2004: Case study: Fincantieri S.p.a. Trieste
The Fincantieri S.p.a., the famous Italian marine industry, is designing
an holiday cruiser with innovative solutions especially with respect to the
Basic Designing department employed the virtual reality to check some stages of
the design and to explain the innovative ideas of the
Arsenal, starting from 2D files provided by Fincantieri, realized the 3D
model with Rhinoceros, then it took care of the aesthetic aspect with
Lightwave3D and then imported it in OpenSceneGraph for the stereoscopic
visualization through active polarized goggles by Stereographics.
different visualization sessions, in which those responsible for the planning
were present, many changes have been made because of relevant facts emerged while navigating in real time in the
model through the free selection of points of view.
the project was strengthen, a DVD video to be included in proposals
to shipowners was realized with the walk-through inside the cruiser