"We wanted to implement a solution that would make individual differences in skill levels no obstacle to executing operations in a fast, safe and controlled manner."
Yasuo Aoi Lake Biwa Development Integrated, Operation & Maintenance Office, Incorporated Administrative Agency Japan Water Agency
Lake Biwa is the largest freshwater lake in Japan. It provides a source of water for 14 million people in the Shiga region, and is home to more than 1,000 species of plants and animals. The lake is managed by the Lake Biwa Development Integrated Operation & Maintenance Office, a subsidiary of Japan Water Agency.
Lake Biwa Development Integrated Operation & Maintenance Office needed a digital solution to maximize effectiveness of remote resources during emergency flooding by delivering clear instructions and access to off-site expertise.
Built on a Fujitsu IoT Solution UBIQUITOUSWARE platform, a Head Mounted Display (HMD) was developed for local staff, featuring an easy to read screen, location specific information, and the capability to connect wearers with experienced personnel in real-time.
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