Projects & Activities2020-11-22T15:46:58+00:00

Latest News from AccuCities

Articles, Projects & Activities

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 GIS & Photogrammetry, Research and Machine Learning, 3D City Models, Unreal Engine 4 and Plan.City work. We are also publishing all the Awards, Plaques and Trophies we have received over the time.

Digital Twin of London for planning and architecture

AccuCities, a London-based 3D mapping agency, is leveraging the power of Unreal Engine 4 (UE4) to assist its architecture and planning clients who design developments in a complex urban environment. Plan.City is now released in the form of a Digital Twin of London for planning and architecture. Mod ...

Free 3D Printed London tile for all New Customers!

To celebrate AccuCities 3rd birthday, every new customer will receive a 3D Printed London model as a Welcome gift absolutely FREE! Professionally 3D printed in London, our city tiles are made as 14 x 14 cm objects, making them a perfect table-top decoration for any architect or a property professio ...

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 ...

AccuCities 3D city samples on Google Poly

Calling all AR and VR developers! Our samples of real-world accurate 3D city models are now part of Poly, an online library where people can browse, share, and remix 3D assets. Different from other (awesome as they are!) assets in this collection, our samples are accurate and large enough for you t ...

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 Microclima ...

Creative Commons licence for AccuCities samples

This license lets users remix, adapt, and build upon our 3D city models work even for commercial purposes, as long as the users credit us and license their new creations under the identical terms.

Free City Model Samples: Cardiff, Bristol and Dublin

As the long-awaited city models of Cardiff, Bristol and Dublin will be released over the next few days, AccuCities is releasing a teaser selection of free city model samples of these cities. They can be download from our Store alongside our 3D London sample. Whilst Cardiff and Bristol samples repre ...

Canary Wharf 3D model Future skyline updated

Canary Wharf houses offices of many key players in global finance industry with prime real estate to match. With its business-friendly approach and excellent transport connections, it is not a surprise that the area keeps on attracting some of the coolest and most sought-after property developments ...

AccuCities becomes Hobs Academy Industry Partner

Hobs Academy is a state-of-the-art training programme for individuals from under-represented backgrounds in London boroughs. It was set-up by Hobs 3D with support from the London Legacy Development Corporation (LLDC) and the Mayor of London. The course itself is spread between Ravensbourne Universi ...

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 Kon ...

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 vari ...

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 ...

Rachel Rowson is our new Operations Manager

AccuCities have recorded rapid growth since May 2016. Our sample files alone have been downloaded over 2,700 times and we have completed over 1,000 projects for nearly 160 customers. To keep up with the rising demand for our services, we have been looking for the right candidate to help us improve ...

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 quic ...

3D Models for Daylight & Sunlight and Right to Light

AccuCities 3D City models are routinely used by surveyors and planning consultancies as a base model for Rights of Light and Daylight & Sunlight analyses. Our 3D models of as-built environment represent an accurate and detailed context model. Supplied georeferenced to the British National Grid ...

AccuCities joins the British Cartographic Society

Here at Accucities we are delighted to announce that we recently joined the British Cartographic Society. Founded in 1963, the British Cartographic Society (BCS) is a registered charity that has provided a forum for sharing knowledge and exchanging ideas on all aspects of mapmaking and cartography f ...

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. Fo ...

AccuCities Customers Reviews & Testimonials

For the last 2 years AccuCities has been supplying wide variety of customers from a range of industries. From architecture and planning to art installations, we understand customers needs and requirements. But don’t take our word for it – here are the latest Google Reviews and Facebook Testimonials ...

AccuCities at London CityX 2019 expo

London's Cityx, the Future of Connected Places Business expo, has brought SMEs, thought leaders, businesses and cities working in 2 key areas – Housing and Mobility. We agree that the change in both is urgently needed. This year we have joined these like-minded businesses and innovators at Connecte ...

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 ...

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