Founded in 2017, XYZ Reality developed Engineering-Grade Augmented Reality to tackle some of the most pervasive and costly issues facing the...
‘The Atom’, specifically designed for construction, is said to position 3D models to millimetre accuracy within construction tolerances.
London-based XYZ Reality has launched ‘The Atom’, an Augmented Reality (AR) headset specifically designed for construction.
The Atom combines a safety-certified hardhat, AR displays and the in-built, computing power of HoloSite, XYZ Reality’s ‘engineering-grade’ AR system.
The headset is said to offer millimetre precision for accurately positioning 3D models of holograms on site.
It is designed to be used throughout the construction process: for pre-installation, to inspect the model on-site and identify clashes in advance; during installation, to verify works during setting out and installation; for real-time validation, to view and analyse the latest design changes in context; and for post-installation, to validate, assess and sign-off on works in real-time.
According to the developers, the ‘engineering-grade’ tool makes the entire construction journey safer, smarter and more efficient, reducing waste, de-risking processes and delivering bottom-line benefits for contractor and asset owner alike.
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