VR offers a virtual blast for new miners
Underground training goes virtual for safe blasting practice Metal Tech News Weekly Edition – June 10, 2020
Last updated 7/10/2022 at 2:37pm
Global mining company Anglo American is harnessing the virtual reality and motion capture expertise of STS3D and Vicon Motion Systems to create a state-of-the-art virtual environment to safely train mining initiates on the accurate use of explosives for underground development.
Anglo first set out to solve a truly difficult question: how can one appropriately and safely train recruits to blow t...