Author: Abi

AutoCad, Autodesk, Buildings, Landscape Architects, Rural Planning, VentusAR

Assessing and Visualising Buildings in VentusAR


To effectively assess a new buildings project, developers and landscape architects must be able to see and understand a 3D model within the landscape.  VentusAR provides a simple but effective workflow of converting 2D CAD designs into 3D easy to understand visualisations. Fly Through provides an overview of the area around the project. My View shows

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Case Study, Planning, Rural Planning, VentusAR

Community Engagement for a Hoolan Energy Wind Development in Orkney


Last week we took part in our first full hands-on community engagement experience (although VentusAR has previously been used in many events by our clients themselves). We were commissioned by Hoolan Energy to provide visualisations for pre planning consultations on two Wind Farms on the Orkney Islands – Costa Head and Hesta Head. The first event

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Buildings, Grid, Release Notes, Rural Planning, VentusAR

VentusAR 4.5 Released


We are delighted to announce that this morning we released the latest version of VentusAR v4.5. The release includes the ability to assess and visualise Building projects, drawing conductors between towers and wood poles in grid projects and transparency controls for the models and wirelines. Buildings We are particularly excited about being able to visualise buildings

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Buildings, Business Development, Planning, Rural Planning, Uncategorized, VentusAR

Edinburgh’s new Garden District development – what will it look like?


In the news yesterday, Murray Estates have been granted planning permission to build 6000 houses and leisure facilities on greenbelt land just outside Edinburgh. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-edinburgh-east-fife-36436284  The image below represents an overview of the area the development is planned for.

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Uncategorized

Linknode Platoon!


To celebrate our 5th birthday, yesterday, we suited up for an afternoon of go-karting and strategic laser combat. GP3 The go-karting was a GP3 – 10 qualifying laps, 12 heat laps, and then a 14 lap final race. Couple of crashes – George spun and got stuck, which made Dave stop, at which point Abi

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Business Development, Case Study, Customer, Digital, Grid, Solar, VentusAR

VentusAR Customer Case-Study: LDA Design


LDA Design use VentusAR to rapidly evaluate and clearly communicate projects.  LDA Design are an independent creative consultancy helping clients to deliver places which work well and provides design and landscape-led planning services to developers, landowners, communities, universities and government. As planners, LDA Design take a positive approach to securing consent, optimising the opportunity to

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