Virtalis Refresh for Zuse Institute, Berlin

When the Zuse Institute’s decade old Virtual Reality (VR) suite, the Studio da Vinci, was ready for an upgrade, it was to VR specialist company, Virtalis, that the academics turned. Zuse Institute’s 10 metre, curved screen with conical geometry presented a challenge, as it is effectively divided into three separate sections, each requiring two new … Continued

Ron Dearing UTC Invests in Virtalis VR

Less than a term old, the Ron Dearing University Technical College (UTC) in Hull has just invested in a range of VR technology from Virtalis. Vice-Principal, Steve Willacy commented: “VR is a key technology for us and these systems have been paid for by Green Port Hull – our regional growth fund.  The fund works … Continued

VR Radiotherapy Teaching at The University of Applied Sciences, Vienna

A combination of a Virtalis ActiveWall and Virtual Environment Radiotherapy Training (VERT) software is enabling radiotherapy treatments to be taught using VR technology, completely eliminating both time pressure and danger to patients. Already in use at leading teaching hospitals across the world, most especially in the UK, the latest institution to take delivery of a … Continued

VR Cuts Design Time at GE Power

GE POWER invested in VR technology and soon found it yielded substantial dividends. In 2013, Virtalis installed an ActiveWall 3D/VR display system at GE’s Baden site, and the team there is now also running Virtalis Visionary Render software. GE Power Technical Product Manager, Deepu Sebastian, said: “In the design of new power plant projects, we … Continued

Virtalis Creates Emergency Medicine ActiveCurve at University of Duisburg-Essen

Virtalis has designed and installed a 270o ActiveCurve, based on six LED single chip projectors to help in the teaching of Emergency Medicine at the University of Duisburg-Essen.  This non-stereo ActiveCurve fosters an enormous sense of immersion as it displays images at a real-life 1:1 scale and wraps round the users. Andreas Fidrich, the tutor … Continued

Virtalis Partners With The University Of Liverpool

Virtalis has partnered with the Virtual Engineering Centre, (VEC) the University of Liverpool’s digital innovation centre in London to create a 4k ActiveWall and adjacent ActiveDesk facility within the University’s Finsbury Square campus. “Our links to the University of Liverpool, both within its Engineering Department and through the Virtual Engineering Centre (VEC) at Daresbury, stretch … Continued

Sheffield University’s Diamond Features a Virtalis VR Suite

The University of Sheffield’s state-of-the-art £81 million Diamond building which features 19 specialist engineering labs for teaching, has recently taken delivery of Virtalis Virtual Reality (VR) systems and software. In addition, Virtalis has become a technological partner of the University in the rapidly changing world of VR. “We’ve had queues out of the door at … Continued

Luleå University Of Technology Invests In Virtalis VR Technology

With 90% of the iron ore in Europe contained within Northern Sweden, it’s not surprising the Luleå University of Technology is a hub of mining and geological expertise. With links to institutions around the globe, including Canada, Australia and the UK, the Luleå team had had plenty of opportunities to assess, not only the different … Continued

Siemens UK Deploys Virtalis Technology for Digital Factory

Siemens UK has installed Virtalis Virtual Reality (VR) systems and software in its Congleton factory as part of its drive towards the Digital Factory. Carl German, a Siemens’ transformation manager, explained: “Our VR has been a game-changer for us and how we work. It’s no exaggeration to say it has changed the way we think … Continued

GDP Architects Get a Different Perspective With Virtalis Technology

Leading Malaysian architectural firm, GDP Architects (GDP), have just invested in a Virtalis ActiveWall and Visionary Render software. The decision to deploy Virtual Reality (VR) technology came from GDP’s CEO, Kamil Merican. He said: “GDP is the first architectural firm in Malaysia to use this virtual reality facility. VR was a natural progression for us, … Continued

Virtalis Provides More Collaborative VR Technology To CNH Industrial

For more than a decade, CNH Industrial has been active in real time collaborative Virtual Reality (VR), working in partnership with Virtalis.  Now, with the advent of 4k projectors and software capable of higher quality rendering, the global capital goods company has begun upgrading its Virtalis ActiveWalls. “Our Virtual Reality rooms are where all new … Continued