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Import a Scene to the HEGIAS Platform

In the following section you will learn how to import your 3D model into HEGIAS VR .In the second part of the article there is a list of support articles, which can serve you as assistance.

HEGIAS VR supports the vendor-independent BIM format and the most widely used 3D CAD formats for architectural, building and construction plans. A complete list of supported file formats can be found here: Supported and Convertible Formats

Import a file on HEGIAS

On the HEGIAS platform, select the organization you want to work in
In the organization, select the project for which you want to create a new scene
Create a new scene with the '+' button
Now select in your local file directory the file you want to import or just drag it into the popup window
For .dae, .fbx and .obj files, please make sure to include the textures as well!
Type in name and description for the scene
In the "Details" column, type in the name and description for the scene and in the "Advanced options" column, select the appropriate options from the possible Import Options

Then start the import, which can take several minutes depending on the filesize.

Tip: To visualize multiple files (submodels) in one scene, please refer to the support article Files in the Scene.


The following support articles can help you should something not work with the upload or the uploaded scene is not displayed correctly afterwards:

Tips for a successful import
Advanced import options
Tips for reducing the file size
Materials and surfaces are not displayed properly
Objects are missing / Scene appears white
Scene is shaky / Scene is blurred

If you continue to have problems even after consulting the support articles, don't hesitate to contact us directly via the chat button or via

Updated on: 29/11/2023

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