How Kane Used VR to Build MEP Systems Five Stories Underground

Posted by Raj Dayal on Jul 14, 2022

Based in Northern Ireland, Kane, is a leading mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) contractor that specializes in public health, prefabrication and fit-out projects. Kane delivers projects within the residential, hospitality, education, commercial and healthcare sectors.UsingProspect by IrisVR,Kane coordinated and visualized one of their most unique projects—Claridge’s Hotel, London. The team completed a full MEP installation including design and prefabrication of a £12 million energy center 5 floors below ground level.

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Learn How a Specialty Engineering Firm Uses VR For Collaboration

Posted by Raj Dayal on Jul 11, 2022

Schnabel Engineering, Glen Allen, VA, is a specialty civil engineering consultant that specializes in geotechnical, dams and levees, and tunnel engineering services. This $90M+/year firm focuses on using technology in innovative ways to increase efficiency, reduce risk, and enhance the client experience.

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IrisVR Joins Autodesk

Posted by IrisVR on Mar 24, 2022

We are thrilled to announce that IrisVR is joining forces with Autodesk. It wasn’t that long ago that IrisVR joined The Wild, united by a shared vision of providing immersive collaboration tools to the architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) industry to drive efficiency and deliver value to our users.

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Human-Centered Design: How to Empower Stakeholders with VR Pre-Occupancy Evaluations

Posted by Sam Al-Mutawa on Mar 22, 2022

This is the fourth and final post in a series about tech-enabled pre-occupancy evaluations, which are opening up a new world of possibilities for AEC. To read more from this series, see our previous 3 posts on how pre-occupancy evaluations can drive higher quality project delivery, reduce waste and rework, and take internal design processes to the next level.

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Topics: VR collaboration, human-centered design

Oculus for Business is evolving into Quest for Business

Posted by Clay Walsh on Oct 28, 2021


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How BIM Teams Can Unlock Full-Lifecycle Coordination with Prospect’s VR Issue Tracking

Posted by Austin Baker on Aug 26, 2021


Costly Coordination Errors Demand a Digital Transformation

On average, construction job site errors waste $1 trillion each year. Trying to interpret final 2D construction documents on site of increasingly complex  Revit or Navisworks models leads to an abundance of errors, costly rework, and delays.

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How BRC Used VR to Design a New Exhibit for Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation

Posted by Jennifer Soulagnet on Aug 16, 2021

“Within five minutes [of using VR], we caught what could have been a $20K error.”

-Edward Hodge, Creative Director, BRC


When Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation tapped BRC Imagination Arts to create an emotional centerpiece experience for their newest exhibition, Driven to Win: Racing in America presented by General Motors, the central challenge was delivering on a short, nine-month timeline. Using Prospect by IrisVR, the BRC team was not only able to streamline its design and review process, but also design key aspects of the custom-built theater, like the emotional look and feel and the ergonomics of the space. VR was a crucial tool that helped BRC craft an immersive brand experience on a very tight turnaround.

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IrisVR Joins The Wild!

Posted by Shane Scranton on Feb 24, 2021
We are thrilled to announce that IrisVR has joined forces with The Wild, an immersive remote collaboration platform for architecture, design, and enterprise teams. Our companies will be stronger together, enabling us to build new 3D integrations and broaden our ecosystem of supported XR hardware.
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Upgrade Internal Design Processes with Pre-Occupancy Evaluations in VR

Posted by Sam Al-Mutawa on Dec 22, 2020

This is the third post in a series about tech-enabled pre-occupancy evaluations, opening up a new world of possibilities for AEC. To read more from this series, see our post on how VR-Enabled pre-occupancy evaluations drive higher quality project delivery and reduce waste and rework

Effective Internal Collaboration is Critical to Lean Construction

With narrow margins, competitive bidding processes, rising environmental and sustainability concerns, and corporate accountability now on center stage, lean construction practices have become downright necessary. Efficient communication and coordination help projects stay on time and on budget - but, in the AEC industry, where some parties are more resistant to change, minimizing barriers is important. 

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Autodesk University 2020: Project Delivery Methods with Marin Pastar

Posted by Lauren Weatherall on Dec 10, 2020


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