OpenRail Designer CONNECT Edition

Terrain Create

The Terrain Model Create tool group contains tools to create a terrain model from graphical elements, ASCII files, point clouds, LandXML, and importing from various Bentley Civil products. Tools are also supported to merge together two or more models, and to clip models.

Setting

Description

From File

Create a terrain model by importing from an external file. Numerous file formats are supported such as LandXML, Lidar (*.las), and legacy products (InRoads, GEOPAK, and MX).

From Graphical Filter

An automated way of storing search settings for graphic elements to automate Create Terrain Model by Elements. Uses the settings stored by Graphical Filter Manager to create the terrain.

From Elements

Create a terrain model from 3D graphical elements.

Additional Methods

Create by Text Interpolation - Create a terrain model from 2D graphics which also contain an elevation label.

Create Terrain Model from ASCII File - Create a terrain model from 2D graphics which also contain an elevation label.

Create From Point Cloud - Create a terrain model from MicroStation Point Cloud data.

Create Clipped Terrain Model - Create a terrain model by clipping an existing terrain model and providing an optional horizontal or vertical offset.

Create Complex Terrain Model - Create a new Complex terrain model by merging/appending multiple terrain models.

Create Delta - Create a new terrain model by the difference between 2 terrain models or a terrain model and a plane (elevation).

Create Corridor Alternate Surfaces - Create a terrain model from user-specified points in a corridor model along any given path.

Create Terrain Model from Design Meshes -