RescueSim used during large scale incident exercise in the Thomassentunnel in Rozenburg
A large scale real-life emergency response exercise was held in the Thomassentunnel in Rozenburg from Thursday June 7th, 21.00h until Friday morning 05.00h. RescueSim was used for assistance and visualisation by the first responders and tunnel authorities during this exercise. . The scenario began with an unfortunate accident in the tunnel. Shortly after, a truck noticing traffic too late to react, crashed in the tunnel making another 3 cars crash onto the truck.
The goal of this exercise for all emergency services, was to successfully and correctly solve this chaos whilst taking note of all safety requirements and correct procedures. RescueSim was used for the visualization and simulation of the tunnel incident during the exercise. The full article (in Dutch), including pictures can be found at www.blikopnieuws.nl and www.flashphoto.nl
02-12-2013 | RescueSim, an incident management simulator for the Loire region
Newspaper Le Progres published an article (French) with Jean-Pierre Roger of Atrisc about the French Fire & Rescue Services of regions the Loire, Saône-et-Loire, Drôme and l'Ardèche all using RescueSim for Incident Management Training.
19-11-2013 | Delft Dynamics showcasing UAV training simulator at 25th NIDV Symposium
Delft Dynamics, specialised in unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) systems will showcase their virtual training system for UAV operators at the 25th NIDV Symposium in Rotterdam - stand 2.208. This Universal Simulation Platform for Unmanned Systems (USPvOS) allows groundstations from unmanned systems to be linked directly to RescueSim using High Level Architecture (HLA). It is used for virtual training of UAV operators.
12-11-2013 | Peter Stanley Training selects RescueSim for UK Fire Services and Airports
Highly regarded British Fire and Rescue training provider Peter Stanley Training will use RescueSim to provide virtual incident response training for its customers in the UK. Peter Stanley Training is an accredited training provider to 36 Fire and Rescue Services in the UK as well as seven major UK airport rescue firefighting services.