• Gabriela Gabajová University of Žilina, Slovakia
  • Martin Krajčovič University of Žilina, Slovakia
  • Iveta Rolinčinová University of Žilina, Slovakia
  • Beáta Furmannová University of Žilina, Slovakia
  • Monika Bučková University of Žilina, Slovakia



production, designing, productivity, immersive technologies, virtual reality


The design and operation of intelligent production and logistics systems requires the strong support of digital technologies today. A production and logistics system is normally modelled in a virtual environment, allowing rapid work with an extensive data set and "what - if" analyses to help optimize the resulting system design for performance, productivity, safety and environmental performance of its future operation. This paper deals with the issue of the digital design of production systems with the effective deployment of virtual reality technologies into the individual phases of the production system design. This article describes the basic steps of the digital design methodology with the description of virtual reality application tools for the production and logistics system design, in order to reduce design defects and increase work safety. The proposed methodology has been verified in an experimental workplace, presenting real outputs. The final part of the article contains a brief discussion of the problem results.

Author Biographies

Gabriela Gabajová, University of Žilina, Slovakia

University of Žilina, Faculty of Mechanical Engineerig, Department of Industrial Engineering

Martin Krajčovič, University of Žilina, Slovakia

University of Žilina, Faculty of Mechanical Engineerig, Department of Industrial Engineering

Iveta Rolinčinová, University of Žilina, Slovakia

University of Žilina, Faculty of Mechanical Engineerig, Department of Industrial Engineering

Beáta Furmannová, University of Žilina, Slovakia

University of Žilina, Faculty of Mechanical Engineerig, Department of Industrial Engineering

Monika Bučková, University of Žilina, Slovakia

University of Žilina, Faculty of Mechanical Engineerig, Department of Industrial Engineering


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How to Cite

Gabajová, G. ., Krajčovič, M. ., Rolinčinová, I. ., Furmannová, B. ., & Bučková, M. . (2020). DIGITAL DESIGN OF PRODUCTION SYSTEMS USING VIRTUAL REALITY. Proceedings of CBU in Economics and Business, 1, 49-56.