According to IDC, by 2020, 25 percent of field-service techs will use augmented reality. The oil and gas sector is one of the industries most prime for this disruption.
With Skylight AR platform on smart glasses, oilfield workers gain access to the right information at the right time to make better, and more proactive decisions, improving productivity and achieving greater safety while reducing costs. Field technicians can digitally receive guided work instructions, checklists, and sensor data to ensure every job is done right the first time.
Common use cases for oil and gas augmented reality
Remote expert guidance
Share subject matter expertise remotely via two-way audio and video to help field technicians reduce lead times during critical moments
Training & knowledge transfer
Access standard operating and repair procedures directly from asset management systems and call-in experienced technicians to walk workers through complex tasks and issue resolution
Maintenance and repair
Get hands-free access to service instructions for specialized equipment such as jacking systems, hoists, drills, gearboxes and more
Use smart glasses to perform inspections faster by eliminating the need to switch between the job and paper-based information or tablets
With Skylight Live, our remote collaboration capability in Skylight, workers can stream live video and audio from their AR devices to colleagues who receive a first-person perspective of the work at-hand. Key features:
- Document sharing
- HD audio & video
- Remote zoom
- Remote snapshots