About The Boiler Room

The Boiler Room team delivers innovative visual learning and digital production solutions across all industries, globally since 1999.  

Internationally recognised, we have been delivering award winning VR and learning solutions, for over 10 years. 

Our VR expertise spans 9 years, and we consider ourselves global VR pioneers, with proven technology and solutions.

Globally we have one of the largest 3D libraries, which includes scenes, scenarios, machinery, and people across all industries. 

Our 3D library is supported by an extensive video and photo repository that spans 25+ years. 

TBR Company Timeline

TBR is established Northcliff / Johannesburg – 1 employee

Feb 1999

TBR engaged by Liberty Life to create eLearning 

2001

TBR and SASOL mining develop the first 3D animation training for South Africa.

2003

TBR creates the Anglo Platinum and Anglo Gold SOP’s in 
3D animation.

2005

TBR takes the bold step to commercialise virtual reality (VR) as a method of learning delivery. 

2008

TBR completing the first BHP Billiton (Now South32) project, 8 years later still a TBR client.

2012

TBR releases the first VR Digital Twin. 

2018

TBR surpasses 50 employees

2020

May 1999

TBR already has 3 employees.

2002

TBR develops Mondi Forestry’s learning by combing video with 3D animation overlays.

2004

TBR changes the logo.

2005

TBR completing the first TOTAL project, 15 years later still a TBR client.

2010

Sandvik Globally becomes a TBR client, ultimately leading to the development of the Sandvik Maintenance system. 

2016

First VR fault finding maintenance simulator created for South32.

2019

TBR changes it logo.

"The best way to predict the future is to create it"

Abraham Lincoln

"Following on from this great advice, The Boiler Room has forged ahead and become a world leader in components of Industry 4.0" 

Mark Hocker 

156 Bram Fischer Drive, Ferndale, Randburg, Johannesburg, South Africa

+27 11 326 2619 

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