TechValidate Research on Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence

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2,560 Customers Surveyed

20,363 Data Points Collected

202 Published TechFacts

23 Published Charts

22 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


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 Customer Testimonial

PC-DMIS, An Industry Standard in the U.S.

PC-DMIS is almost Industry standard here in the U.S. Everyone pretty much knows how to read a report from that software and people trust the data they are given from it.

Alex Hazell, CMM Programmer, Feintool Cincinnati

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Case Study

Jlmservices.Net

Introduction

This case study of Jlmservices.Net 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.”

“Fast, accurate and ease-of-use has made our job much better and more profitable.”

Challenges

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

  • Faced the following challenge 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
    • Great value
    • 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
    • Hot-swappable battery power supply
  • Increased productivity at their facility by 30-39% after using their Leica Tracker.
  • Saw a return on their investment in 4-6 months after using their Leica Tracker.

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Customer Research

What were the top 2 reasons for choosing a ROMER Absolute Arm?

Easy to use
47%
Portability
42%
Highest level of accuracy in its class
29%
Best training & support
25%
Greatest value
23%
Other
19%

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Customer Testimonial

Easy to Own

Easy to set up and technician friendly.

Mike Murbach, Manufacturing Engineering, National Institute of Standards and Technology

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Case Study

Fluid Handling Technology

Introduction

This case study of Fluid Handling Technology is based on an August 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.”

“Our Romer Arm has allowed us to manufacture a high-quality product without the use of expensive and time-consuming geometry gauges.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led Fluid Handling Technology to evaluate and ultimately select Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence include:

  • Faced the following challenges before partnering with Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence:
    • A lack of certainty that dimensional stability and quality specifications were met
    • Difficulty in reverse engineering parts and components

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence that Fluid Handling Technology uses:

  • Chose the ROMER Absolute Arm for the following reasons:
    • Is easy to use
    • Has the greatest value
  • Chose the ROMER Arm over the following:
    • Kreon

Results

Fluid Handling Technology achieved the following results with Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence:

  • The first choice for a portable metrology solution was the ROMER Absolute Arm.
  • The organization found the ROMER Arm to be extremely easy to learn when compared to the competition.
  • Reduced the amount of time dedicated to inspection tasks with the following:
    • The intuitive, ergonomic design of the ROMER Arm
    • The speed and confidence of accurate inspection data
  • Increased productivity at their facility by 20% using the ROMER Arm.
  • The estimated payback for using their ROMER Arm is 3-6 months.


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