Norway–Blom has completed the production of the first 40 high quality 3D models, Blom3D, of European cities. The Blom3D models have been delivered to Tele Atlas for integration into navigation; LBS and mapping solutions.
Blom, the European company within collection and processing of map information, has completed the production of the first 40 Blom3Ds of European cities. Tele Atlas, the provider of digital maps and dynamic content for navigation and location based solutions, has already announced that they have launched the photorealistic buildings and blocks created by Blom, as part of their navigation solutions. Their solution, named Advanced City Models, will enhance the user-experience of any navigator integrating the solution.
Blom3D is produced in four different definition levels; 3D blocks, 3D blocks including roof details, pattern-texturised 3D blocks with roof details and full real image-view texturised 3D buildings. The real image view texturised buildings are created by combining oblique aerial images based on Pictometry technology with the 3D blocks.