New 3D London samples cover full square kilometer

In little over 2 years our 500 x 500 meters 3D London model sample has been downloaded over 2,500 times. Initially made available only to potential customers, some time ago we have allowed the Free 3D London model sample to be used for any purpose, including commercial projects, 3D printing or various pilots ...

By |2020-02-19T01:04:13+00:00February 13th, 2020|

New Quoting Tool with instant Price Estimates

After an incredible 5,000 uses of our Quoting tool, it was time to give this hard working part of our website a long-overdue overhaul. As you would expect there were many boring back-office changes but also these 3 improvements that will make quotes requests and communication with our customers quicker and more efficient. ...

By |2020-02-13T05:29:03+00:00January 30th, 2020|

The Tulip in 3D London Future Skyline Layer

The Tulip by Foster + Partners is the latest addition to AccuCities Future Skyline Layer. We continually collect information on all major consented developments in Central London. To AccuCities 3D Model of London subscribers the Future Skyline Layer is delivered as part of our service. Where available we make this data available to customers ...

By |2019-07-21T14:41:46+00:00July 17th, 2019|

Coming Soon: New 3D Model Measurement Tool

AccuCities 3D Model of London subscribers have direct access to over 50 square kilometers of constantly updated and upgraded CAD 3D models. Our London app created in Unreal Engine 4 so far offered mainly an easy way to visualise the as-built environment from both pedestrian and birds eye view, with additional functionalities ...

By |2019-07-21T03:58:36+00:00July 17th, 2019|

Unreal Engine 4 Shaders and Effects Cookbook

Brais Brenlla Ramos, our treasured Unreal Engine Lead Developer & In-house wizard for all things related, co-authored a fantastic book: Unreal Engine 4 Shaders and Effects Cookbook: Over 70 recipes for mastering post-processing effects and advanced shading techniques. Readers will learn how to build optimized, efficient, and real-time applications that are production-ready using ...

By |2019-07-21T03:08:52+00:00July 1st, 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|

First Look: 3D London Data Overlays

3D Model of London in Unreal Engine 4 (UE4) app can be overlay with almost any open source, private or commercial datasets. These examples show overlays of PTAL Rating, City of London Borough Boundary and illustrative London Underground lines.

By |2019-07-21T01:03:05+00:00January 14th, 2019|

3D model of London at the United Nations HQ

The Institute for Digital Archaeology, in collaboration with the UK Permanent Mission to the United Nations, has open a new exhibition at the United Nations in New York City on August 6th, 2018. We are proud to have collaborated on this exhibition which featured a VR experience ...

By |2019-07-21T03:56:28+00:00September 1st, 2018|

3D Model of London in 0.25 km² tiles

Accucities 3D Model of London has many unique features. This video talks about one of them - it's Tile structure. The 3D Model currently covers 6 km², growing to 25 km² by the end of September this year. The 3D data is organised in 0.25 km² tiles. This allows for easy and efficient ...

By |2017-08-09T13:15:47+00:00August 9th, 2017|