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This is the place where we announce the latest company news, case studies and showcase interesting 3D models capture. You can also read articles on 3D cities capture & Photogrammetry, Research and Machine Learning, 3D City Models, Unreal Engine 4 and Plan.City work. We are also publishing all Awards & Trophies we have received over the time.

AccuCities vs. Extruded Buildings Footprints

3D city models can be created using a variety of techniques, including Aerial Photogrammetry and Extruded Buildings Footprints. Extruding buildings footprint polygons is usually the fastest, most cost-effective way of creating a 3D city model. These 3D maps can give a better understanding of the as ...

3D London and 3D Dublin in Virtual Field Trips

School field trips always offered more than the facts learned during the trip. It offered socializing and opportunities to explore the environment in a different way. Especially during the global pandemic and its associated lockdown, both public and private learning institutions are investing more ...

Textured 3D model of London FBX sample

Textured 3D London. You have probably heard us bragging about it, you might have seen some of the production renders and animations. And now it's finally your turn to take our textured 3D model of London for a test drive! Download our free sample representing 1000 x 1000 meters of London here. The ...

Digital walks with microbes by Ioana Man

Multidisciplinary designer Ioana Man explores how architecture can collaborate with biology to create a more sustainable built environment that embodies health and justice. She makes microscopic ecologies of urban green spaces visible, illustrating that microbes are an integral part of nature. In 2 ...

3D city models help to deliver safer drones

3D city models will play a crucial part in designing and monitoring future Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) air-traffic. As drone technologies are advancing at a fast pace, safety in the cityscape remains a prime concern. AccuCities have been the supplier of choice to SafeZone, an innovative project ...

Re-texturing focus buildings in 3D London

AccuCities textured 3D model of London is fully UV mapped. That means that the original textures can be simply altered and textures for street-view angles and focus buildings can be re-textured to higher quality. As an example of this process, we have amended the texture of the House of Fraser buil ...

3D London in Twinmotion Art by Angelica Day Sena

Our 3D London and other AccuCities city models are often described as engineering models. However, few rare artists see these models as a 3D canvas to use when creating their artworks. One of them is certainly Brazilian Architect and Urbanist Angélica Day Sena. She used free 3D London model and fre ...

New AccuCities Textured 3D Model of London

Brand new textured 3D Model of London 2021 is the latest version of AccuCities digital city model which has been in continuous development for over 3 years. This long-awaited dataset has been created using our large and detailed Level 3 city model and the latest high-resolution oblique imagery. Bec ...

10 Interesting 3D City Models User Case Studies

These 3D Cities Case Studies are some of the very latest examples of how our customers use 3D city models. AccuCities have worked on over 1,500 small and medium-size 3D context models for sites all over the United Kingdom. But our 3D models are only the 3D canvases, the real interesting stuff is do ...

London Skyscrapers in Omniverse by KPF

London Skyscrapers are notoriously complex and test the available technology to the max. Nvidia Omniverse is the new virtual collaboration platform which places a big emphasis on real-time physically accurate visualisation. Built around Pixar’s Universal Scene Description (USD), an open source file ...

100,000 Views of Plan.City Launch on The B1M

TheB1M has assisted AccuCities with the Plan.City Introduction to the public and sourcing any initial comments and feedback. The launch has been a massive success with over 100,000 video views and an overwhelmingly positive feedback. Big thank you to all the viewers who took time to let us know the ...

City CAD Models for Holicity Machine Learning

3D City CAD models represent a cornerstone dataset for HoliCity, a city-scale 3D dataset with rich structural information. Currently, this dataset has 6,300 real-world high resolution panoramas that are accurately aligned with the CAD model of downtown London with an area of more than 20 km2. Worki ...

Digital Twin Industry Map by Symmetry Dimensions

Global market for digital twins has been expanding rapidly in recent years. Symmetry Dimensions Inc., founded on October 20, 2014, specializes in research and development for xR (extended reality) — including virtual reality, augmented reality, and mixed reality. The development of a digital twins ...

Plan.city presentation at BIMHarambee.Africa 2020

BIMHarambee.Africa is a proudly African endeavor that brought together BIM practitioners of different skills and experience. Aiming to sow the seed for future collaborations and advance BIM adoption in Africa. A conference by Africans, for Africa, showcasing and promoting their skills, their knowled ...

Light Analysis Explained by Daylight Planning LTD

Daylight Planning LTD provides both qualitative and quantitative technical support for use in applications, appeals and negotiations relating to planning and common law issues for architectural design and construction. Working with many local authorities, over the years the company helped to ensure ...

3D Cardiff Digital City Twin by Oasis Cities

The concept of a Cardiff Digital City Twin is to provide a digital representation of a real-world urban location. Oasis 2020 allows Digital Twins of real-world sites to be viewed in an interactive 3D environment. Oasis Cities provide an inclusive service for the development of software for infrastr ...

3D London Animations in UE4 for DW Planet A

Seeing AccuCities 3D London animations in news and documentaries is always an event for our entire team. Deutsche Welle, a German international broadcaster founded by the German federal government, streams its content via satellite and internet outlets in 15 languages. The news and educational cont ...

Digital Birmingham City Model by Anstey Horne

Anstey Horne is one of the UK’s leading providers of specialist surveying services and with offices in London, Birmingham and Bristol, they recently boosted their capabilities in the Midlands by subscribing to Plan.City Birmingham. The Digital Birmingham 3D model is accurate to 10 centimetres and c ...

AccuCities 3D Printed London in AR using FME

Our 3D model of London sample is often used for interesting experiments. Oliver Morris has posted a video of a 3D London tile in AR and we wanted to see whether we could simulate alignment of a physical representation of a city. In this second video Oliver used our free 3D sample London model with ...

Bristol Wind Microclimate Analysis by SimScale

In the second demo project using AccuCities 3D city model, SimScale has used the Free 3D model of Bristol sample to illustrate its capabilities. SimScale platform can help engineers and architects planning new developments in Bristol, United Kingdom. It enables its users to quickly assess pedestria ...

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