Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Delivers Laser Trackers for Airbus Project in Hamburg
Integrator for the Aerospace Giant Commits to Purchase of 30 New Leica Absolute Tracker AT403 Systems at Hamburg Plant Responsible for Final Assembly of the A320 Aircraft Family08 June 2017
“After more than 20 years of working with Airbus, we’re very proud to be bringing our latest laser tracker products on board with Airbus’s strategic A320 in Hamburg,” said Stéphane Malet, Airbus Key Account Manager for Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence. “Our products have so much to offer for big projects in the aerospace industry. With the increasing data capabilities of Hexagon measurement solutions, innovative businesses can build accurate 3D data right into the global production process, delivering key efficiency improvements and letting them achieve the objective of every production manager: getting things right the first time around.”
Hexagon is active across Airbus, working to optimise the links between the Group and its most important suppliers. Facilitating their aim to have suppliers deliver plug-and-go ‘techno-bricks’ to their final assembly plants, Hexagon offers dedicated training to any of Airbus’s tier one suppliers that need to integrate advanced metrology into their manufacturing process.
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Our technologies are shaping urban and production ecosystems to become increasingly connected and autonomous – ensuring a scalable, sustainable future.
Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence division provides solutions that utilise data from design and engineering, production and metrology to make manufacturing smarter.
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