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


CABINET VISION Customer Review

5/5 Stars

How our organization uses CABINET VISION:

It is our complete solution to take designs from the screen to fully built and ready to ship.

Would you recommend CABINET VISION, and if so, why?

Yes – if you want to ensure your designs are built efficiently and exactly how they have been designed then CABINET VISION is the way to achieve that.

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Customer Research

Top Two Reasons for Choosing a ROMER Absolute Arm

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

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

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.

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Customer Testimonial

Accurate & Portable

The Leica Absolute Tracker is easy to use, accurate and portable.

Manufacturing Engineering, Fortune 500 Automotive & Transport Company

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

Triumph Group

Introduction

This case study of Triumph Group 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 into my manufacturing process.”

“Quality improved after using our Leica Tracker.”

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
    • Comparing CAD models to as-built assemblies
    • Aligning parts for assembly
    • Determining tool and die wear
    • Reverse engineering parts and components
  • Evaluated the following vendors before choosing the Leica Tracker:
    • FARO
    • 3D Scanning (Atos)

Results

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

  • Chose a Leica Absolute Tracker for the following reasons:
    • Ease of use
    • Superior training and support
  • Agrees that it was 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:
    • Six degrees of freedom (6DoF) probing capabilities
    • Speed and scanning volume of the Leica T-Scan
    • Flexible (Reflector, Probe, Scanner) solution that can be used in a wide variety of inspection applications
  • 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.


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About Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence

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