Blom 3D

Agency9 CityPlanner adds support for Blom 3D

10. December 2013

Agency9, the leading provider of web based 3D visualisation and GIS solutions, announces support in its CityPlannerOnline for the extensive archive of 3D models from Blom, a leading European service provider within acquisition, processing and modelling of geographic information.

Blom3D™ is the product name for Blom’s archive 3D models. Blom currently has in excess of 340 detailed urban models, covering more than 12,000 km² and detailing more than 20 million buildings.

Agency9 CityPlannerOnline is a cloud service for web based 3D visualization of projects within urban development, infrastructure and energy. The combination of CityPlannerOnline and Blom3D will provide private and public customers extensive set of new capabilities to leverage value of the Blom3D models. Examples of ready-to-go applications in CityPlannerOnline include geoportal and solutions to visualise and share project illustrations and spatial data online, publish external communication of projects as well as provide solutions for public participation. CityPlannerOnline is created for urban planners, communicators, consultants and GIS technicians to easily create, share and publish project and spatial information from a normal web browser. http://cityplanneronline.com

Agency9 now have a streamlined data preparation process to import Blom3D data directly to CityPlannerOnline for its web deployment. With Agency9 solutions customers can publish very large data sets of Blom3D data on internet.

“Today’s announcement is a logic step in our cooperation with Blom. With 3D data available in the Blom3D archive our customers instantly can start benefitting our urban planning or spatial solutions rather than waiting for new data to be produced. This announcement of support for Blom3D is in line with our strategy to support the leading 3D data archives and data processing tools” says Håkan Engman, CEO at Agency9.

“The online 3D visualisation and mapping solutions from Agency9 will open new opportunities for our customers and make investment in 3D data more viable.  ” says Esben Fiane, Sales director at Blom.

About Agency9

Agency9 is a leading provider of software for web-based 3D visualization of geographic information and maps for collaboration and communication in the infrastructure, construction and public sector. Agency9’s product portfolio includes 3DMaps, CityPlanner and other web based 3D geospatial solutions. The company was established 2003 and is an established leader in the web 3D market. www.agency9.com

Contact: Håkan Engman, CEO Phone: +46 70 305 7707, hakan.engman@agency9.com

About Blom AS

Blom is a leading European service provider within acquisition, processing and modelling of geographic information. Blom maintains unique European databases with collections of maps, images and models. With particular focus on online services, Blom provides data and solutions to customers in government, enterprise and consumer markets and enables partners to create applications using Blom’s databases, location based services and navigation solution. Blom has around 600 employees and subsidiaries in 10 countries. The company headquarter is located in Oslo, Norway. Blom is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange (ticker BLO).

Blom3D™ is the product name for Blom’s archive 3D models. Blom currently has in excess of 340 detailed urban models, covering more than 12,000 km² and detailing more than 20 million buildings.

Contact: Esben Fiane, + 47 97 98 85 54 ,  email:  esben.fiane@blomasa.com