3D London model in Planbase by 3D Repo

3D Repo, the London-based cloud collaboration platform, has developed a browser-accessible community planning portal Planbase. In this #Plantech show-and-tell presentation (see video below to watch), 3D repo introduce this portal to planning professional in advance to its release to public. This pilot project used AccuCities 3D London model for context, background and ...

By |2020-06-20T16:21:55+00:00June 19th, 2020|

3D London for VR planning by KPF and IrisVR

Can remote working actually improve the way architects and urban planners work? Virtual reality (VR) is the perfect way to host collaborative meetings, like design reviews, while working from home. On Thursday, April 16th, KPF's VR Specialist Michael Koutsoubis joined Iris VR CEO & Co-Founder Shane Scranton in Episode 1 of their ...

By |2020-06-20T14:20:10+00:00June 12th, 2020|

Research: Searchable 3D smart city model

Researchers Nawel Lafioune and Michèle St-Jacques from the University of Quebec in Canada compared and contrasted approach to the creation of city models. They examined 3D city models from 5 countries: 3D model of Hong Kong in China, 3D model of 11 cities in France, 3D model of Chennai in India, 3D ...

By |2020-06-20T05:00:28+00:00June 10th, 2020|

Research: AccuCities 3D London in Manifold Plus

Researchers Jingwei Huang (Stanford university), Yichao Zhou (University of California, Berkeley) and Leonidas J. Guibas (Stanford University), working on a project sponsored by Cornell University in New York, presented a project called Manifold Plus. In their paper they developed, tried and tested a method for robust and scalable conversion of triangle soups to watertight ...

By |2020-06-20T03:02:42+00:00May 28th, 2020|

3D London in SimScale wind comfort simulation

SimScale has used AccuCities 3D model of London to illustrate its capabilities to help engineers and architects planning new developments in London. The platform enables them to quickly assess pedestrian wind comfort and safety and comply with the city’s microclimate guidelines. The Wind Microclimate Guidelines for Developments in the City of London ...

By |2020-05-15T10:25:04+00:00May 4th, 2020|

3D City Model for Avison Young’s digital Dublin

The global real estate advisory firm has added another tool to its belt with the launch of an interactive 3D model of Dublin. The bespoke digital twin, made by modelling tech company AccuCities, allows Avison Young to view and manipulate the city’s current and proposed skyline on the go. Michal Konicek, who ...

By |2020-05-06T10:45:43+00:00February 19th, 2020|

Anstey Horne’s innovative use of 3D model of London

In this short video Anstey Horne showcase their innovative use of our 3D model of London. As an AccuCities subscriber, Anstey Horne have access to the entire 3D city model dataset AND the back-end of the associated PC app. That enabled them to rapidly develop a set of custom, industry-specific tools that ...

By |2020-04-25T17:51:20+00:00February 18th, 2020|

Kima Noise Art Installation at TATE Exchange

Is it possible to display urban noise as a real-time sound sculpture? Art installation developed by the Analema Group over the last two years invited the audience to experience urban sound from around the Tate as trajectories of sound, travelling through the space of Tate Exchange at Tate Modern. Four real-time streams, from ...

By |2020-02-19T02:13:01+00:00January 3rd, 2020|

Colliers International Bonhill Building animation

Colliers International is a leading global real estate services and investment management company. With operations in 68 countries, they work collaboratively to provide expert advice and services to maximize the value of property for real estate occupiers, owners and investors. AccuCities 3D London model has been used by Colliers International on a number ...

By |2020-02-21T15:38:53+00:00September 19th, 2019|

WebVR positioning for urban AR visualisations

AccuCities 3D City Models are sought after for their accuracy, level of detail and ease of use. These characteristics mean that architects and planners can use our models with confidence. From telecoms to videogames, more and more industries take advantage of these qualities. The Holy grail of urban-based augmented reality (AR) ...

By |2020-02-14T18:31:59+00:00June 29th, 2019|
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