation of business transactions

a. BEAst_Supply_Material_DespatchAdvice_Business_Document_Summary, Business document summary, providing a list of the message content.

b. BEAst_Supply_Material_DespatchAdvice_Business_Document_Specification, Business document specification, also including definitions, comments and codes.

2. Documentation of XML files

a.  BEAst_Supply_Material_DespatchAdvice_XML_Structure. The document XML structure is a listing of the message content based on the XML tags.

b. e-BuildSupply_DespatchAdvice_XML_Guideline.  The document XML guideline also including definitions, comments and codes.

3. Execution files

a. XML Schema, rules and syntax for the despatch advice. BEAst Supply Material Despatch advice

b. XML Schema. SDDb

4. Test files

a. BEAst Supply Material Despatch advice. XML test file for the despatch advice message.

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