Projects & Activities2020-02-20T03:36:08+00:00

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, ...

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 ...

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 ...

3D Model of London online in ESRI ArcGIS

ESRI ArcGIS allows us to create webscenes to view our 3D Model of London online. AccuCities city models have been designed from day one to be platform neutral. Our customers usually require 3D data in Cad, Max, C4D or SketchUp formats, but often they just want to analyse the ...

Should Local Authorities invest in city models?

3D City models have been part of architectural design processes and planning for some time now. It would be difficult to imagine how architecture and construction could operate in a global city like London, with its various planning restrictions, without any 3D modelling data. As cities like Hong Kong, ...

Introducing Next Generation 3D Models

Communication of ideas often requires 3D context models that are not just accurate but also instantly recognisable. Next Generation Context Models of as-built environments are textured, with all main architectural features 3D modelled yet with light geometry so the 3D model can be used in interactive applications. ...

First Tiles of 3D London Model 2019 Enlargement

AccuCities 3D London Model 2019 is under way. Our Central London 3D Model currently covers 40 square kilometers. The model will be enlarged by additional 20 km2 to 60 square kilometers throughout 2019. First 8 tiles have been added today and will be delivered to our subscribers throughout next ...

Is Gamification the answer to your Players?

Modus, the magazine of Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), asks whether Gamification could be the answer when companies try to improve employee engagement. As AccuCities routinely import 3D models of as-built environments into a game engine, Michal offers our take on the issue. "Many surveyors import their ...

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.

London Skyline with Future Landmark Developments

We collect information on all major consented developments in Central London as part of our service to AccuCities 3D Model of London subscribers. This gives our customers the ability to plan and design their projects with the understanding of future constrains and likely environmental changes. London's skyline is growing ...

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