360° Virtual Tours
360° Virtual Tours or 360 Tours consist of several 360° panoramic photos combined properly and appropriate tools such as links, lists, or drawings to explore them.
Modern devices of 360° photography and new software capabilities have given special and novel uses to virtual tours in the construction industry, especially in projects. Virtual tours make it possible to comprehensively observe project status and its progress, and hence are a proper tool for project management and control.
Uses of Virtual Tours
Visit of spectacular sights, offices, firms, and factories
Asset management (using virtual tours linked to SharePoint and database)
Project progress documentation, visual review of project progress, virtual visit (combination of 3D models and 360° photos for comparison)
Education and training, usable in different departments including HSE