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National News: Hexagon Partners with GF Machining Solutions and FANUC America for HxGN LOCAL Event in Huntersville, NC #18384
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Open House features Technology Showcase and PC-DMIS Users' Group Meeting on July 26, 2018

Hexagon's Manufacturing Intelligence division today announced its HxGN LOCAL Huntersville event will be held on July 26, 2018 in Huntersville, NC. The newly renovated North Carolina solution center will feature Open House festivities and a PC-DMIS Users' Group Meeting. Partnering companies GF Machining Solutions and FANUC America will participate in the afternoon technology showcase. Customers and interested parties will have exclusive access to product demonstrations, technical presentations, and one-on-one discussions with Hexagon experts. Manufacturers interested in automating measurement processes will also have a chance to meet with Hexagon's automated measurement solutions group for personal consultations. For more information about HxGN LOCAL Huntersville, visit

From 9:30am - 12:00pm, the day will begin with a special release of PC-DMIS 2018 R2 metrology software at the PC-DMIS Users' Group meeting. PC-DMIS users will learn about the latest software enhancements through a “What's New” presentation, interactive question and answer sessions, and technical demonstrations.

Starting at 12:00pm, Hexagon will open its doors for customers to explore the new facilities and solutions in their technology showcase. Event attendees will be welcomed with opening remarks during the Open House luncheon. The HxGN LOCAL afternoon schedule includes demonstrations of Hexagon's broad portfolio of portable arms, scanners, laser trackers and stationary CMMs, as well as MSC Software's CAE solutions and Vero Software's CAD/ CAM solutions.

"We are excited to give Hexagon customers a first-hand viewing of our new best-in-class facility," states Adam Steiger, Regional Sales Director. "The HxGN LOCAL event presents a unique opportunity to tour the facility, meet our staff, and view our new product offerings and solutions for the Smart Factory. Hosting a PC-DMIS Users' Group meeting is great way to kick-off our open house."

Hexagon is pleased to announce GF Machining Solutions and FANUC America will also participate in the technology Open House, providing top experts for attendee consultations in their facilities adjacent to the Hexagon Huntersville Solution Center. GF Machining Solutions is the world's leading provider of precision machine tools, diverse technical solutions and services for the Aerospace, Automotive, Electronic Components, Medical, Information and Communications Technology (ICT) and Mold Making industries, as well as manufacturers of a wide variety of precision components. A global leader in automation for manufacturing, FANUC's innovative CNC, Robot and ROBOMACHINE product lines help customers achieve operational efficiency and greater profitability. FANUC America is dedicated to helping manufacturers maximize productivity with the world's most innovative automation solutions.

About Hexagon's Manufacturing Intelligence Division

Hexagon's Manufacturing Intelligence division 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

Hexagon is a global leader in digital solutions that create Autonomous Connected Ecosystems (ACE). Hexagon (Nasdaq Stockholm: HEXA B) has approximately 18,000 employees in 50 countries and net sales of approximately 3.5bn EUR. Learn more at and follow us @HexagonAB.

Press Contact: Belinda Jones, HiTech Marketing llc, Tel: 860-399-1147,
Marketing Contact: Bridget Benedetti, Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence, Tel: 401-886-2112,

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