SkyReal New Release 1.14

We are happy to announce the release V1.14

Please find major new features and commands that have been developed with love.

All CAD formats available for SkyPrep

Much more possibilities of SkyReal projects with any kind of CAD file compatible. It is also possible to merge various files with different format in the same projet. Here the complete list of accepted formats:

  • 3DXML
  • CATIA V4
  • CATIA V5
  • ACIS
  • DXF / DWG
  • IFC (Revit)
  • IGES
  • Inventor
  • NX
  • Parasolid
  • Pro/E
  • Rhino
  • Solid Edge
  • SolidWorks
  • STEP
  • STL
  • JT

Complete Back to CAD module

Much more robust module enabling to save VR sessions and to update CAD source models accordingly. This new module has several capabilities to update CAD model:

    • Change objet position with a clear visualization of before and after status (green/red color)
    • Create object instance from library (standard parts for instance)
    • Change appearance properties of any object (color, show/hide, transparency)
    • Create new design part as native component. These new parts can be edited in the CAD system
    • Create cameras from SkyReal views
    • Create 3D annotations from SkyReal ticket

This module is available for CATIA V5, Catia V6,  and Solidworks


Frame rate improvements

A new feature helps to deal with complex project visualization with low frame rate for VR experience.

Thanks to this feature, it is possible to move from a 3 FPS up to 60 FPS experience.

It offers an optimized way to hide small parts that might be far from user and to progressively load it when user is moving closer.


Here the complete list of minor feature improvements:

  • CAVE
    • CAVE support stabilization
    • Debug feature
      • Tracking log
      • Tracker ghost display
      • Tracking origin display
      • Screen origin display
  • SkyPrep
    • New data prep workflow 
    • Multibody instance import 
  • SkyReal – Design
    • Update commands in Bracelet interface
    • Parameter controls in bracelet for Pipework (radius/radius of curvature)
  • SkyReal – Tickets
    • Update commands in Bracelet interface
    • Rework ticket edition in VR
    • Ticket edition in desktop interface
    • Date parameter in ticket
    • View point parameter in ticket
  • SkyReal – Manikin
    • Posture system update
    • New posture screenshot
    • New report for posture (HTML)
    • Support lowerbody tracking in incarn manikin command
  • SkyReal – Training (beta)
    • New training framework in Unreal Editor
  • SkyReal – Composure(beta)
    • Support Mixed Reality with composure and BlackMagic capture card
  • SkyReal – Record
    • New record capability for avatar
    • Add “Pause all” command in right panel
  • SkyReal – Collaboration
    • VOIP stabilization
    • VOIP port control
    • SkyReal collaboration port control
    • Desktop Ping with Space bar
  • SkyReal – Connector
    • New capability to run command with parameters and get default values
    • New capability to get the current executing command
    • New capability to control controler vibration
    • New capability to set the local pivot offset of unreal to the center of mass of part.