VU.CITY Manchester 2017-12-18T12:00:41+00:00

VU.CITY Manchester

VU.CITY Manchester is the largest and most accurate interactive 3D digital model of Manchester. It has been developed as a joint venture between GIA and Wagstaffs.

The model spans 8 sq km of central Manchester in high detail – accurate to within 15cm.

VU.CITY gives anyone involved in the development and planning industry in Manchester not only a new view of the city, but also a revolutionary tool that can transform the planning and communication process around proposed and new developments and infrastructure projects.

Plan, propose, visualise.

Add your existing, current and proposed developments, overlay city and environmental data.

Custom live data.

Transport, property, news, twitter, weather, environment, past, present and future.

Who is it for?

  • Developers
  • Planners
  • Local authorities
  • Architects
  • Transport Engineers
  • Project Managers
  • Contractors

Features at your fingertips

Add, search and explore existing and proposed developments

Provide AVR scope to determine which views to assess

Transport overlays

View the model by walking around at street level

Change time of day to see the changing sunlight and shadows

Pedestrian and traffic studies

Understand zone of theoretical visibility