Visit to the BP HIVE Friday 17th May at 09:00

A visit to BP’s HIVE – Highly Immersive Virtual Environment on Friday 17th May from 09:00 to 10:30. The visit will go through a number of demos highlighting how the HIVE is used. There may also be time for demos of RFID / Video technology in use within BP. If you are interested in attending this then do get in contact with me as places are limited.

“The Aberdeen HIVE suite contains 3 virtual reality meeting rooms enabling users to experience immersion in full 3D imagery, enhancing decision making and collaboration. Its use spans engineering 3D modelling used for planning maintenance as well as engineering modifications. Reservoir / well modelling.”

Location
Below is a map of where BP is located, as you can see it is situated just before the Marriot Hotel which is located at the roundabout intersecting Victoria Street and Riverview Drive.

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Getting to BP
One can walk from BP to Dyce train station in about 15 mintes, its located about 1 mile away, see the map below.

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You may find it useful to download the First Bus Smartphone Mobile App. You may wish to get the Number 17 or 18 bus out to dyce, see this map of the bus route network. As you can see from this city centre map one can easily commence your journey from just outside Marshall College on Broad Street. See the following link for a far more detailed route map. The following is the timetable for the No 17/18 Bus route.

Event Address
BP Exploration
1 Wellheads Avenue
Dyce
ABERDEEN
AB21 7HG
United Kingdom

Some Photographs from Last Years Visit

BP Dyce Visit Friday 23 March 2012

BP Dyce Visit Friday 23 March 2012