Virtual Reality Solutions for Power Generation
A New Standard to Train, Design, Plan and Manage

Whether performing actions on complex equipment, enhancing worker knowledge, designing a new nuclear power plant, or planning plant outages, Imagine 4D’s innovative  VR visualization solutions provide a safe, efficient and highly realistic virtual world to get it done efficiently.

Discover Imagine 4D’s innovative 3D visualization solutions designed for the power generation industry:

Station IX™: The Multimmersive Experience™

Accurate 3D VR Immersion for the Power Industry

Station IX™ uses Imagine 4D’s proprietary technology, Reflected Reality™, to offer the most realistic and fully immersive display technology available today. Designed to ensure effortless collaboration and interactivity, Station IX™ allows groups of users to view large, high-value 3D assets in a headset-free and hyper-realistic virtual environment.

  • Immersive power plant walkthroughs
  • Plan and optimize outages and Major Component Replacement (MCR) projects
  • Conceptualize and design new plants
  • Security operations centers
  • Command centers
  • Decommissioning end-of-life power plants
  • High impact visitor centers/stakeholder engagement
  • Deep geologic repository planning
  • Digital Twin power plant visualizations
  • Easily view and interact with complex equipment with immersive virtual reality solutions
  • Train and enhance worker knowledge
  • Enhance team interactions in a highly collaborative 3D virtual environment
  • Save time and familiarize your team with large facilities/terrains by performing immersive virtual plant walkthroughs
  • Easily perform actions on and rapidly troubleshoot complex equipment in a safe environment
  • Increase safety and save money
  • Comprehensive nuclear power plant facility monitoring
  • Reflected Reality™: Imagine 4D’s proprietary curved mirror technology, Reflected Reality™ (RR), creates a realistic sense of depth, true immersion and 3D visualization without the need for headwear of any kind.
  • Collaborative: Station IX™ is a team-friendly, headset-free environment, allowing multiple users to easily interact with each and collaboratively manipulate projects in real-time.
  • Highly Efficient: Station IX™ eliminates eye fatigue, dizziness, costly miscommunications and other shortcomings of virtual reality headgear technology. Users can spend extended amounts of time inside the 3D environment designed to ensure effortless collaboration and interactivity.
  • Versatile: Designed as an open architecture, Station IX™ comes with a full-featured SDK combined with plug-and-play support for any leading game engine and image generator 3D content.
  • Minimal Maintenance / Updating: 30-year service life with minimal maintenance.

Technical Highlights

  • Three sizes and three unique styles to choose from
  • Supports up to 15 users
  • Up to 315 degrees horizontal field-of-view
  • 17,920 X 1,600 (near-retinal resolution)
  • 7-channel surround sound

Rent or Buy

Station IX™ can be leased or purchased. From project development to delivery, to training, to customer support, the Imagine 4D team is with you every step of the way. Contact us to learn more about our leasing and purchasing options.

As an Imagine 4D client, an important step will be converting your 3D content to be displayed inside our multimmersive environment, Station IX™ (e.g. your CAD files, 3D models, Building Information Modeling (BIM) content, etc.). To help our customers with integrating their content, we have developed software development kits (SDKs) with plug-and-play support.

If you don’t already have 3D content, our team of strategic content partners can help create the 3D world for you and help you access your organization’s full potential.

Either way, we’re with you every step of the way. You’ll be sure to be mesmerized when you see your 3D assets inside Station IX™.

Contact us to learn more about our 3D content integration solutions.

Impactful Digital Twin Capabilities

for the Power Industry

Along with our team of strategic and trusted partners, Imagine 4D creates full 3D models and virtual companions of advanced nuclear reactors and entire power plant sites. Imagine 4D’s Digital Twin solutions enable improved project planning and plant designing, offer dynamic training solutions, as well as improved power plant familiarization, time management and employee safety.

Imagine 4D’s Digital Twin solutions aim to empower users to visualize, maintain, control, analyze large 3D assets, and enhance collaboration and innovation within the power generation market.

Design Support

  • Platform for power plant design optimization and design revisions
  • Demonstrate the safety of power plants
  • Catch design drawings error

Operational Effectiveness

  • Platform to improve employee training and safety
  • Improved work planning and job briefs
  • More effective power plant familiarization
  • Reduce time for plant walk downs & locating equipment, determining most efficient travel paths & reducing dose exposure
  • Better understanding of equipment line-ups to support troubleshooting and maintenance activities
  • Easy navigation via key plans to any place in the nuclear power plant
  • Virtual immersive plant walkthroughs (freely & confined to physical paths)
  • First person and avatar interaction with 3D content
  • Multiple operator avatars simultaneously with freedom of movement
  • Ability to walk, run, climb (e.g. stairs, ladders), and crouch (e.g. confined spaces)
  • Free flight/teleportation (for instructors, fast familiarization, etc.)
  • Glass Models: Look inside equipment and systems
  • Virtual radiation detection
  • Training Modes: Familiarization, Mentoring, Free Play and Examination
  • Bidirectional link to electronic power plant drawings
  • Virtual Plant link to Operator Training Simulator for bidirectional interactivity
  • Integrate other plant tools (BIM, scheduling, etc.) with our Digital Twins
  • Combine 3D models, point cloud data and  high-resolution photos to create a hyper-realistic Digital Twins
  • Output the Digital Twin to a visualization device of the customer’s choice
  • Create an immersive 3D experience and gain a deeper understanding of large or complex assets

How to Experience Multimmersion™

Visit our immersive showrooms located in Montreal, QC and Orlando, FL.
Keep up-to-date with the latest events and tradeshows where Imagine 4D will be exhibiting.

Get in Touch

Imagine 4D is based in Montreal, Quebec (Canada).

We’d love to have you stop by to experience Station IX™ and our Digital Twin solutions in person.  Contact us to book your personalized demonstration. We look forward to hearing from you.