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ContextCapture

4D Digital Context for Digital Twins

Capture, Analyze, and Share Existing Conditions

To improve how you design, construct, operate, and collaborate, add real-world digital context to your projects and quickly address infrastructure challenges and make informed decisions. ContextCapture enables you to automatically generate multi-resolution 3D models at any scale and precision. 

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  • ContextCapture
  • ContextCapture 3d models screen

    What is ContextCapture?

    ContextCapture enables to quickly generate detailed 3D reality meshes using photographs or LiDAR point clouds

    Capabilities

    Input any data

    Use simple photographs and/or LiDAR point clouds to produce the most challenging 3D models of your existing conditions.

    Generate precise reality data

    Produce multi resolution reality meshes of any precision, 2.5 Digital surface model, true orthophoto, and image-based point clouds.

    Deliver on time

    Benefit from the fastest processing available today and leverage parallel processing by creating a farm up to 2 engines.

    Edit and Analyze Reality Data

    Automate object or region classification
    Benefit from 3D machine-learning technology to automatically detect, locate, and classify your reality data.

    Touch-up

    Quickly clean up your reality meshes using easy-to-use touch-up tools

    Measure

    Enjoy precision analysis and measurement tools for your reality meshes.

    Leverage interoperable formats

    Produce 3D models in a full range of GIS formats to integrate them into any workflow.

    Enable online streaming

    Produce multi-resolution reality meshes made of billions of triangles that are optimized for streaming and web publishing.

  • ContextCapture Center
  • ContextCapture center 3d models

    WHAT IS CONTEXTCAPTURE CENTER?

    Generate detailed 3D reality meshes using photographs or Lidar point clouds for the largest scale projects such as cities. ContextCapture Center has great computation power and can easily handle extremely large projects. It leverages grid computing to dramatically speed processing time by running multiple engines on several computers and associating them to a single job queue. You can speed production with the latest computing systems for desktop and cluster processing units, including GPU computing, multicore computing, advanced bundle block adjustment, tiling mechanisms, task queuing and monitoring, grid computing, and ultra-large project management.

    CAPABILITIES

    Input unlimited data

    Use an unlimited number of photographs and/or LiDAR point clouds to generate 3D models of existing conditions.

    Handle any size and precision

    Produce multi-resolution meshes of unlimited scale and precision.

    Deliver on time

    Benefit from the fastest processing available today and leverage parallel processing by creating a farm of multiple engines to meet your most demanding deadlines.

    Automate object or region classification

    Benefit from 3D machine-learning technology to automatically detect, locate, and classify your reality data.

    Touch-up

    Quickly clean-up your reality meshes using easy-to-use touch-up tools

    Measure

    Enjoy precision analysis and measurement tools for your reality meshes.

    Leverage interoperable formats

    Produce 3D models in a full range of GIS formats to integrate them into any workflow.

    Enable online streaming

    Produce multi-resolution reality meshes made of billions of triangles that are optimized for streaming and web publishing.

  • ContextCapture Cloud Processing Services
  • ContextCapture cloud 3d models screen

    WHAT IS CONTEXTCAPTURE CLOUD PROCESSING?

    Quickly generate detailed 3D reality meshes using photographs or Lidar point clouds by leveraging cloud processing. Without the need for high-end hardware requirements or IT constraints, you can simplify and scale your projects, allowing anyone on your team to easily document as-is situations affordably and with less investment of time and resources, reducing your costs. Using a desktop or mobile application, you can access the cloud processing service.

    CAPABILITIES

    Input any data

    Use simple photographs and/or LiDAR point clouds to produce the most challenging 3D models of your existing conditions.

    Reach any size and precision

    Produce multi-resolution meshes of any size and precision.

    Deliver on time

    Benefit from the fastest processing available today by leveraging dozens of virtual machines in the cloud to meet your most demanding deadlines.

    Share Reality Data

    Leverage interoperable formats
    Produce 3D models in a full range of GIS formats to integrate them into any workflow.

    Enable online streaming

    Produce multi-resolution reality meshes made of billions of triangles that are optimized for streaming and web publishing.

ContextCapture 3d models screen

What is ContextCapture?

