TechValidate Research on Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence

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4,081 Customers Surveyed

30,935 Data Points Collected

427 Published TechFacts

50 Published Charts

23 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Customer Research

Are your stationary devices calibrated annually?

Yes: 81%
No: 14%
Other: 5%

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Case Study

Powers And Sons Llc

Introduction

This case study of POWERS AND SONS LLC is based on a November 2017 survey of Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“familiarity with the product, not as limited as some of the other software "

“The CMM purchased from Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence has given me more insight and confidence in my manufacturing process.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led Powers and Sons LLC to evaluate and ultimately select Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence were to ensure that dimensional stability requirements and quality specifications were met.

“The company used to do all line setups on a surface plate. This was time consuming and left the door open for operator error. "

Use Case

The key benefits of the CMM that led Powers and Sons LLC to choose Hexagon was the ability to reduce inspection time, while making inspection more repeatable.

Results

By partnering with Hexagon the surveyed company achieved the following results:

The flexibility of the measuring system coupled with the advanced training and expert support services provided by Hexagon, Powers and Sons LLC were able to reduce the amount of time dedicated to inspection tasks.

  • Increased productivity 30% after implementing Hexagon CMM.

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Case Study

Par Systems Inc.

Introduction

This case study of Par Systems Inc. is based on a November 2017 survey of Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“The Leica Absolute Tracker has given me more insight and confidence in my manufacturing process.”

“The Leica Absolute Tracker benefits us by enabling us to do receiving and vendor site inspections.”

Challenges

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

  • Faced the following challenges in their inspection process before partnering with Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence:
    • Ensuring that dimensional stability requirements and quality specifications were met
  • Evaluated the following vendors before choosing the Leica Tracker:
    • FARO
    • Automated Precision Inc. (API)

Use Case

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

  • Agrees that the Leica Absolute Tracker was their first choice when choosing a portable laser tracker solution.

Results

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

  • Chose a Leica Absolute Tracker for the following reasons:
    • Ease of use
    • Portability
  • Agrees that it was very easy to learn how to use the Leica Tracker as compared to similar products.
  • Leica Tracker features that enabled a reduction in the amount of time dedicated to inspection tasks:
    • PowerLock functionality for quick measurements after interruption of the line of sight
    • Flexible (Reflector, Probe, Scanner) solution that can be used in a wide variety of inspection applications
  • Increased productivity at their facility by 20-29% after using their Leica Tracker.
  • Saw a return on their investment in 7-12 months after using their Leica Tracker.

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Customer Research

Automotive Manufacturers Love PC-DMIS

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

Easy to use
43%
Best training & support
39%
Highest level of capability
21%
Common software environment for multiple hardware systems
33%

CABINET VISION Customer Testimonial

The program has helped revolutionize our shop’s output.

Tom Simons, Owner / General Manager, Tubac Woodworks, Inc.

CABINET VISION Customer Testimonial

It has made our processes more accurate and significantly cut down on our time spent designing & cut listing.

Jim Smith, Owner, Coastal Cabinets Inc.



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