TerraSim® specializes in the development of products with state-of-the-art technology for rapid, high-fidelity geospatial visualization. Our technology is integrated into flexible and easy-to-use tools that support visual simulation, constructive simulation, and interactive 3D GIS. As a leading geospatial technology company, TerraSim's business model encompasses sales and support of commercial off-the-shelf software, geospatial visualization services, and advanced research and development.
Founded in 1996 by four members of the Digital Mapping Laboratory from the Computer Science Department at Carnegie Mellon University, TerraSim develops and markets TerraTools® and a series of source data preparation products, including DEMTools, MaterialMAP, RoadMAP, and Xtract. Various TerraTools plug-ins and extensions for TerraSim products are constantly being researched, developed, and released. TerraSim's products have been competitively adopted worldwide for advanced modeling and simulation programs and projects.
In April 2013, TerraSim became a part of Bohemia Interactive Simulations (BISim), the industry leader in the application of video game technology to large scale systems for defense modeling, simulation, and training.
Since 2010, TerraSim has consistently been a finalist for MT2's list of Top Simulation and Training Companies. TerraSim's products and technological innovations have been featured in various magazines and on various websites. More information can be found on the TerraSim in the News page.