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

Free VIVE with Every Visionary Render Licence until February 2018

VIRTALIS’ “Back to Work & Get started with VR” promotion, which runs through the end of 2017 and early 2018, offers a free HTC VIVE Business Edition with every purchase of a new Visionary Render Development licence. Virtalis Sales Director, Steve Carpenter, explained: “We are aiming this initiative at those companies starting out on their … Continued

Tritec Marine Uses Virtalis Technology to Develop Ships of the Future

Tritec Marine is Virtalis’ first customer for its new ActiveMove CVR system which integrates a Head-Mounted Display (HMD) to form a small, turnkey VR solution in a box. David Scott, director and general manager explained: “We had been investigating Virtual Reality (VR) for some time, ever since we attended an industry conference on the digital … Continued

VIRTALIS Awarded Contract to provide Virtual Reality Helicopter Training

Virtalis has been awarded the contract to provide two Virtual Reality (VR) simulators to Lockheed Martin in support of the Ascent Joint Venture charged with delivering the UK Military Flying Training System (UKMFTS). The Ascent commercial partnership comprising Lockheed Martin and Babcock, won the UKMFTS contract from the UK’s Ministry of Defence in 2008. Ascent … 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

Edge Hill’s New Tech Hub Will Boast First 4K ActiveCube

Edge Hill University is set to unveil its Virtalis ActiveCube, the first 4k “CAVE” in the UK, on 19th October. The state-of-the-art, multi-walled Virtual Reality (VR) Suite is a key element within the University’s new £13 million Technology Hub. The Tech Hub will be officially opened by entrepreneur and former Chairman, President and CEO of … 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

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

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

LSBU Uses Virtalis Technology To Challenge Tomorrow’s Engineers

A far reaching vision by London South Bank University (LSBU) to get its students learning interactively has led to commission a state-of-the-art Virtual Reality (VR) suite from Virtalis. The £300,000 contract has resulted in the recent installation of both a VR Auditorium and a Head Mounted Display (HMD) Suite, which together enables four avatars to … Continued

HCR Overview

  Helicopter Crew Reality was developed from an earlier voice-marshalling trainer and provides helicopter crew with a VR training environment in