• CM labs – Construction Hardware – Vortex Edge Plus

    Vortex Edge Plus

    Professional simulator training on the desktop

Vortex Edge Plus Overview

Optimally designed for simple transport and set-up, the desktop Vortex Edge Plus makes it easy and affordable for training organisations to run CM Labs’ full catalogue of construction equipment training modules.

Vortex Edge Plus: Unique training benefits

Train anywhere

The Vortex Edge Plus simulator can be easily transported and installed on classroom desktops or trade and job fair booths in minutes. All components, from the configurable pedals to the operator controls and workstation-class laptop, can be ergonomically positioned for optimal trainee comfort.

Maximize operator seat time

The Vortex Edge Plus simulator complements the more immersive Vortex Advantage perfectly. It allows learning organizations to engage novices, and then complement with seat time on the Vortex Advantage. The result: More seat time for more trainees, and better prepared operators.

More Operator Seat time

Tools and Support

Equipment training packs

Our training packs feature self-guiding, progressive learning programs, and best-of-class simulation, from cranes to excavators. With operator metrics captured at every step, they provide the most comprehensive simulator training available on the market.

Vortex Edge Series: Affordable tools for operator skill development

The Vortex Edge Series of simulators are entry-level solutions that make it simple and affordable for organisations to leverage the latest in innovative technology for operator skills development. Easy to transport and set up, they are ideal for organisations looking to explore simulation for the first time.

Vortex Advantage: Best-in-class training for work site efficiencies

The Vortex Advantage is designed to provide the most immersive simulator training available today. It is a proven solution that leads directly to transferable skills and measurable work site efficiency increases.

E-book Series: Your Complete Guide to Construction Equipment Training Simulators​​

When simulators are deployed for training, savings add up rapidly. Organisations are also realizing long-term financial and safety benefits … all much sooner than you might expect.

Download our e-book series, Your Complete Guide to Construction Equipment Simulators, for a wealth of tips and guidance for determining your simulation requirements, and the timeline of benefits you can expect.

  • “It allows the student to go through the [NCCCO] course and practice as much as they want without getting on a real crane.”

    Del Mar College
  • “One of the biggest selling points for me was the immersiveness of the five screens.”

    IUOE Local 178
  • “Once I got on the Vortex simulator, I realized what a great tool it could be for us here.”

    IUOE Local 14