From Sketch To Structure: 5 VR Programs Shaping The Creative Process Of Menlo Park’s Vrchitects

Hey there! If you are an architect or designer, you are in for a treat! 

We are here to help you make the most of the new technology in architecture and design. 

From VR to BIM services and AI, we have got all the tools you need to stay ahead of the game. Get ready to transform your 3D model into an immersive VR environment with just a few clicks. Plus, you will be able to use gaming engines to get even more realistic. Come join Vrchitects and see what the future has in store for the architects in Menlo Park!

Autodesk Live

Autodesk Live is a cloud service. It empowers users to effortlessly transform their designs into immersive 3D models. This innovative tool allows architects to understand, explore, and collaborate on designs before translating them into reality. 

With a simple mouse click, Autodesk Live converted any Revit file into a dynamic, navigable 3D environment. This, eventually streamlines the architectural design process and enhances the project visualization.

Major Highlights Of Autodesk Live

  • Cloud-based BIM uploads
  • Enhanced client understanding
  • Interactive design sharing
  • Revit models transformation
  • Virtual reality integration


Fuzor is a software that helps project design, construction, and facilities management. It comes with specifications like VR solutions and multi-user real-time collaboration to 4D scheduling and in-depth analysis tools. The app simplifies interactive safety training and global collaboration for architects in Menlo Park. 

The software integrates various file types, such as Revit and Sketchup, offering users a holistic experience in 2D, 3D, VR, AR, C.A.V.E., and HoloLens. Fuzor also helps architects secure projects, boosting profitability, and outperforming competitors. It addresses common AEC challenges and enables real-time 3D site egress visualization. 

Major Highlights Of Fuzor

  • Diverse modeling experiences
  • Enhanced project profitability
  • Global colleague meetings
  • Multifaceted AEC support
  • Real-time collaboration capabilities

Enscape VR

Enscape VR, a real-time rendering and VR plugin, streamlines AEC professionals’ design and visualization workflows. It seamlessly integrates with popular software including Revit, SketchUp, Rhino, Archicad, and Vectorworks. With its user-friendly interface, Enscape does not require specialized expertise. 

Developed by Enscape GmbH, founded in 2013, and headquartered in Karlsruhe, Germany, with a presence in New York, it is the only real-time rendering solution directly integrated into modeling software. Educators in accredited institutions can access Enscape for free.

Major Highlights Of Enscape VR

  • BIM data-based presentations
  • No extra software needed
  • Oculus Rift compatibility
  • Real-time rendering quality
  • Revit VR walk-throughs


Shapespark is a dynamic software, used to create interactive walkthroughs of interiors and architectural spaces. Leveraging path-tracing global illumination, it imbues designs with a striking realism. These interactive visualizations can be shared online and experienced directly in desktop or mobile web browsers. 

Shapespark’s key features encompass 3D walkthroughs with integrated 3D video meetings, real-time architectural visualizations, user-friendly navigation, and photorealistic renderings, making it an indispensable tool for immersive design exploration.

Major Highlights Of Shapespark

  • Interactive 3D viewing
  • Oculus Rift support
  • Physically accurate lighting
  • Plug-in free exploration
  • Real-time web visualization


Unity VR is a versatile real-time development platform, that enables direct targeting of virtual reality devices from within Unity. It offers a user-friendly approach with VR templates and visual scripting, catering to both beginners and professionals. Unity VR, under the hood, employs native C/C++ with a C# wrapper for interaction. 

This powerful tool extends beyond VR, allowing developers to craft customized real-time 3D experiences for AR, VR, mobile, desktop, and web. Unity Industry offers a suite of products and services for developers to create these immersive 3D experiences.

Major Highlights Of Unity

  • CAD/BIM to VR simplified
  • Compatible Revit model
  • Customizable VR models
  • Realistic client experiences
  • Streamlines architectural workflow

Final Words

In Menlo Park’s journey of innovation and creativity, these five VR programs have become essential pieces of the puzzle. From design to client engagement, we have unlocked the power of VR technology and changed the way we bring ideas to life. Using the above-mentioned apps, we are leading the industry with creativity and innovation.

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Maor Greenberg

With over a decade and a half in the industry, Maor Greenberg is a luminary in real estate, construction, and design. Founder of Greenberg Group, Inc. in 2019, he oversees diverse ventures like Greenberg Development, Construction, Design Gallery, GC44 and VRchitects. His mission? Transforming the Home Improvement sector with a holistic approach, from design to build. Sparked into entrepreneurship at 18 in Israel, Maor's drive stems from his father and grandfather, celebrated as visionary pioneers. This brief bio encapsulates his journey and dedication.