• New 3D basemaps solution

    Today we released our new 3D basemaps solution. This solution includes a series of workflows that can be used by mapping technicians to create and maintain a 3D basemap for their organization, leveraging existing...
  • ArcGIS CityEngine: Workaround for driver problems with AMD Navi GPUs

    Symptoms and Affected Systems: We experienced rendering issues causing (amongst others) artefacts in the viewport no labels in model hierarchy transparent textures missing or being fully opaque The issues seem to ...
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  • Stream Restoration in CityEngine

    Updated May 6, 2020 - scroll down   Had City Engine for close to 3 months now, and one of my early CityEngine ideas was to create a procedural stream restoration code.  With just a few hours of work, I have...
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  • Rounded N-Sided Polygon Possible?

    Trying to use CGA to create a "rounded N-Sided polygon" turned into a hobby.   One I haven't solved it yet but maybe somebody else will.  I thought I would share my findings to give the next p...
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  • Fun with Quarter Circles - Rounded Squares

    #CityEngine #quarterCircle #roundedSquares #CGA #roundedBuildings   Once again, I'm a new CityEngine user and didn't see anything describing these findings so I'm going to share: T...
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  • Half Circle with Curb - aka "Median Curb Maker"

    #CityEngine #halfCircle #parkinglot #quartercircle #CGA   Looks like this:     Hi all, I am pretty new to CityEngine but I learned something that I didn't see any where else....
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  • New:  Site Design Rules (beta)

    I have recently compiled and rewritten building code from old and new CityEngine building rules, and packaged it as a downloadable Project. The rules will eventually integrate with ArcGIS Urban. There are docs to expl...
  • ArcGIS online security update affects CityEngine 2017.1 and earlier

      Since the beginning of 2019 https://www.arcgis.com rejects connections using TLS 1.0 for security reasons. CityEngine 2017.1 and earlier are unable to support the now required TLS 1.2 ...
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  • Fully automate CityEngine 3D content production

    3D content generation can easily become unmanageable when processing tasks are reaching country scale. To bypass the capacity limitations of working in a semiautomatic process, Esri CityEngine now supports full automa...
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  • Preview of 3D Tools for Power lines

    What are the 3D Tools for Power lines?  The 3D Tools for Power lines solution is a collection of ArcGIS Pro tools that simplifies and automates the process of creating 3D visualizations of transmission and distr...
  • Flood Impact Analysis solution

    What is the Flood Impact Analysis solution?  The Flood Impact Analysis solution can be used to develop flooding scenarios and visualize the impact on the existing landscape. It leverages flood depth data to anal...
  • Significant update to the Local Government 3D Basemaps Solution

    Make sure to check out the January 2019 release of the Local Government 3D basemap solution. This is a major release with a number of important updates:   40% reduction in steps required for elevation, 3D b...
  • CityEngine Get Map Data for Open Street Map Patch Released

    Affects CityEngine versions 2016.1, 2017.0 and 2017.1   On May 1st, 2018 a change in the Open Street Map API caused import of Open Street Map networks and polygons in the Get Map Data feature to stop functioning...
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  • CityEngine Rule of the Week Group

    Follow/Join this GeoNet group to get the latest "CityEngine Rule of the Week" from Esri's own Eric Wittner   CityEngine Rule of the Week 
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  • Arthur's Feature Extraction from LiDAR, DEMs and Imagery

    7/26/2019: Added how to make a tree inventory 3D without lidar or height (hint DBH). 10/24/2018: Added link and instructions to create 3D buildings using lidar from Microsoft Building Footprints US. 10/4/2018: ...
  • Esri CityEngine Geodesign Webinar Recordings

      Watch our latest Esri CityEngine & Geodesign webinars for free on our YouTube channel: http://bit.ly/1greU92   #1: Model Cities with the Tech Behind Independence Day: Resurgence: http://bit.ly/2a3C7...
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  • CityEngine London Models Demo Video

    CityEngine London models demo from Tom Kelly (CGA code for 2 buildings is available on Github): http://bit.ly/2dN9Oeh
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  • 3D GIS Tour

      Esri's 3D platform presentation from the Esri Business Summit 2016 in San Diego. Watch full video here: http://arcg.is/2dBiC8w
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  • Cities doing Amazing Work with 3D Web GIS

      A quick tour of cities doing amazing work with 3D Web GIS presented by Esri's Brooks Patrick: https://youtu.be/RV2zvvYh_Os
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  • CityEngine 2016 Highlight #1: "Get Map Data" Interface

    CityEngine 2016 Highlight #1: "Get Map Data” Interface: What was once a very complicated, and time-intensive process now can be done quickly and simply: http://bit.ly/NewCityEngine2016       #g...
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