Domestic + International

Fast, Reliable 3D Data Capture
Field Services and Software

Trusted around the world with the most challenging industrial environments, AAA games, and historical sites.
Quick, Quality Results

Reality Capture

Whether you are engineering a new process plant expansion or creating a racetrack for a video game, reality capture is a logistical challenge and a technical craft. Trust our experienced consultants and field technicians to take the headache out of the process. You get everything you need the first time…without any hassles, delays or missing detail.

Insight & Understanding

Oil and Gas

Offshore, onshore. Up, middle and downstream – we’ve seen and captured the most logistically challenging projects.
Faster & Safer Maintenance


Deep technical knowledge, licensing and training ensures quality results with minimal operational disruption.
Measure Once, Cut Once


Get clear information for exact bidding, accurate design, streamlined ops to keep on schedule and on budget.
Immersive Experiences


With technique and technical tools – we take raw pointcloud data and deliver game and movie production-ready assets.

3D Scanning Applications

As Built Surveys

Verify your construction projects are built as designed.

Movement Over Time

Understand how structures and environments may have shifted over time.

Load Path Analysis

Determine the path of maximum stress in a non-uniform load-bearing member.

Topology and Drainage

Predict flooding, spill flow and other potential environmental challenges.

Volumetric Measurements

Calculate and measure exact volumes of earth and displacement.

Reverse Engineering

Generate CAD models from existing equipment and facilities

Historical Preservation

Scan monuments and historical locations for virtual tours, study and preservation.

VFX and Video Games

Capture environments and objects for hi-definition content.


Examine the scene of an incident, every physical detail captured and documented.

Expedited Delivery

Proposal To Processing
In 3 Days

Our streamlined operations enables us to execute quicker than the competition – getting you the data you need as soon as possible.

Service: Hassle-Free

Our experts are ready for even the most challenging jobs. We handle logistics, permitting, insurance, QA/QC, data capture, registration, processing, modeling and software delivery.

Rentals: DIY

Our consultants will go over the fully-loaded costs and liabilities involved and provide your team with training, equipment and software as needed.

Preserve + Capture

Our Work

We’ve been involved in exciting 3D scanning projects all over the world. Check out some of our work below.
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SGM Lightwave, LLC
PO BOX 977
BAYTOWN, Texas 77522


(713) 574-6690


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