If you are not familiar with the term 'reality capture' you are probably not alone. Now is a good time to become so, however, because this will be the core of 'smart infrastructure'. You are probably thinking: "Sure, some day, maybe." (Graphic courtesy of National Geospacial Advisory Committee)
Our guess is that precast manufacturers will need to offer some form of reality capture with every infrastructure product they sell in 5 years or less.