Get Started with iCD

View our series of free videos designed to help you get started with iCD.

Import Urban Geometry & Data

How to quickly and easily create an iCD model using data imported from Open Street Map (OSM). Showing you how and what can be imported and how to edit once populated in iCD.

        

Create Urban Geometry and Data

How to create objects such as Buildings, Landscape features and Roads directly within iCD.

        

Visualisation Tool

Explore the types of visualisation available in iCD.

        

Undertake Energy Simulations

Understanding what the different energy and solar/shading simulation options offered and how to run a basic energy simulation.

        

Default Reports

Overview of the different default reports available within iCD. Including site, energy, water urban planning and renewable reports.

        

PV Assessment

How to run a basic solar and Photovoltaic Panel assessment. Covering how to create and place PV objects and undertake simulations.

        

Walkable Access Analysis

Understand what is within a walkable or bikeable distance from any point using routes along paths and streets rather than a standard radius method.

        

Boundary Tool

How to create, manage and use Boundaries to divide, group or combine buildings within your iCD model either by geographic zone or building attributes.

        

Custom Attributes

The uses of and how to create and list custom attributes.

        

Data Painter Tool

Learn how to copy and paste common object properties across multiple buildings to greatly speed up model set-up.

        

User Preferences

Setting user and model preferences within iCD to customise your experience.

        

Accessibility Tool

Understand how to create custom attributes and measure distances to specific amenities or services. 

        

Masterplanning Layers and Attribute Visibility

How to manage visibility of different object attributes and layers such as buildings, roads, landscaping.