POINTR featured in
Valmet Forward magazine
October 17, 2016. VALMET: “Remote service tools from the future are already here”
POINTR has been featured in Valmet Forward magazine. “It’s easy to see the benefits of this kind of technology”, says Marko Heino, Director of Field Services in Valmet. “Augmented Reality will have a huge impact on how we communicate with our customers. We can respond to service needs faster and ensure the quality of our service is consistent. What’s great is that no extra hardware is needed, just a smartphone, tablet or laptop”. Additionally the article highlights that “Pointr has also been successfully tested on smart glasses” allowing “mill personnel to use both hands while working in difficult conditions as well as improving their skills together with Valmet experts” explains Mika Karaila, Research Program Manager from Valmet Automation R&D.
Valmet is the leading global developer and supplier of technologies, automation and services for pulp, paper and energy industries. Valmet’s vision is to become the global champion in serving its customers. In 2015, Valmet’s net sales were EUR 2.9 billion and Valmet employed 12000 professionals around the world.
Original Article: Remote Service Tools from the Future are already Here (Source: Valmet Forward Magazine 3/2016)