Small World News:
The guys at GeoGames announced they have launched the brand new Google Earth 3D project for the University Medical Center Utrecht ('UMC Utrecht', Netherlands).
The 'UMC Utrecht' University Medical Center 3D model is running on the M3D Glider technology and features high fidelity 3D visualisations from among other partners, New Zealand's, ZNO.
Make sure you have Google Earth installed. Or download latest version at: http://earth.google.com
Click on the M3D View button below to open the 3D models and Google Maps routing into Google Earth.
Case, Sept. 2007:
'Glide' to your destinations at the University Medical Center Utrecht in 3D in Google Earth, in the comfort of your home.
The UMC Utrecht client is dislayed in 3D into Google Earth and will enable 1 Million+ visitors per year to look up their hospital visits destinations in full navigation (Google Maps), from the comfort of their homes.
The UMC Utrecht organisation says this will help reinforce the accessibility of premises and quality of services by helping visitors for their orientation and routing inside the buildings as well, to many polyclinics and treament rooms locations. This: 24/7
GeoGames' s director Jerome Bertrand says this kind of internet 3D solution is usefull for medium to large (semi-) public organisations in the future.
In a world getting smaller and less navigable by the day, one will need to get a fast and correct spatial picture of one's destinations, before, after and during the actual journey on site.
The web services are free.