New Digital Twin Launched to Help Plan and Build Western Sydney

CSIRO’s Data61 has launched a digital twin of Western Sydney in a demonstration that is set to become a step change in urban planning for the region.

The digital twin was developed by Data61, the digital specialist arm of Australia’s national science agency, and NSW Department of Customer Service’s Spatial Services.

The open platform is a 4D (3D + time) model of Western Sydney’s built and natural environment that allows users to visualise 3D and 4D data such as buildings, strata plans, terrain, property boundaries, utilities including power, water and sewer pipes. Continue here