08-04-2013 | RescueSim shows new HLA capability in joint UAV training simulation
At the Kooy Symposium 2013, Delft Dynamics, specialised in building unmanned helicopters, presented their Universal Simulation Platform for Unmanned Systems (USPvOS). Using this platform, groundstations from unmanned systems can be linked directly to RescueSim using High Level Architecture (HLA), thereby allowing virtual training of unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) operators.
25-03-2013 | RescueSim featured at the "Day of the Safety Region" and "Virtual Fires Kongress"
VSTEP and its partners will be demonstrating the best practices and added training of RescueSim at the upcoming "Day of the Safety Region" in The Hague and at the Virtual Fires Kongress in Sankt Georgen, Germany.
11-03-2013 | New video: RescueSim User Testimonial by the West Sussex Fire & Rescue Service
Watch Managers Steve Hayes and David Hyde of the West Sussex Fire & Rescue Service talk about training with RescueSim. RescueSim is currently being used by the West Sussex Fire & Rescue Service at their Incident Command Training Center in Crawley.
06-03-2013 | Caribbean Maritime Institute orders VSTEP simulators for its high tech Simulation Centre
The Caribbean Maritime Institute has ordered multiple VSTEP simulators for its new high tech simulation centre at the campus in Kingston, Jamaica. VSTEP will deliver all simulator solutions, including a NAUTIS Full Mission Bridge Simulator and a Class C Engine Room Simulator. The facility will also include VSTEP RescueSim virtual incident management simulators for realistic training of maritime incidents.
07-02-2013 | KrisRisk using RescueSim for incident response training of Swedish emergency services and safety professionals
Swedish training and solutions provider KrisRisk is the latest customer to be using the RescueSim virtual training platform. KrisRisk is using RescueSim to provide advanced incident management training to emergency services and safety professionals in the region.
05-12-2012 | VSTEP signs MOU with CAE for simulation projects worldwide
Dutch simulation company VSTEP has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with CAE to solidify their intention to work together on simulation projects worldwide.
04-12-2012 | City of The Hague uses RescueSim for tunnel operator training
For its compulsory yearly training, the department for Roads & Tunnels of The Hague has organized three large scale tunnel incident exercises using the RescueSim virtual incident management simulator developed by VSTEP. Goal is to train tunnel operators for specific tunnel emergency response procedures and improve communication with the emergency services.
24-10-2012 | Dutch Railways use RescueSim simulator for tunnel incident and evacuation training
VSTEP’s virtual incident training simulator RescueSim is currently used by the Dutch Railways (NS) to train its personnel in tunnel evacuation procedures and railway incident management. The goal is to train all 6000 train drivers and conductors of the Dutch Railways during a one year period.
08-10-2012 | Technical University Varna opens state of the art NAUTIS & RescueSim Simulation Center
The Technical University of Varna, Bulgaria officially opened its new state of the art simulation training center during a high profile opening ceremony at the university premises. The center incorporates multiple VSTEP NAUTIS and RescueSim simulators and will be used for both maritime and incident management education and training in the Black Sea region.
05-10-2012 | Schiphol Airport and VSTEP win “ICT project of the year” award for RescueSim Schiphol Airport Project
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and VSTEP have been awarded the “ICT-project of the year” award for their RescueSim Virtual Airport Incident Management simulator during the 7th Computable Awards Show.