Ferrovial is committed to bringing the metaverse into the world of infrastructure. So Infraverse is bornA pioneering initiative for the sector with which Ferrovial aims to improve efficiency, increase the safety of its employees or improve its environmental impact.
Infraverse is a leader in incorporating the world’s technologies Gambling Thanks to Microsoft or Unity, that’s done partners Spanish company in this project. In fact, Ferrovial explains that he has used the techniques of like video games call of duty You minecraft,
“Creation of immersive environments that link the real and virtual environments, allowing for interaction between the two and are directly useful in the company’s day-to-day business. This interaction provides great flexibility in the design, management and operation of assets.” and also improves the safety of workers and users”, summarizes Rafael Fernandez, Director of Innovation at Ferrovial.
And why does Ferovial want to use the metaverse? The company emphasizes that its new position will allow, for example, Connect teams from different parts of the world And ask them to work at the same time as if they were in the same room. In this way, trips will be reduced to, for example, review work design.
Infraverse is also a forerunner of self-driving cars. “It can detect accidents before they happen and warn cars,” he explains.
How does Underverse work? The company claims that its metaverse has various practical applications. are to start Immersive Collaborative Environment: 360 rooms made up of 4 screens where various activities can be carried out. You can build infrastructure like a road and test it before bringing it to life.
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On the other hand, these same rooms serve to connect teams that are in different cities. Screens from both teams are interconnected, so they can work on them as if they were together, regardless of distance. These cubes are currently installed in Madrid and London, as they are not yet as complete in Austin as they are under development in Spain and Australia.
In addition, the company is working so that this development reaches construction sites and shipping containers with a 180-degree view.
there is another application assorted glasses Which they use, for example, in Remote Assistance. In practice, a Chilean technician can put on the glasses and, through the teams, connect with a Madrid specialist who will give him real-time instructions on how to solve a problem.
In the end, they’ll also use virtual reality glasses Among other things, to control the safety of employees. As if it were a game, employees take safety courses at Infraverse to experience for themselves the problems that can arise on a construction site and the dangers they can pose in the real world.
All of this technology, grouped in Infraverse, can be used by both Ferovial customers and employees. In fact, there has been a queue at the Madrid headquarters since its opening to access these rooms and experiment with these technologies.