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The film shows how this rich 3D mapping can be used in a virtual reality environment for purposes as diverse as staff training or public consultation.

At Atkins, we’re able to combine decades of deep engineering experience with the tools and techniques of innovation.

The work of the Digital Incubator—and our innovation partners Fluxx—helps us to understanding the hype cycle, enabling us to help clients make the most of new technology.  We’re then able to use our global network to empower Clients to work faster and smarter than ever before.

For example, we worked to help clients use unmanned aerial vehicles, 3D scanning, data analysis and virtual reality to dramatically improve asset management in large and complex sites.  This video shows geomatics consultants Charlton Bland and Kevin Ballard scanning and analysing complex visual and radar scan data.

Multiple data sets can be combined to provide intelligence for decision support; predicting collapses before they happen.  

The film shows how this rich 3D mapping can be used in a virtual reality environment for purposes as diverse as staff training or public consultation.  

To learn more about digital engineering or book a visit to the Atkins Digital Incubator, contact Gary Wilson: Gary.Wilson@atkinsglobal.com

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