Augmented Reality on realization new port and supply route
We are excited when partners from our network collaborate to strengthen each other and achieve more together. For example, partners Boskalis and Social Brothers have found each other in applying disruptive Augmented Reality (AR) techniques to raise project management to a higher level.
Time saving with Virtual Reality
Previously they have co-operated on a project in which Virtual Reality (VR) provides support during the engineering of a new bridge. This bridge has been tested by means of VR and users can immediately adapt the structure of the bridge to their own wishes. The different skippers of the Helios have tested the new interior and have jointly assessed in a number of sessions. A process that is normally costly and time-consuming, could now be shortened to a project of just three months.
Conscious choice for Augmented Reality
After the success of this project, Boskalis again opted for cooperation with Social Brothers. From Boskalis the goal was to make project management more transparent and to be able to create a graphical overview of the different steps for the ultimate client. The Duqm project was used as an example. This project was dedicated for the realization of a new port and supply route. The project led to a clear overview of the order in which the various steps are carried out and gave an overview of the possible bottle necks.
The previous project used Virtual Reality, this time they used Augmented Reality. The use of AR has had the advantage that the application can be used at any location, if the user wants it. AR also gives the user the opportunity to communicate with the tool without losing sight of the environment.
Now that the Duqm project has succeeded, the further possibilities of the specific tool and AR within Boskalis are being evaluated and the first steps towards the next AR project have already been taken.
Check the video on the right:
4 November 2021
Digital Delivers More Energy Options
With the emergence of alternative energy sources and environmental concerns escalating, the industry is turning to digital to deliver more energy options, reduce cost and provide higher customer satisfaction. The…Lees meer
4 November 2021
Making the Transition to Digital Manufacturing
Manufacturers have a massive opportunity to make innovative products with new levels of personalization and efficiency. Digital skills and technologies are changing how manufacturers work. Yet, leadership requires more than…Lees meer
11 October 2021
The entire energy chain, from generation to storage and conversion
Technology developer and producer Demcon is working on the energy transition with the ambition to make a contribution to the enormous challenge that we all face. On the basis of…Lees meer
15 September 2021
The Atawey mobile hydrogen station: a response to a booming market
Ready to operate in only half a day, the Atawey mobile hydrogen station is designed to be set up in complete autonomy by the operator. The commissioning is simplified thanks…Lees meer
5 March 2020
Partners in the iTanks Innovation Zone | Part 4
From 10 to 12 March, iTanks will be at the iTanks Innovation Zone with around 16 partners at StocExpo in Rotterdam Ahoy. In this fourth article you can read what…Lees meer
24 February 2020
Partners in the iTanks Innovation Zone | Deel 3
From 10 to 12 March, iTanks will be at the iTanks Innovation Zone with around 16 partners at StocExpo in Rotterdam Ahoy. In this third article you can read what…Lees meer