TechValidate Research on Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence

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3,083 Customers Surveyed

23,909 Data Points Collected

210 Published TechFacts

26 Published Charts

23 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Case Study

The Boeing Company

Introduction

This case study of The Boeing Company 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.”

“With my shop using master cam, this is a perfect tool to check and verify product in flow.”

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 vendor before choosing the Leica Tracker:
    • FARO

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
    • Great value
  • 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:
    • Flexible (Reflector, Probe, Scanner) solution that can be used in a wide variety of inspection applications
  • Increased productivity at their facility by 10-19% after using their Leica Tracker.
  • Saw a return on their investment in 4-6 months after using their Leica Tracker.

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Customer Testimonial

Accuracy and Confidence

We have greater accuracy and are able to meet customer DPD requirements.

Andrew George, Quality Engineering Lead, Magellan Aerospace Middletown, Inc.

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Case Study

Tenneco

Introduction

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

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

“Ensuring our black stand setups on our shop floor are to print. ROMER Absolute Arms give us the flexibility to measure setups that cannot be brought into the CMM lab.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led Tenneco to evaluate and ultimately select Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence included:

  • Faced the following challenge before partnering with Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence:
    • A lack of certainty that dimensional stability and quality specifications were met

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence that Tenneco uses:

  • Chose the ROMER Absolute Arm for the following reason:
    • Has the highest level of accuracy in its class
  • 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 the ROMER Arm.
  • Found the ROMER Arm to be very easy to learn when compared to the competition.
  • Reduced the amount of time dedicated to inspection tasks with the following:
    • Expert support services
  • Increased productivity at their facility by 30% using the ROMER Arm.
  • The estimated payback for using their ROMER Arm is 6 months – 1 year.

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Customer Statistic

Increased Productivity

51% of surveyed IT organizations increased productivity at their facility by 30-39% or more after using their Leica Absolute Tracker.

51%

SFx Asset Management Customer Research

To what degree do you benefit from SFx Asset Management?

23%
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15%
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4%
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Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Customer Research

What is the most challenging part of executing (running) a measurement routine on your CMM?

Aligning the part
32%
Placing the fixture
23%
Environmental stability
22%
Calibrating the probes
19%


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