Industrial software is easier to handle nowadays. Generating 3D models of a factory or a city, which once took days of heavy calculations, is now possible with just a few clicks on a desktop computer. This is the new world of reality modeling. Defined as the process of capturing the physical world in 3D, it is intended to facilitate inspection task. This revolution is transforming how engineers work, be it in design, infrastructure or construction. Bentley Systems is a major player.
We were invited to attend their Year in Infrastructure Conference in Singapore last October. They used the occasion to promote their ContextCapture software.