3D Visualization

Sanborn offers a number of 3D modeling and visualization products and services available for a variety of uses and deliverable in a number of formats. With over six million building modeled, Sanborn is a leader in the 3D Visualization field. 

3D Buildings

Sanborn offers a suite of 3D modeling products designed for 3D building, visualizations, GIS applications, architectural modeling, 3D modeling, 3D graphic design, and 3D simulators. Sanborn 3D Buildings Products are accurate, geo-registered (x, y, z) models provided in formats ready for most 3D application tools. Sanborn also offers a free Sanborn 3D Viewer that supports common 3D formats with all deliverables.

  • 3D Premium Buildings
  • 3D True-Architectural Buildings
  • 3D Standard Building Models
  • 3D Full Modeling
  • Free Sanborn 3D Viewer

Visit the 3D Buildings page for more detailed information and technical specifications.

3D Cities

Sanborn 3DCities Products are an essential ingredient to virtual city implementations. Combining a strong visual appearance with a standards-compliant relational objects database, 3DCities products offer building and geospatial feature accuracy. The off-the-shelf metro areas include orthoimagery, 3D buildings, elevation models and geospatial datasets covering the largest central business districts for over 60 major cities in the Americas and Europe. Committed to the improvement of city visualization and analysis, additional cities will become available from around the globe.

Visit the 3D Cities page for more detailed information on 3D modeling and technical specifications.


The Sanborn CitySets® product line is a series of off-the-shelf digital data sets covering the core downtown areas of major cities across the United States. CitySets products provide valuable GIS data with four Geospatial products:

  • Geographic Information
  • Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps
  • Digital Orthoimagery
  • 3D Models

Visit the CitySets page for more detailed information and technical specifications.


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