Augmented reality (AR) technology has come a long way in the past decade, and Light Guide Systems has been evolving along with it. But today’s most complex and sophisticated AR technologies only make up the first few drops of what’s shaping up to be a downpour of innovation in the near future. Enterprise AR, in particular, comprises a large segment of the AR market, and promises significant growth.
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As the global leader in augmented reality manufacturing technology, OPS Solutions frequently visits the world’s biggest industry conferences and trade shows to show companies the cost-cutting capabilities and profit-producing power our products provide.
One year ago, we announced the formation of our European headquarters, located in the heart of the Czech Republic. The move provided a convenient launch point to expand business partnerships and more readily offer sales, setup and maintenance of Light Guide Systems throughout Europe and Africa.
As one of the fastest growing enterprise AR companies, we have taken root not just in the United States, but in other regions of the world where manufacturing is strong.
After a successful MEDC-sponsored trade mission to China in July 2017, we knew our company had to take advantage of the opportunity again this year. With several different regions to choose from globally, we ultimately landed on India–one of the world’s fastest growing economies, and a country from which we receive a high level of interest in Light Guide Systems.
At OPS Solutions, we’re always looking to align with think tanks and innovation hubs that share our mission of helping manufacturers of all shapes and sizes improve their processes and compete more effectively in today’s industry 4.0-driven marketplace.
Here at OPS Solutions, we’re constantly thinking about new ways of using augmented reality to overcome complex operational challenges.
In working with world-class manufacturers across a wide variety of industries, each member of our team has had the opportunity to work on rewarding projects that have made a profound impact on our company and clients.
In this post, they recall some of their shining moments and share case study-worthy examples of how we’re using practical AR technology to drive innovation in manufacturing facilities around the world.
We are living in a society with more moving parts and pieces than ever before. Not only is there more variation in those individual products; there is more customization. From car doors to knee replacement hardware, nearly every product can be customized.
Today’s rapidly changing technological landscape is having a profound impact on traditional manufacturing processes.
As a company that’s leading the augmented reality (AR) revolution in manufacturing, we’re making factory floors smarter, safer and more efficient
By utilizing AR technology in powerful new ways, we’ve been able to improve the way work instructions are delivered (and received). This breakthrough has allowed us to crack the code for creating standardized, replicable and error-free manufacturing operations.
Our company began with a spark of innovation and an inventive spirit that continues to thrive within our culture today. Our team is what drives that spirit, and in turn, our company, forward. This is a particularly exciting time for our company, as our continued growth has allowed us to expand our team even further. In a few short months, we’ve welcomed several new team members, including our first hires at our new European HQ in the Czech Republic.
Our team is continually identifying new ways our practical AR technology can be used to solve common manufacturing challenges, including the ability to improve part kitting processes for increased accuracy, efficiency and quality.
While every step within a manufacturing sequence is critically important, ensuring operators have the right parts—at the right time—is foundational to ensuring every other step in the process can be completed seamlessly.