ContextCapture enables to quickly generate detailed 3D reality meshes using photographs or LiDAR point clouds

Capabilities

Input any data

Use simple photographs and/or LiDAR point clouds to produce the most challenging 3D models of your existing conditions.

Generate precise reality data

Produce multi resolution reality meshes of any precision, 2.5 Digital surface model, true orthophoto, and image-based point clouds.

Deliver on time

Benefit from the fastest processing available today and leverage parallel processing by creating a farm up to 2 engines.

Edit and Analyze Reality Data

Automate object or region classification
Benefit from 3D machine-learning technology to automatically detect, locate, and classify your reality data.

Touch-up

Quickly clean up your reality meshes using easy-to-use touch-up tools

Measure

Enjoy precision analysis and measurement tools for your reality meshes.

Leverage interoperable formats

Produce 3D models in a full range of GIS formats to integrate them into any workflow.

Enable online streaming

Produce multi-resolution reality meshes made of billions of triangles that are optimized for streaming and web publishing.

ContextCapture center 3d models

WHAT IS CONTEXTCAPTURE CENTER?

Generate detailed 3D reality meshes using photographs or Lidar point clouds for the largest scale projects such as cities. ContextCapture Center has great computation power and can easily handle extremely large projects. It leverages grid computing to dramatically speed processing time by running multiple engines on several computers and associating them to a single job queue. You can speed production with the latest computing systems for desktop and cluster processing units, including GPU computing, multicore computing, advanced bundle block adjustment, tiling mechanisms, task queuing and monitoring, grid computing, and ultra-large project management.

CAPABILITIES

Input unlimited data

Use an unlimited number of photographs and/or LiDAR point clouds to generate 3D models of existing conditions.

Handle any size and precision

Produce multi-resolution meshes of unlimited scale and precision.

Deliver on time

Benefit from the fastest processing available today and leverage parallel processing by creating a farm of multiple engines to meet your most demanding deadlines.

Automate object or region classification

Benefit from 3D machine-learning technology to automatically detect, locate, and classify your reality data.

Touch-up

Quickly clean-up your reality meshes using easy-to-use touch-up tools

Measure

Enjoy precision analysis and measurement tools for your reality meshes.

Leverage interoperable formats

Produce 3D models in a full range of GIS formats to integrate them into any workflow.

Enable online streaming

Produce multi-resolution reality meshes made of billions of triangles that are optimized for streaming and web publishing.

ContextCapture cloud 3d models screen

WHAT IS CONTEXTCAPTURE CLOUD PROCESSING?

Quickly generate detailed 3D reality meshes using photographs or Lidar point clouds by leveraging cloud processing. Without the need for high-end hardware requirements or IT constraints, you can simplify and scale your projects, allowing anyone on your team to easily document as-is situations affordably and with less investment of time and resources, reducing your costs. Using a desktop or mobile application, you can access the cloud processing service.

CAPABILITIES

Input any data

Use simple photographs and/or LiDAR point clouds to produce the most challenging 3D models of your existing conditions.

Reach any size and precision

Produce multi-resolution meshes of any size and precision.

Deliver on time

Benefit from the fastest processing available today by leveraging dozens of virtual machines in the cloud to meet your most demanding deadlines.

Share Reality Data

Leverage interoperable formats
Produce 3D models in a full range of GIS formats to integrate them into any workflow.

Enable online streaming

Produce multi-resolution reality meshes made of billions of triangles that are optimized for streaming and web publishing.

User Quote

“Bentley’s ContextCapture enabled multi-engine processing using not just images but point clouds, something that no other software provided. It proved to be consequential in completing the project with quality and client satisfaction.”

— Khalid Farid Sallam, Geomatics Manager, Ala Abdulhadi & Khalifa Hawas Consulting Engineering Company

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A perpetual license of Bentley software is a one-time purchase, with a yearly maintenance subscription, called SELECT. This includes 24/7/365 technical support, learning resources, and the ability to exchange licenses for other software once a year. With SELECT, you will benefit from:

  • License pooling, so you can access your software from multiple computers.
  • Access additional Bentley software with Term Licenses, which allow you to pay for what you use without the upfront cost of purchasing a perpetual license.

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