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Breaking SPC Limitations Without Breaking Rules
Machine learning helps prove the merit of statistical analysis techniques that do not require plotting CNC machining quality data on a bell curve.

Speaking at HxGN Live, Hexagon's annual conference in Las Vegas, Norbert Hanke, president of Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence, greets guest speaker Doug Woods, president of AMT-The Association for Manufacturing Technology. (Photo courtesy of Hexagon).

Conference Highlights Hidden "Smarts" in Manufacturing Data
Hexagon’s annual conference in Las Vegas demonstrated how sensors and software can help manufacturers improve CNC machining and other manufacturing processes.

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Production Software’s latest version of NCSIMUL.

Hexagon's NCSIMUL Optimizes Machining Results
Westec 2019: Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Production Software’s latest version of NCSIMUL includes the ability to execute tasks for existing projects on remote servers. 

Hexagon's SurfCam 2020.0.

Hexagon's SurfCam 2020.0 Features Barrel Cutter Support
Hexagon’s SurfCam 2020.0 supports one of the fastest five-axis machining tools: barrel cutters.

Hexagon's new facility

Industry News of Note: June 2019
This month: Hexagon breaks ground in Detroit, Xometry lets users search and buy Mitsubishi cutting tools, Gosiger lays plans for 2019 exhibition, and other industry news. 

Hexagon’s Visi 2020.0 software. 

Visi 2020.0 from Hexagon Improves Finite Element Analysis
The latest release of Visi CAD/CAM, from Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence’s Production Software business, is said to improve mold and progressive-die design processes.

Edgecam 2020 thread profiling cycle

Edgecam 2020.0 Now Supports Barrel Cutters, Tilting-Head Five-Axis Control
The introduction of a specific five-axis “Tilt” control strategy, combined with barrel cutter support, is said to be the most significant enhancement in version 2020.0 of Edgecam from Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence’s Production Software division. 

NCSIMUL Machine 2020.0

NCSIMUL Machine Software Increases Reliability of NC Verification
The new version of NCSIMUL’s machining module available from Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence includes automation functionality that gives the user wider control over their jobs on other devices by communicating with distant servers.

Spring Technologies Changes Name to NCSIMUL Hexagon Production Software
The name change is part of the formation of the Production Software business of Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence and NCSIMUL’s adoption into Hexagon’s corporate identity.

machinists using MachineMetrics

Industry News of Note: January 2019
MachineMetrics raises $11.3 million in financing, Vero Software rebranded under Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence and other industry news.  

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Rebrands Vero Software
Vero Software, FASys and Spring Technologies are adopting Hexagon’s corporate identity.

Hexagon PC-DMIS 2018 R2

Measurement Software Updates User Interface
Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence has launched PC-DMIS 2018 R2, which among other things introduces a new reporting workflow making it easier to create customized reports.

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence will display its Optiv Performance 322 CMM at IMTS 2018.

CMM Offers Repeatability at High Speeds
IMTS 2018: The Optiv Performance 322 CMM from Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence can be upgraded to meet the needs of various applications.

RationalDMIS software

Hexagon AB Acquires External-Array Software
External-Array’s RationalDMIS software is expected to enhance Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence division’s metrology software offerings. 

Norbert Hanke, president of Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence, urges manufacturers to “rethink quality” in his keynote address at HxGN Live 2018 at the Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas.

Metrology Makes Manufacturing Smart
Realizing the full promise of data-driven manufacturing could require rethinking the role of quality control, both in individual operations and throughout the supply chain. 

Hexagon will display its HxGN Smart Quality software at IMTS 2018.

Software Collects Measurement Data from Multiple Devices
IMTS 2018: Hexagon’s HxGN Smart Quality is an online quality data and measurement resource management software platform.

Hexagon Acquires Industrial Measurement Company
Hexagon AB announces the acquisition of NextSense, a company specializing in non-profile measurement and surface inspection.

Presentation attendees

Hexagon to Host PC-DMIS Users Group at HxGN Live 2018
Users group members can attend training opportunities, presentations, thought leader sessions and user listening sessions, as well as network with peers.

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence's Global S coordinate measuring machine

CMM Offered in Four Capability Packages
Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence’s Global S coordinate measuring machine (CMM) series can be customized for specific inspection work and changing manufacturing objectives.

Hexagon HxGN Smart Quality

Web-Based Software Manages Quality Data Stream
Smart Manufacturing Experience 2018: Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence will showcase its HxGN Smart Quality online quality data and measurement resource management platform.

