Posts tagged as VR

Report: Extended reality needs responsible design

Having witnessed a five-fold-plus increase in patent registrations since 2014 and over a doubling in investment, extended reality (XR) is gaining momentum rapidly. Yet responsible business approaches are crucial. They also carry the potential to sustain explosive growth in this industry. Waking Up to a New Reality: Building a Responsible Future for Immersive Technologies, a […]

Using VR and and 3D printing to reduce work injuries

Four Lockheed Martin teams have advanced as finalists in the 22nd Applied Ergonomics Conference Ergo Cup Competition, which showcased innovation aimed at reducing risk of injury in the workplace. The company’s teams include virtual reality to enhance ergonomics integration, THAAD missile canister shock isolator compression tool, weightless high torque motor application for F-35 vertical tails […]

VR helps clients better understand design proposals

The application of virtual reality (VR) in architecture stands to become an invaluable resource as the technology evolves to the point where multiple people can partake in the same VR session, either in the design process itself, or when used to present a building design. This has resulted in architecture and interior architecture group Paragon […]

Company explores the digital future of construction

Aecom showcased the potential of virtual (VR) and augmented reality (AR), and building information modelling (BIM) in the construction and consulting engineering space, as an important element of a fully-integrated approach to project delivery, at “The Digital Future” in November 2018. The addition of VR and AR is complementary to the company’s use of BIM, […]

Platform for user-created immersive and VR tours

Concept3D’s new Tour Builder platform allows anyone to create, manage and share their own VR-enabled virtual tours. Using the platform is simple, and the design taps into the company’s experience of building the content management system (CMS) that powers its own interactive 3D maps and premium virtual tour system. The platform is used by a […]