Bentley Systems Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Bentley Systems has a total of 331 patents globally, out of which 194 have been granted. Of these 331 patents, more than 66% patents are active. The United States of America is where Bentley Systems has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Europe and China. Parallelly, United States of America seems to be the main focused R&D center and also is the origin country of Bentley Systems.

Bentley Systems was founded in 1984. Bentley Systems provides software solutions. The Company offers software for bridge analysis, construction, simulation and analysis, modeling, and geotechnical engineering. Bentley Systems serves customers worldwide. As of September 2022, Bentley Systems has a market cap of $8.96 Billion.

Do read about some of the most popular patents of Bentley Systems which have been covered by us in this article and also you can find Bentley Systems patents information, the worldwide patent filing activity and its patent filing trend over the years, and many other stats over Bentley Systems patent portfolio.

How many patents does the Founder and CEO of Bentley Systems have?

The Founder Greg Bentley has 1, Barry J. Bentley has 2 and Keith A. Bentley has 51 patents and the CEO Greg Bentley have 1 patent.

How many patents does Bentley Systems have?

Bentley Systems has a total of 331 patents globally. These patents belong to 181 unique patent families. Out of 331 patents, 221 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Bentley Systems File Every Year?

Bentley Systems Patents Filing Trend

Are you wondering why there is a drop in patent filing for the last two years? It is because a patent application can take up to 18 months to get published. Certainly, it doesn’t suggest a decrease in the patent filing.

Year of Patents Filing or GrantBentley Systems Applications FiledBentley Systems Patents Granted
2011145
2012912
2013199
2014129
2015711
2016238
20171011
20182113
20193822
2020148
20211017
2022117

How many Bentley Systems patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

Bentley Systems Patents Portfolio

How Many Patents did Bentley Systems File in Different Countries?

Bentley Systems Worldwide Patents

Countries in which Bentley Systems Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America186
Europe42
China21
India10
Germany10
France8
Australia7
Canada5
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)4
Sweden3
Mexico2
Spain1
Denmark1
Brazil1
Japan1

Where are Research Centers of Bentley Systems Patents Located?

Research Centers of Bentley Systems Patents

10 Best Bentley Systems Patents

US6341291B1 is the most popular patent in the Bentley Systems portfolio. It has received 314 citations so far from companies like Microsoft, IBM and Boeing.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Bentley Systems:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US6341291B1314
US20080140732A1220
US20030217275A1128
US20030206169A1127
US20050171790A1124
US20040236711A174
US6671701B166
US7283135B162
US20100060652A146
US20040236561A146

What Percentage of Bentley Systems US Patent Applications were Granted?

Bentley Systems (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 132 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 105 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 88.9%.

Below are the key stats of Bentley Systems patent prosecution at the USPTO.

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for Bentley Systems?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationsSuccess Rate
Cesari And Mckenna Llp8498.57%
Venable Llp2955.56%
Schwartz Law Firm Pc10100.00%
Posz Law Group Plc2100.00%
C Bruce Hamburg1100.00%
Duane Morris Llp1100.00%
Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel Llp1100.00%
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman Llp1100.00%
Polsinelli Pc1100.00%
Sughrue Mion Pllc1100.00%

What are Bentley Systems key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Bentley Systems?

The chart below distributes patents filed by Bentley Systems in different countries on the basis of the technology protected in patents. It also represents the markets where Bentley Systems thinks it’s important to protect particular technology inventions.

R&D Focus: How has Bentley Systems search focus changed over the years?

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Updated on September 26, 2022

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