A news item on TheState.com discusses how skill set and therefore training requirements have changed at the ReadySC training college in South Carolina. ReadySC strives to make sure that client organizations have the right people with the right knowledge, skills and abilities in place at
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AREA members Lockheed Martin and Boeing have been mentioned in an article on Business Insider. At the recent VR & AR World event in London, the companies revealed details of how their implementation of AR and VR technologies is helping reduce error rates and reducing engineer training ti
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A recent article by Interesting Engineering discusses Augmented Reality in the manufacturing sector: leading manufacturers such as Thyssenkrupp, Boeing, Caterpillar, Range Rover and Porsche are all applying AR at different levels and are all witnessing tremendous benefits across multiple
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An opinion piece on TechCrunch offers a perspective on how Augmented Reality can save the problems caused by technology in the first place. The author discusses the current economic and political climate with reference to jobs being lost due to technological changes – the skills needed
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AREA Member Boeing recently announced their plans to launch a new venture capital arm called the HorizonX. This new project will invest in two start-ups: Upskill and Zunum Aero
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The article draws on other articles and includes historical information about user interfaces, and moves onto AR interaction and how AR technology can relieve constraints, representing the first real change in the way information age people interact with their information infrastructure.
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factory 2050 amrc
Earlier this year, the AMRC opened the doors of its newest manufacturing facility, Factory 2050, a glass-walled reconfigurable factory in Sheffield Business Park. The facility investigates and showcases new technologies and processes relating to Industry 4.0
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A statement recently published on PR Wire details a discussion with Dr Rab Scott, Head of Virtual Reality and Modelling Group at the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) with Boeing, who are an AREA Member.
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