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Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Hosts Grand Opening of new Hexagon Solution Center in Irvine, CA

Press release date: Dec 04, 2017

HxGN LOCAL Event Set for Thursday, January 11, 2018 from 7:30am – 3:00pm

North Kingstown, RI – December 4, 2017 - Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence today announced it will host a Grand Opening at its newest Hexagon Solution Center in Irvine, CA starting at 11am on Thursday, January 11, 2018. The HxGN LOCAL event will be held at 9004 Research Drive, Irvine, California 92618. The Grand Opening ceremony is preceded by a special PC-DMIS Users’ Group meeting being held from 7:30am – 11am featuring an exclusive preview of the latest PC-DMIS software release developed to improve productivity by embedding quality throughout the product lifecycle. The 15,500 sq. ft. facility is the company's second Solution Center located in California, in addition to its Oceanside production facility. The new center is strategically situated with easy highway access to five major counties. The state-of-the-art site will feature a technology demonstration room, software training facilities, a Leica laser tracker calibration laboratory, and offices for project engineers, applications engineers, sales and support personnel. For more information and to register for the event, visit hxgn.biz/2zYklzu. The press is cordially invited to attend the event, and should RSVP via email to belinda.jones@hitechmarketing.com.

Attendees at the PC-DMIS Users’ Group meeting will receive a private viewing of PC-DMIS 2018 R1 before its public release on January 17, 2018. The informational program will include a What’s New report, an interactive Question & Answer session, and the first public demonstration of PC-DMIS 2018 R1. The Grand Opening begins at 11am with lunch, an official ribbon cutting ceremony and opening remarks. The technical program resumes with a technology showcase inclusive of Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence solutions. Participants will experience first-hand a full range of live measurement demonstrations and applications of Leica Absolute Trackers, ROMER Absolute Arms, portable scanning solutions and stationary CMMs. Hexagon experts will be available throughout the afternoon for consulting and questions.

“Based in our new Irvine Solution Center, we can continue to foster our close relationships with advanced manufacturers in this important region of California, and provide critical technologies for integrating quality throughout the product lifecycle,” states Angus Taylor, President & CEO of Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence, North America. "The expanded facility enables Hexagon to deliver a new level of training, education, support, and critical services for customers using our intelligent quality solutions in key industries such as aerospace, automotive, medical and more."

About Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence helps industrial manufacturers develop the disruptive technologies of today and the life-changing products of tomorrow. As a leading metrology and manufacturing solution specialist, our expertise in sensing, thinking and acting – the collection, analysis and active use of measurement data – gives our customers the confidence to increase production speed and accelerate productivity while enhancing product quality.

Through a network of local service centers, production facilities and commercial operations across five continents, we are shaping smart change in manufacturing to build a world where quality drives productivity. For more information, visit HexagonMI.com.

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence is part of Hexagon (Nasdaq Stockholm: HEXA B; hexagon.com), a leading global provider of information technologies that drive quality and productivity improvements across geospatial and industrial enterprise applications.