29, August, 2017 RGU brings virtual reality to Offshore Europe 2017
Visitors to Offshore Europe in September will be able to transport themselves to a virtual reality (VR) drilling rig, thanks to the latest technology being offered at Robert Gordon University (RGU).
Access to advanced technology, expertise on hand
Test-run your future projects; assess your inventions, explore your data and use our assets to benefit your employees. Our facilities are ranked in the UK’s top three
(The Times Higher Education UK Student Experience Survey 2016)
Testing for business
The advanced technologies used in our research is available for your commercial use. We’ll help you test your ideas – from proof of concept to technical feasibility - helping you save money and improve results.
A risk-free environment to practice critical operations using our decommissioning, drilling and wells simulators.
Facilities enable microscopy, spectroscopy, laser and plasma technology, liquid and gas chromatography and X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy among others, plus a 3D/4D imaging lab for reverse engineering design.
A ‘Slice of Ocean’ wave tank allowing research on wave power technology in harsh environments, plus tank facilities for ROV testing
For multimedia video production. Total floor area 58 square metres with infinity wall on three faces. Includes a motion capture system and remotely operated jib system
Digital fabrication studio where laser cutting and rapid prototyping using digital tools and design software can make ideas become reality.
A fully functional air-gapped Cyber Security Lab which houses specialised hardware/software dedicated to the teaching of security related modules.
Facilities for business
Your business and its employees can benefit from RGU’s investment in facilities geared for the challenges of tomorrow:
RGU:Wellness offers a suite of specialist services to support the health and wellbeing agendas of clients in all sectors.
RGU SPORT boasts modern world class sporting facilities.
RGU has an extensive range of event facilities.
To investigate using any of these facilities and be supported by our experts in your field, contact us.
Contact us to learn more about how you can access Robert Gordon University’s expertise.