VEGHEL, Netherlands, November 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --
The collaboration will enable Actemium and Axians to deliver the most advanced augmented reality-based solutions and services to customers who operate across a broad range of industries.
Actemium and Axians, both brands of VINCI Energies and leaders in industrial and ICT solutions and services, today announced a new collaboration with Fieldbit, a frontrunner in the field of augmented reality (AR) solutions for field services. Customers will benefit from a more streamlined industrial process, with fewer human errors, greater efficiencies, and ultimately, lower costs.
"We believe that AR and smart glasses are set to play an ever-growing role in the maintenance and operation of complex equipment in industry, as well as for training field service teams," said Peter Derks, Brand Director at Actemium NL. "Working with Fieldbit will enable us to offer best-of-breed technologies to industry 4.0 companies."
As part of the collaboration, Fieldbit will supply Actemium and Axians with a software platform for the development of specialized, customized applications that customers can use for optimizing AR capabilities in manufacturing and field services.
"Fieldbit enables installers and service engineers to make their work more effective and efficient, provides them with direct access to documentation, work instructions and even a live audio and video connection with a colleague or helpdesk operator," says Guido van Dinther, Business Unit Manager at Axians.
"We are excited to collaborate with Actemium and Axians," says Evyatar Meiron, CEO of Fieldbit. "Together we will deliver cutting edge technologies to their customers, enabling them to take a giant leap towards industry 4.0 manufacturing standards. As such, we are proud to be at the vanguard of change and innovation in industry."
Actemium, a key player in the transformation to a smarter industry, is the VINCI Energies brand dedicated to industrial processes. Actemium in the Netherlands is active in the advice on, design, building and maintenance of industrial systems. The network, comprising more than 300 agile business units specialized by market segment, enables a customized approach, presenting multi-technical, multi-site and multi-country solutions. For more information, please visit http://www.actemium.nl.
Axians supports its customers - enterprises, public sector, carriers and service providers - from IT & Infrastructure services to digital transformation.
Axians provides a comprehensive portfolio of solutions: software solutions, cloud-based and managed IT services, data systems and data centres, enterprise networks and digital workspace, telecommunications infrastructures. For more information, please visit http://www.axians.nl.
About VINCI Energies
In a world undergoing constant change, VINCI Energies focuses on connections, performance, energy efficiency and data to fast-track the rollout of new technologies and support two major changes: the digital transformation and the energy transition. With their strong regional roots and agile organisational structure, VINCI Energies' business units boost the reliability, safety and efficiency of energy, transport and communication infrastructure, factories and buildings.
2015: €10 billion revenue // 65,400 employees // 1,600 business units // 51 countries
In the Netherlands: €321 million revenue // >1800 employees // 42 business units
Founded in 2014, Fieldbit is a leading developer of real-time augmented reality collaboration solutions. Its enterprise class, out-of-the-box, hands-free technology enables on-site service engineers to collaborate seamlessly with experts back in the service center, and to receive all the know-how and guidance they need to solve issues quickly and on the first call. The result is increased uptime and productivity for end users and customers. For more information, please visit http://www.fieldbit.net or email [email protected].
SOURCE Actemium, Axians & Fieldbit