October 22, 2020

Metro Trains Melbourne new train familiarisation app

With new High Capacity Metro Trains (HCMT) being introduced by the Government of Victoria, the operator, Metro Trains Melbourne, wanted an innovative way of introducing the […]
October 8, 2020
GSMR Scenarios

Improving procedural driver training

Making best use of classroom or cab simulator time is a constant challenge for trainers within the rail industry.  The essentials for procedural driver training may […]
August 13, 2020

The building blocks for ‘new normal’ rail training

Social distancing and reduced access to rail training facilities has required imaginative solutions to keep training delivery going over the past few months, and it looks […]
May 27, 2020

Driver Training and Social Distancing

The Covid-19 pandemic has been an unprecedented shock to industries across the world. The UK rail industry has been significantly hit with revenues dropping by an estimated 95%. […]
September 27, 2018

3DVSL’s Train Driver Scenario App: Revolutionises Simulation Learning and Competence Management

In a recent interview with Andrew Taylor, Driver Training Policy Manager at Great Western Railway (GWR), Andrew discusses how the new Class 387 Tablet Simulator app […]
June 20, 2017

Rail Training Design for GWR

Rail Training Design: Our lightbulb moment For rail training design, the saying goes that ‘practice makes perfect’. Now I don’t wish to be pedantic but this […]
May 5, 2017

Mobile simulator for Hitachi’s Class 800

3DVSL bring Hitachi’s new Class 800 to life through mobile simulator and virtual reality 3DVSL launched their new interactive mobile simulator for Hitachi’s Class 800 at […]
May 5, 2017

Mobile simulation in the rail industry

Mobile Simulation – A giant leap for rail training The days of crude avatars in cartoon environments for rail training are over (unless of course you […]