VIRTUAL REALITY: REMOTE CARGO SHIP SURVEYS
A virtual reality application for the HTC Vive. This project for DNV GL uses VR and piloted drones, allowing engineers to perform safe and efficient remote surveys of cargo ships.
Product /service - Virtual reality application, enabling engineers to carry out remote safety inspections of cargo ship and tanker hulls with improved safety and efficiency
Project - Deliver 'proof of concept' prototype for the HTC Vive, showing that VR has practical applications in the maritime engineering world
Duration - 3 months
Team - Interaction designer, VR developer, UI developer, product owner, domain expert users.
Activities - User research, scope and opportunity mapping, storyboarding, concept visuals, story mapping, UI and interaction design for VR, 2D and 3D UI asset creation, user testing
Deliverables - Working VR prototype application, live demo, user testing results, roadmap for future development
Outcome - Senior stakeholders persuaded to invest in future development, key 'showcase' project for DNV GL