Hexagon collaborates with SMARTPM to implement smart manufacturing solutions in Europe

SMARTPM's accreditation as an EMEA Gold Partner will extend the deployment of automated solutions using Hexagon technologies and its MIC Platform

29 April 2021
An automated cell enclosure with black and glass panelling. Inside the cell  a robotic arm can be seen loading parts onto  a shop floor coordinate measuring machine

Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence division and has entered a strategic partnership with Spanish system integrator SMARTPM, part of the Egile Group, to implement automated, flexible, intelligent and autonomous manufacturing solutions for European customers. 

Under the new agreement, SMARTPM will design and implement smart manufacturing solutions for customers employing Egile Group's expert knowledge of highly complex and precision machining processes and Hexagon’s market-leading metrology and high precision 3D Scanning, CAM, CAE solutions (notably Simufact, FTi FormingSuite) and analysis and data management products such as Q-DAS eMMA in conjunction with its MIC (Manufacturing Intelligence Core) industrial automation platform.

The Hexagon and SMARTPM team The agreement was signed by Mr. Alfonso Urzainki, President of SMARTPM and Egile Group and Hendrik Schafstall, EVP SFx business unit, Steffen Dilger, VP Sales EMEA Metrology and Production Software and Jordi Edo, General Manager Spain on behalf of Hexagon. It accredited SMARTPM as an EMEA Gold Partner, Hexagon will promote SMARTPM's MIC (Manufacturing Intelligence Core) industrial automation platform when proposing solutions to its customers.


The new agreement builds upon a long-term relationship between Hexagon and the Egile Group that has led to multiple successful project and technology collaborations. Both organisations share a vision of how to address the challenges associated with Industry 4.0 and digitalisation in a pragmatic way that provides high added value for their customers and Hexagon views SMARTPM as a catalyst to accelerate these advances through its technology and expertise.

To learn more please ask your local Hexagon office. European locations can be found on www.hexagonmi.com

About Hexagon

Hexagon is a global leader in sensors, software and autonomous solutions. We put data to work to increase efficiency, productivity and quality in industrial, manufacturing, infrastructure, security and mobility applications.

Our technologies are shaping urban and production ecosystems to become connected and autonomous, ensuring a scalable and sustainable future.
The Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence division offers solutions that use data from design and engineering, production and metrology to make manufacturing smarter. For more information, visit hexagonmi.com.

Hexagon (Nasdaq Stockholm: HEXA B) has close to 20,000 employees in 50 countries and records net sales of approximately EUR 3.8bn. For more information, please visit hexagon.com and follow us @HexagonAB.

Within this global presence, it has an outstanding presence in Spain, with 3 Precision Centers located in Barcelona, Madrid and Vitoria-Gasteiz, where it also has one of its factories.

About SMARTPM

SMARTPM is a company located in Elgoibar and part of the Egile Group, specialising in the engineering and automation of industrial processes for the precision machining sector. The company has two business units: Industrial Automation and Software Distribution.

In addition to its expert team of engineers, the company has the SMARTPM Factory Lab, a test bed that incorporates an automated cell with real operating conditions and is unique in terms of development environments.

For more information, please visit us at www.smartpm.es or follow us on Linkedin www.linkedin.com/company/smartpm-es.

Contact Hexagon:
Jordi Planell, Head of Communication
Tel: +34 93 877 01 03
E-mail: comunicacion.spain.mi@hexagon.com


Contact SMARTPM:
Jose Castellanos, General Manager
Tel: +34 943 707 097 
E-mail: jose.castellanos@smartpm.es