Understanding Assets: Using software and Augmented Reality to create a 'Digital Twin'[Johannesburg, 14 March 2019] -
The fourth industrial revolution is the merging of the physical world with its digital representations, enabling organisations to adopt and integrate technologies to improve operations, become more productive, as well as grow and innovate at great speed. We are witnessing a period of connected and networked assets that respond to the environment - and can be designed and optimised to make a positive contribution to our climate.
When we partner with clients on new projects, we create a digital version, or 'digital twin', of what we have designed for that client, and of what will ultimately be built or maintained. In every way, it is a complete replica of the built asset. We call it Digitising the estate and it provides a digital profile of existing and real-time asset behaviour that can be used to optimise business performance... [Full Story...]