For the first time, unmanned aerial systems (UAS) and holograms were used in 2016 to help fight wildfires. Flight operators manipulated holographic tactical maps of ScanEagles, helicopters, and firefighters to direct resources to where they were most needed. With Inexa Control software, the Boeing engineers hope to use mixed reality technology to one day control an entire fleet of UAVs for commercial use. Learn more about Boeing Innovations at http://www.boeing.com/innovation/.
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Learn from this 2017 SAIF Corporation video about seven common problem areas around the shop and what you can do to improve safety for you and your employees. Find more safety and health resources at http://saif.com/safetyandhealth.html.
WSDOT will build the state's first Diverging Diamond Interchange (DDI) at Interstate 5 and State Route 510 in Lacey. DDIs are a proven way to move more people and reduce the potential for collisions by reducing conflict points. This project is scheduled to begin in the 2018 construction season.