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Climate Change Now a Mainstream Part of City Planning, Global Survey Finds

May 30, 2014 - in Analysis, Planning, Projects

An increasing number of cities around the world now include preparations for climate change in their basic urban planning — but only a small portion of them have been able to make such plans part of their economic development priorities, according to a unique…

Agency9 Launches WebGL Support for Online 3D City Portals

October 17, 2013 - in Corporate, Modeling

Agency9, the leading provider of web based 3D visualisation solutions, today announces WebGL support for the 3DMaps platform. Agency9 3DMaps is a high…

Agency9 and City of Norrköping Receive International Award for Urban Planning in 3D

May 22, 2013 - in Corporate, Smart Cities

City of Norrköping and the Swedish software company Agency9 received the Excellence Award in Urban Planning at the international reputable conference…

City Planners Need to Adapt to a New Model

May 20, 2013 - in Planning

To read a set of plans leads one to the inescapable conclusion that the practice of city planning has escaped reality.  Its highly stylized form, apparently reflective of a settled professional culture, is first and foremost a political document disguised…

Study Shows Northeast Ohio’s Sprawl and Shrinking Cities at Odds Over Future

April 21, 2013 - in Planning

If city and regional planning in Cleveland and Northeast Ohio were the focus of a reality-TV series, the current season would be ablaze with fiery conflicts among protagonists, plus lots of juicy subplots. The drama concerns whether Northeast Ohio’s shrinking…

Study Shows Northeast Ohio's Sprawl and Shrinking Cities at Odds Over Future

April 21, 2013 - in Planning

If city and regional planning in Cleveland and Northeast Ohio were the focus of a reality-TV series, the current season would be ablaze with fiery conflicts among protagonists, plus lots of juicy subplots. The drama concerns whether Northeast Ohio’s shrinking…

British Geological Survey Makes 3D Model of Inverness’s Geology

August 13, 2012 - in Corporate, Modeling

A 3D model of a Scottish city's geology could help planners to make decisions on how it grows in the future. British Geological Survey (BGS) is creating the computer generated image of rocks and soils beneath Inverness. A similar project that examined the…

British Geological Survey Makes 3D Model of Inverness's Geology

August 13, 2012 - in Corporate, Modeling

A 3D model of a Scottish city's geology could help planners to make decisions on how it grows in the future. British Geological Survey (BGS) is creating the computer generated image of rocks and soils beneath Inverness. A similar project that examined the…