Accelerate internationalization！51VR signed a strategic cooperation with Surbana Jurong
On September 5, 2019, 51VR signed a strategic cooperation agreement with Surbana Jurong Group, one of Asia’s largest urban, infrastructure and management services consulting firms, in Singapore. Michael Tang, 51VR Global Sales Director, attended the signing ceremony.
“51VR’s ultimate visualization and real-time simulation capabilities are very suitable for operation and management in smart city construction, cloud rendering technology is also amazing, so that city management can be done anytime, anywhere. It’s great to cooperate with professional companies like 51VR.” SJ Group CEO, Wong Heang Fine said.
“Surbana Jurong is Asia’s largest urban development and infrastructure consulting company. The company is very perceptive of new technologies and open-minded to try new technologies to increase industry efficiency. We are honored to cooperate with this kind of partner to promote the development of the industry in Singapore and even throughout whole Asia with state-of-the-art technologies,” said Michael Tang, 51VR’s Global Sales Director.
In fact, as early as May of this year, 51VR and Surbana Jurong have already started cooperation, and both sides have jointly completed the construction of Singapore’s smart city management system. The system not only performs rapid restoration of large scenes in Singapore, especially high-precision to landmark buildings. By synchronizing real-world data, the system has many functions such as real-time traffic management, equipment management, bridge maintenance, energy-saving scoring, flood simulation, etc.
The system project was highly recognized by SJ Group, and Wong Heang Fine used “Impressive” and “Amazing” to describe our product.
Up to now, 51VR’s 51City OS smart city operating system has been deployed in more than 20 cities including Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen， Chongqing, etc. It covers smart cities, smart parks, and smart buildings, helping Huawei, China Unicom, China Mobile, China Telecom, Alibaba, China Merchants Group, Shanghai Lingang, and other leading enterprises to achieve visual management and simulation operations.
In the future, 51VR will continue to work with Surbana Jurong Group to create a more realistic digital city in Singapore. Through the restoration of urban buildings, roads, traffic, greening and rivers, a more accurate and intelligent multi-functional visual smart city operation platform can break data isolation and improve management efficiency.
Surbana Jurong is one of Asia’s largest urban, infrastructure and management services consulting firms. Leveraging on technology and creativity, Surbana Jurong provides the best-in-class consultancy solutions across the entire value chain of the urbanization and infrastructure domains.
Headquartered in Singapore, the Surbana Jurong Group has a global workforce of more than 16,000 employees in 120 offices across 40 countries in Asia, Australia, the UK, the Middle East, Africa, and the Americas. The Surbana Jurong Group member companies comprise SMEC and Robert Bird Group in Australia, Sino-Sun in China, AETOS, KTP, SAA in Singapore and B+H in Canada.
Nowadays, the construction of global smart cities is in full swing. According to the well-known research institute Juniper Research’s Global Smart City Performance Index, Singapore ranks first among the top 20 smart cities in the world, surpassing London, New York, and Seoul. It is reported that the most striking of Singapore’s smart strategy is the high-precision 3D map in the virtual Singapore platform, which supports important functions such as urban planning, video control, and civil aviation in Singapore.