Virtual reality technology is rapidly developing. In this clip, an operator is able to maneuver a crane to pick up and dump logs using camera-based vision technology from HiVision while sitting in the cab of his truck. But it is easy to consider some of the other tasks on an off-highway job site that could also benefit from the futuristic technology.
James joined the Industrial Vehicle Technology International team in 2017. Previously he was Assistant Editor on an engineering title for several years and has worked for various other trade magazines before that. James is happily married and has a young daughter and son who keep him busy.