Augmented reality is transforming infrastructure locate services.
vGIS Utilities video overview
Brief video showcasing a few features of the vGIS Utilities. vGIS Utilities is designed specifically with utilities, municipalities and GIS service providers in mind. The system connects to Esri ArcGIS to seamlessly convert traditional 2D GIS data into powerful, accurate and stable 3D visuals.
vGIS Exploration introduction
Designed specifically for Oil and Gas companies, vGIS Exploration works in conjunction with your existing Esri ArcGIS back-end to display wellbores, frac stages, microseismic events, rock formations, production, etc. in near real-time.
vGIS Lab Videos
Esri GIS data collection with AR
A brief video of GIS data collection done with augmented reality. The data collection functionality is offered as a component of the vGIS Utilities system working in conjunction with the Esri ArcGIS back-end.
Why objects appear misaligned
A short video explaining why some assets displayed in augmented reality appear misaligned.
Why pipes appear to move
A short video explaining why some assets displayed in augmented reality appear to move around.
vGIS distance tracking tests
Lab testing of distance tracking and visual accuracy of vGIS Utilities. The tests are performed by aligning physical objects with virtual, and measuring accuracy of visuals and distance tracking in various environments to optimize the system for real-life field work.
Winter testing of vGIS Utilities
Field performance of vGIS augmented reality on iPhone.
Winter performance testing of vGIS Utilities.
Locating distribution valves with AR
Locating distribution valves with vGIS Utilities running on iPhone 6S.
Locate job – QA checks with vGIS
A real-life locate job validation with vGIS running on iPhone.
Utility locates in winter
Finding utility assets can be an unpleasant task, especially in winter when snow and slush makes it difficult to see anything on the ground. Fortunately, there are tools to make the job easier.
vGIS Utilities v1.0
vGIS Utilities v1.0 running on Microsoft HoloLens.
3D visualization of GPS scans
The demo shows real-life visualization of GPR scans in full 3D with 3cm accuracy on location, allowing the user to walk around visuals as if they were the physical objects.