3D Models of London | 3D City Models3D London2021-05-04T21:56:37+00:00
3D city models of London
Continuously Updated, Upgraded & Enlarged city model
AccuCities 3D Model of London is constantly updated from the latest aerial survey data. 3D model is structured in modular 0.25 km2 tiles. Used by over 100 customers, London 3D city models are available in Base, Medium & High Level of Detail with up to 15 cm accuracy.
Orders from as little as £250+VAT / tile. Delivered as AutoCad solid, SketchUp or FBX formats. Subscribers also receive front-end and back-end of the Unreal Engine powered Plan.City app.
We are the specialist supplier of 3D city models for planning to the industry. Using aerial imagery to manually capture 3D models of cities and as-built environments anywhere in the United Kingdom. Use our Quoting Tool to send us a map mark-up of the site you require.
7 km sq City model
Large digital model of Birmingham for AEC customers.
The way our customers use the 3D models is almost always unique and the 3D model they chose depends on many factors.
Level 2 models (Medium Detail)
Mostly used in architectural competitions, context for BIM models, backgrounds for architectural visualisation, CGI, info animations, initial planning proposals, wider area 3D printing, home 3D printing, games and mobile application requiring low-poly models.
Level 3 models (High Detail)
Mostly used in planning, environmental and building consultancy services, development proposals, wind studies, context for architectural and BIM models, real estate, marketing, high-end architectural visualisation, CGI, animations & High-End 3D printing.
Small or Large – Custom 3D Models
Our service now covers 98.5% of United Kingdom!
We are the specialist supplier of 3D models for planning to the industry. Using aerial imagery to manually capture 3D models of cities and as-built environments anywhere in the United Kingdom. Use our Quoting Tool to send us a map mark-up of the site you require.
Level 3 model, 0.1 km2 custom 3D model for planning. £500+VAT.
3D Newcastle Example
Delivered in 6 days.
Level 3 model, 0.15 km2 including St. James Park stadium. £750+VAT.
3D Wembley Example
Delivered in 16 days.
Large custom Level 3 model, 1.47 km2 model of Wembley Stadium. £5,880+VAT
3D Liverpool Example
Delivered in 6 days.
Level 3 model, 0.15 km2 Custom 3D Model of Liverpool Cathedral. £750+VAT
Free 3D City Models
Completely free Samples to download
Our ambition is to be London’s most innovative mapping agency. By releasing these 3D city models for free to everyone we are supporting thousands of users who would otherwise not be able to get their hands on this type of data.
High Detail 3D Model of London comes imported into Unreal Engine 4 environment and customers get both Front end and Back and of the App. This allows for easy viewing of the entire 3D Model, importing your projects in, creating interactive visualisations, databases overlays and many more functionalities.
Interactive 3D Apps
Full Delivery Services
Large wide area context model of London used by over 100 customers.
Urban Planning App
Large CAD model of Dublin for planning and architecture.
Tools & Data Connections
First ever accurate and detailed digital model of Cardiff city centre.
List of planned updates
Accurate digital twin model of Bristol city centre.
3D Printed Model of London
Professionally 3D printed city models
AccuCities 3D London Model has been 3D printed in 14 by 14 cm tiles. Customers can buy any part of the model as a stand-alone tile or connect multiple tiles to build a larger model.
3D Printed London model was produced in two sizes. Large model tiles have larger buildings and cover 500 by 500 metres of real-world London. Small model tiles cover a much wider area of 1,000 by 1,000 metres and therefore have smaller buildings.
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Frequently Asked Questions:
How can I use your 3D models?3D London2018-07-22T21:56:00+00:00
3D models are distributed under company-wide, multiple-use licence which covers the use of the 3D model for 5 years. We grant to the User a worldwide, non-exclusive licence to use the 3D Model to unlimited number of Derived products (renders, animations), Incorporated products (Interactive Application, import into custom software), conduct In-house work and use 3D Model data for Physicalization such as 3D printing.
Customers cannot distribute, alter to distribute or re-engineer the 3D model in any way. Read full EULA here.
Is there a demo of AccuCities London app?3D City Models2020-06-27T16:46:44+00:00
Both Level 2 and Level 3 3D Models are manually captured from latest aerial imagery available for the area of interest.
Level 2 3D Models are accurate to 50 cm in all axis. The 3D Model is very light and low poly. Buildings are captured with correct roof shapes of main structures with only chimneys, parapet walls and dormer windows omitted. Terrain is accurate to 20 cm and separated into land use categories. Trees locations (captured with correct height and canopy width) are also included.
Level 3 3D Models are accurate to 15 cm in all axis. Buildings are captured with correct roof shapes and all features such as chimneys, parapet walls or dormer windows. Terrain is separated into land use categories. Trees locations (captured with correct height and canopy width) are also included.
What 3D formats can I choose from?3D London2018-07-22T01:22:30+00:00
Of course – feel free to Download AccuCities sample tile TQ3280SE. This large 500 x 500 meters sample can be used to evaluate our 3D models. The sample can be downloaded as AutoCad solid .DWG, SketchUp .SKP, FBX and .UE4 Project files as well as Interactive 3D Model. Different Levels of Detail 3D models are available in every format.
I need facade details or interior models.3D London2018-07-22T01:30:39+00:00
We prefer map mark-ups for quotes to be sent via our Quoting Tool. If you are having any difficulties or have a map in any other format, simply email it to firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, company, required Level of Detail and your contact details and we will come back to you.
How can I pay for your 3D models?3D London2018-07-22T01:42:11+00:00
Business customers will be invoiced with 14 days payment term in or shortly after 3D model delivery. Non-business customers might be asked to pay via Card, PayPal or UK money transfer before we accept an order.
What happens after I send you Quote request?3D London2020-06-29T14:56:35+00:00
We will usually come back to you within 2 hours with costs and delivery times for your project. Once these are confirmed by you we will order imagery, set-up a Photogrammetry project, manually capture your 3D model, post process the data and deliver the 3D model to you in required format via a download link.
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