The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) has published their annual An Analysis of the Operational Costs of Trucking report. The report provides accurate and actionable insights into operational costs in the for-hire trucking industry and its public and private sector partners. Using real world data from motor carriers, owner operators
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics there are over 275,000 diesel technician and mechanic jobs in the United States. This includes those that inspect, repair and overhaul trucks, buses or other vehicles that have a diesel engine. These technicians and mechanics may have attended a technical school or learned
Obtaining and optimizing models for augmented reality is for most firms, an unfamiliar and potentially confusing process. 3D models, while not necessary for augmented reality training (see article), can be an effective way to convey certain information or train subjective decision making. This short paper provides an overview of the
Design Interactive (Inc) is proud to announce we are officially part of Microsoft’s Mixed Reality Partner Program (MRRP). DI has been delivering heads up, augmented reality software for years to industrial customers in manufacturing and transportation. With the success of our flagship product XRMentor™, joining the MRPP will provide access to services that support both sales and development that will add value to our customers.
Design Interactive’s XRMentor™ was selected as one of 20 participants in the EPRI Incubatenergy Labs program. DI’s host utility, Con Edison has been training on XRMentor™’s instructor led training feature ClassroomXR™ and the content creation tool and is planning to run a field test of the technology in Manhattan
With remote workplaces steadily becoming the new normal in 2021, companies are continuously looking for ways to improve their existing virtual training and development process. However for most companies they rarely if ever seek out augmented reality training software solutions due to common myths surrounding that type of technology. In
XRMentor™’s newest feature eliminates the need for expert software developers and expensive hardware expenditures to create spatialized augmented reality procedures and training modules
A rapidly aging workforce coupled with a global pandemic has create a tremendous skills gap. The demand for a safe work environment has created a challenge for businesses that already struggle to attract millennial workers.
Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality are finally here! Check out XRMentor™s guide to understanding augmented and virtual reality for maintenance and repair.
Overcoming barriers to technology is one reason why companies avoid new technology. With pilot programs you can assess the tech prior to implementation.