Understand and Communicate

Whenever you are planning for growth, managing current operations, or designing new development in your community, you must understand the project’s situation. Esri’s 3D solutions allow you to create, visualise, and share your concepts in context. Your 3D plans will help others make informed effective decisions.

Visualise the Current Environment

Create and use 3D and real-world visualisations to conduct analysis for community improvement, situational awareness, and planning emergency response.

Review and Evaluate Designs and Plans

Review design plans from every angle to assess the full impact of change and determine feasibility.

Manage and Operate

Geographically view, analyse, and compare operational and policy information. Monitor and manage services and environmental conditions in the context of the real world.


Esri has the right solutions for you to be successful in your use of 3D. Whether you need software, a quick jumpstart, or a complete implementation package, we are here for you.


Create, analyse, and edit your data in 3D and share your plans with others. ArcGIS is a complete and scalable geographic platform for your organisation. Anyone can easily access your concepts and see them from many perspectives.

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Esri CityEngine

Bring life-like context to the planning, design, and development process. CityEngine gives you 3D visualization capability to better understand project alternatives and assess their feasibility. You will also more accurately convey your concepts. CityEngine supports planning and decision making for urban change, portfolio management, and transportation projects.

Learn more about CityEngine.

Esri Professional Services

Accelerate your GIS with help from Esri subject matter experts. They will help you get started, train staff, and even manage the project.

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Esri Business Partners

If you need a custom solution or help with customizing an Esri solution, we have trusted business partners that can help.

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More to Explore


A collaborative effort to explore new techniques for smart 3D city solutions.


Urban Redevelopment Authority of Singapore uses 3D GIS as a crucial urban planning tool for Singapore.


The City of Austin uses Esri 3D technology to improve their economic development and plan implementation.


Using downtown Philadelphia as a model, see how to create new development scenarios using 3D.


The City and County of Honolulu uses 3D to analyse Transit-Oriented Development.


Explore how smart, real-time reporting can support the creation of multiple redevelopment scenarios.