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TechValidate Research on Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence

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1,960 Customers Surveyed

15,791 Data Points Collected

63 Published TechFacts

10 Published Charts

5 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Customer Satisfaction Rating

Simply the Best!

Derek Carter, a Quality Engineering at Matcor Metal Fabrication, would be very likely to recommend Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence for this reason:

Best in class.

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Customer Research

Why Fortune 500 Companies choose PC-DMIS

What were the top 2 reasons for choosing PC-DMIS as your inspection software?

Greatest value
10%
Common software environment for multiple hardware systems
15%
Highest level of capability
34%
Best training & support
39%
Easy to use
49%
Other
22%

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Case Study

Small Business Industrial Manufacturing Company

Introduction

This case study of a small business industrial manufacturing company is based on a June 2017 survey of Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“PC-DMIS has given me more confidence in my manufacturing process.”

“For the last couple of years, all who are associated have seen a substantial drop in scrap losses with the utilization of PC-DMIS and competent programming.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence was due to the software’s high level of capability.

One challenge that the profiled company faced was difficulty in having a thorough parts inspection process.

Use Case

While the company choose PC-DMIS first, they also looked at Zeiss, Mitutoyo, and Nikon.

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence:

  • Found it easy to learn PC-DMIS compared to similar products.
  • Finds that the expert support services has enabled them to reduce the amount of time dedicated to the creation of measurement routines.
  • Has increased the productivity of their inspection planning by >40%.
  • Had an estimated payback (ROI) of 1 year for their measurement solution utilizing PC-DMIS.

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Customer Testimonial

Immediate Results

Quick setup with near immediate results – extremely portable. Excellent on-line training for new employees.

Matthew Gehman, CMM Operator, Buffalo Metrology

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Customer Research

Preferred Measurement Arm

Was the ROMER Arm your first choice when choosing a portable metrology solution?

Yes
76%
No
24%

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Case Study

Bell Helicopter Textron

Introduction

This case study of Bell Helicopter Textron is based on an August 2017 survey of Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“The ROMER Arm has given me more insight and confidence in my manufacturing process.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence:

  • Faced the following challenges before partnering with Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence:
    • Difficulty comparing CAD models to as-built assemblies
    • Difficulty in reverse engineering parts and components

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence that the surveyed company uses:

  • Chose the ROMER Absolute Arm for the following reason:
    • Has the greatest value
  • Chose the ROMER Arm over the following:
    • FARO

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence:

  • The first choice for a portable metrology solution was not the ROMER Arm.
  • Found the ROMER Arm to be easy to learn when compared to the competition.
  • Reduced the amount of time dedicated to inspection tasks with the following:
    • The speed and confidence of accurate inspection data
  • Increased productivity at their facility by >40% with the ROMER Arm.
  • The estimated payback for using their ROMER Arm is 2 or more years.


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