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence HTA Measurement

Expanded Measurement Systems for Aerospace, Automotive Applications
Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence announced the expansion of its high-throughput and high-accuracy HTA Measurement solution for airplane engine and powertrain applications.

Product Categories of Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence

Actuators, Hydraulic & Pneumatic
All Other Workpiece Handling, Loading and Feeding Equipment not specified
Angle & Sub Plates
Arbors, Expandable Workholding
Automated System & Cells for Assembly & Test
Automated System & Cells for Material Removal
Ball/Lead Screws & Repair Services
Bar Feed Mechanisms
Boring Machines
Calibration Equipment
Calibration Software
Chip Conveyors
Chuck Jaws & Collets
Chucks, Collet Type (for Workholding)
Chucks, Diaphragm
Chucks, Gear
Chucks, Index
Chucks, Jaw Type
Chucks, Magnetic
Chucks, Power
Chucks, Precision
Chucks, Self-Contained
Chucks, Special
Chucks, Vacuum
Clamps & Fixturing Devices
CMMs
Collets, Solid and Master
Comparators, Optical & Other
Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Software (Sold Independent of Hardware)
Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Units
Consulting Services
Coolant Delivery Systems
Coordinate Measuring Machines, Portable
Dividing & Indexing Heads
Drill Bushings
Drilling & Tapping Machines, CNC
Drilling & Tapping Units, Fixtured
Drilling Heads/Attachments
Drilling Machines, Multi-Spindle
EDM, Ram Type (Die-Sinking) CNC
EDM, Ram Type (Die-Sinking) Manual
EDM, Small Hole
Encoders/Resolvers
End Mills
Fixturing Systems
Flatness Measuring Equipment
Flaw Detection Equipment
Gages - Digital
Gear Inspection Equipment
Grinding Attachments & Accessories
Grinding Machines, Centerless
Grinding Machines, Creep Feed
Grinding Machines, Cylindrical OD
Grinding Machines, Internal Cylindrical
Grinding Machines, Jig
Grinding Machines, Profile
Grinding Machines, Surface, Reciprocal Table
Grinding Machines, Surface, Rotary Table
Grinding Machines, Thread
Grinding Machines, Universal (ID/OD)
Hardness Testing Equipment
Horizontal Machining Centers, Five-Axis
Horizontal Machining Centers, Up to Four-Axis
Indexers & Rotary Tables
Interferometers
Laser Measurement Systems
Lathes, Cut-Off
Lathes, Manual
Lights, Indicator and Warning
Machining Flex Lines
Maintenance & Repair
Mandrels
Milling Cutters
Milling Heads/Attachments
Milling Machines, Knee & Column, Non-ATC
Milling Machines, Planer, Gantry & Bridge Type
Milling Machines, Universal
Non-Servo Electric Motors (Including Spindles, Drive Units & Power Feeds)
On-Machine Probes
Pallet Changers/Shuttles and Programmable Transfer Devices
Pedestal Type Fixtures & Tombstone Blocks
Probes, Electromechanical
Pumps, Coolant
Quality & Measurement
Retrofitting, Rebuilding, Remanufacturing Services
Robot Tooling/Grippers
Robots, Industrial
Roundness Measuring Equipment
Software, CAD/CAM
Software, Engineering Analysis & Simulation
Software, NC Program Optimization
Software, NC Verification
Spindles
Statistical Data Collection & Analysis Software
Super (Micro) Finishing Machines
Superabrasive Machining Systems
Surface Finish Measuring Equipment
Surface Plates
Threading & Cut-Off Machines, Pipe & Bar
Tool Turrets
Toolholders
Turn/Mill Machines, CNC
Turning Centers, Horizontal, CNC
Turning Centers, Inverted Vertical, CNC
Turning Centers, Twin-Spindle/Multi-Turret
Turning Centers, Vertical, CNC
Universal Machining Centers
Vertical Machining Centers, Five-Axis
Vertical Machining Centers, Up to Four-Axis
Vises & Vise Jaws
Vision Systems
Way Covers, Way Protectors & Seals
Workholding, Custom

Trade Names

AICON
Brown & Sharpe
Brown & Sharpe Optiv/Mycrona
CogniTens
DEA
Etalon
Hexagon
Leica Geosystems
Leitz
m&h
PC-DMIS
Quindos
ROMER
Sheffield
Standard Gage
TESA