ExlainMedia specializes in 3D visualisation of complex processes. We have produced a great number of training videos for the process industry, and various promotional videos for companies in this sector.

More than a decade ago, ExplainMedia was the first company to bring 3D capabilities to process simulators on a standard personal computer.

Today, our range of off-the-shelve products varies from 3D add-ons to third party process simulators to stand-alone demonstration units of various parts of a refinery, varying from a valve to entire plants.

ExplainMedia's 3D Refinery

ExplainMedia's 3D Refinery is a series of educational demonstration units ranging from simple modules explaining several types of valves, to more comprehensive modules in which the 3D model is linked to a simulator.

ExplainMedia's 3D Refinery

The user interface of the 3D Refinery software is easy to use. Students will be able to use most modules without any instructions. If needed, an online user manual is available explaining every detail of each module.

For the more complicated modules, classroom activities are included.

Our 3D Refinery software is a independent product. It does not require a third-party simulator.

The system requirements are modest: A Windows operating system (Windows 7 or higher), 4 Gb RAM and a couple of gigabytes of free diskspace will do. The software does not require high end graphics cards or other specialized hardware.

The 3D Refinery can be run in a virtual machine on Mac OS X or Linux.

Our list of 3D Refinery modules is steadily growing. Visit our 3D Refinery website for more information.

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ExplainMedia's Virtual Refinery Add-On

For over a decade, this revolutionary off-the-shelf Virtual Refinery has set the standard for process technology training. ExplainMedia's Virtual Refinery is an add-on that will add 3D capabilities to process simulators.

Operating teams and college students can now explore and run virtual equipment from a PC. Plant equipment and instrumentation are presented in realistic detail.

The minimum system requirements of ExplainMedia's Virtual Refinery add-on (at least Windows 7, 4 Gb RAM) allow for a fast and easy implementation in every organization.

ExplainMedia has extended proven training programs with corresponding 3D rendered virtual environments for the field operator. With this Virtual Refinery Add-On, Outside Operators can navigate through the virtual plant, open and close hand-operated valves, start and stop pumps, and take field readings. These extensions add a new immersive dimension to an operator training program.

Usage of our interactive environments has also proven to be a great tool for colleges including for recruiting new students. The game-like setting makes process technology accessible and engaging.

For more information, please visit our website dedicated to the Virtual Refinery Add-On.

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