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The DROPS Metaverse is an initiative by the DROPS (Dropped Object Prevention Scheme) Asia Chapter to create a forward-looking learning and collaboration platform in Virtual Reality.

Using a VR headset, windows or mac, you can enter a multiplayer 3D environment which has been curated for you to learn all about dropped object hazard prevention. Using a customized avatar, you will be able to navigate various scenarios to experience the impact of dropped objects, identify potential hazards, and learn about the various best practices for prevention. During our regular events, you can use the same avatar to meet with industry professionals just as if you were at a trade show.

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DROPS Metaverse Apps

For the best experience, download the DROPS Metaverse on the Oculus Quest 1 and Meta Quest 2. Don’t have VR device yet? Explore the environments on your Windows or MAC computer.

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Upcoming Events



June 12 @ 2:0015:00 UTC+8

The DROPS Asia Committee meets on a bi-monthly basis and serves as a network to stimulate cross company collaboration around the subject of dropped ob […]

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February 9, 2023


14:00 - 17:00 UTC+8
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Hands on with the DROPS Metaverse

February 9, 2023 @ 14:00 - 17:00 UTC+8

The upcoming face-to-face workshop, you will have the opportunity to experience the DROPS Metaverse using Virtual Reality Technology.

We have recently completed the first Face-to-Face classroom DROPS Workshop with VR Headsets as part of a Shell Assist and Assure Training in Malaysia. The content which has been jointly developed is now available for the wider industry. We have sufficient content to deliver a 2-4 hour workshop covering topics like: Reliable Securing, Cargo Inspection, DROPS (Derrick) Inspections, Tools at Height, DROPS Calculator, Red Zone Management and Human Factors.

By attending this workshop, you will learn

  • An overview of DROPS and resources available
  • The latest developments in Virtual Reality and the Metaverse
  • How to get started with the DROPS Metaverse
  • Some features including
  • DROPS Metaverse as learning aid for classroom training
  • Remote guided training
  • Self paced training
  • Interactive learning from incidents
  • Virtual HSE events & Teambuilding
  • Virtual product exhibitions
  • Networking opportunities

All participants will be able to experience the DROPS Metaverse for themselves using a virtual reality headset.

The workshop is facilitated by the DROPS Asia Chapter Secretary Joachim van der Meulen and hosted Axess Group Singapore.

Target audience: HSE Managers, HR Managers, Project Managers from Oil & Gas, Offshore Wind, Construction or other heavy industries.

Please contact your Axess representative or Joachim at secretary@drops.asia to be added to the guest list.