Inline and On Time: Automotive Production Measurement with 360° SIMS

by Kate Bailey on August 9, 2017 From HxGN Global, Industry Focus
360 SIMS end-of-line body-in-white gauging cell allows measuring the body’s exterior and interior areas

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence’s 360° SIMS (Smart Inline Measurement Solutions) offers fast, rich and actionable process control within the automotive production line. In this episode of HxGN TV, Giacomo Barila, Product Line Manager for Automation at Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence, explains why automated inline measurement is so attractive for the automotive industry, and we take a tour of the Automation Centre in Wetzlar, Germany to see the system in action.

Kate Bailey

Kate Bailey is Global Marketing Communications Manager at Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence. She spent several years working as a creative agency copywriter before moving to Hexagon, where she gets to combine her writing skills with a long-standing fascination with engineering and technology.