About
Background
Citrine UK Ltd was established in 1994 by Gordon Citrine BSc (Hons) DipLA MA MLI, to develop software and provide expert advice and bureau services to the design and planning professions. As a Chartered Landscape Architect (MLI) Gordon has extensive experience of the design and construction industry.

With a client oriented approach, he now leads a group of highly skilled visualisation experts, which is becoming known for quality and efficiency.

Research has led to ground-breaking developments in the techniques for virtual reality modelling and terrain visibility analysis, receiving national television coverage of our interactive model of Peel Holdings’ proposed racecourse and forest park in Salford, as well as skyscraper visibility studies in London and road schemes for Highways Agency appointed engineers WSP, "...setting the new standard for presentation" (HA representative)

Expertise
To offer the most comprehensive service in visualisation, we use a variety of software packages and have expertise in 3D landscape software as well as industry standards such as 3D Studio MAX, Autodesk Architecuture/AutoCAD, PhotoShop, terrain modelling and virtual reality.

Communication
We have developed a successful working relationship with many large and small practices ensuring a fluid and efficient communication of design ideas and visuals. We take pride in our high standards, never failing to win repeat work and recognise that a successful project outcome relies upon good communication for client satisfaction at all stages.

Networking
We work with many other experts in their own subject areas and can often find a specialist for you or offer a team approach to your project needs. Our contact network includes the best in the uk for their respective disciplines:

architecture and urban design
environmental impact assessment
landscape character and visual assessment
expert witness and public enquiry
landscape design
masterplanning
restoration and reclamation
civil and structural engineering
architectural visualisation
multimedia presentation


What Our Clients Have Said...

"The excellent service we have received from Citrine has been invaluable in providing computer aided design for our practice. We are able to capitalize fully on the benefits that new computer visualisation technology brings to the design process."
Roger Griffiths
ROGER GRIFFITHS ASSOCIATES
Landscape and Golf Course Architects

"Citrine provides an invaluable resource for Landscape Architecture practices: the visibility analysis and the advice we received was extremely helpful. They communicate using straightforward language and keep us informed of new developments to enhance and complement our in house CAD facility."
Frances Buckingham
EACHUS HUCKSON PARTNERSHIP
Landscape Architects

"We were very impressed with the quality of their services and the range of expertise. They quickly understood our brief and were able to fully provide for our needs on schedule."
Richard Leonard ASPECT LANDSCAPE PLANNING
Landscape and Ecology Consultants

"Citrine consistently achieves a high level of expertise in the use of 3D computer aided design and visualisation software."
John Scott
CS DESIGN SOFTWARE
Developers of CS Artisan Landscape Software

"We have been delighted with the service provided."
Phil Hardwick
ROBERT HITCHES LTD
Property Developers

"Professional and competent landscape assessment and design services."
Tim Gent
GVA GRIMLEY
Planning Consultants