VANDRICO SOLUTIONS INC. is pleased to announce that it has been engaged by Motion Metrics International Corp to integrate their MetricsManager™ system into heads up display technology, such as Google Glass. This project will be a first of its kind for the mining sector and is aimed at improving operational productivity and safety.
Engineers at Vandrico will integrate the MetricsManager™ software platform into heads up display technology to create a realtime equipment management system accessible directly on the device. They will also work with Motion Metrics to ensure continuous support and improvement of the product.
This project is a great advancement for the mining sector and the wearable technologies industry:
1- It introduces new industrial applications for heads up displays, such as Google Glass. This could revolutionize the way industrial companies manage equipment and safety on a worksite.
2- The mining sector has recognized the potential use of wearable technology for increasing efficiency and has been looking for new ways in which they can benefit from them. This project will result in an actionable tool for workers on a mine site.
3- Miners will have the opportunity to access industrial applications systems on wearable devices and be among the first sectors to take part in a growing trend.
For further information on wearable technology, please visit www.vandrico.com/database or contact Gonzalo Tudela.
About Vandrico Inc.
Vandrico Solutions Inc. specializes in research and development of applications for wearable devices. The Company provides solutions to industrial firms that aim at enhancing productivity and safety of their operations. Vandrico is actively developing applications for Google Glass and other wearable devices, focusing on adding value to the industrial sectors.
About Motion Metrics
Motion Metrics International is a leading technology development and commercialization company. Its advanced machine vision and sensor-based solutions use custom-designed hardware and software to address challenging problems in mining.
These monitoring products enhance safety, productivity and connectivity of the customer operations and are currently deployed in more than 50 large surface mines around the globe.
Quotes from Vandrico
“The decision by Motion Metrics to integrate their products into heads up display technology shows us that there is more than just a consumer market for wearables. There is a new opportunity to use wearable technology in the workplace.” – Gonzalo
“Our clients in the mining sector have asked when they will start to see operational benefits from heads up displays. This project is helping that industry get one step closer to that goal.” – Kenny Mackenzie, COO
“We are thrilled to work with Motion Metrics on a project that could help companies save millions of dollars.”– Bayan Bennett, Lead Engineer and Researcher