The DSCGR (the Civil Security Directorate for Risk Management) in Noumea, New Caledonia is stepping up their use of training methods with virtual simulation. Within three weeks the DSCGR went from little experience in virtual reality simulation training, to a fully operational simulation centre.
This February, Safety region Rotterdam Rijnmond has conducted several large scale XVR On Scene training sessions in cooperation with Rotterdam The Hague Airport and Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.
We at XVR Simulation love innovations. We always check out the latest developments in virtual reality, simulation and technology. In our search for the latest, we always keep the customers’ needs in mind. Will it improve trainings? Does it provide added value? How is the balance between realism and usability?
When an incident occurs onboard, a ship's crew will have to change immediately from an operational to an emergency response role. In this new blog, Tim Lodder addresses the possibilities and advantages of using XVR On Scene to train this.
The steady growth in our regular markets coincided this year with the roundup of some major projects like the Singapore Civil Defence Force and the wildfire fighting training centre ECASC.
The Belgian Federal Council of Ministers has approved the proposal of the Minister of Safety and Domestic Affairs Jan Jambon, to reactivate the ‘Virtual Training’ project. This means XVR Simulation will be equipping all 11 provincial education centres in Belgium with XVR software.
It’s the 7th of November as sergeants of the Rotterdam police district are preparing themselves for a training at the police academy location in Rotterdam. Over the course of the entire week, 50 sergeants will be trained in a virtual environment.
The Wildfire simulation option in XVR On Scene will be greatly improved. Because of their size and the complexity of their behaviour, wildfires are challenging subjects for both virtual simulation as well as extinguishing. The new options have been developed in cooperation with partners and customers in various countries for XVR On Scene.
The Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Services (GMFRS) has been awarded the innovation award 2016 by the British Quality Foundation.
It’s Sunday morning in the control room of the Safety Region Fryslân as they receive an emergency message about a disturbance at a demonstration against a refugee centre in Heerenveen.