Hexagon Headlines: The 6 stories you need to read!

Like the sides of a hexagon, our team continuously moves in many directions with one fundamental goal: to empower our customers – operating in more than 27 industries – with the freedom to deliver a sustainable, autonomous future.  

Emerging digital technologies continue to deliver a massive impact on businesses and organisations. Our technologies are shaping production and people-related ecosystems to become increasingly connected and autonomous – ensuring a scalable, sustainable future.

Here are 6 highlights from the past two weeks:

  1. Nasdaq Primary welcomes Hexagon with Times Square billboard.

As a SaaS solution powered by Onbrane, Nasdaq Primary digitises debt issuance, allowing more transparency in one connected platform. Hexagon joined the platform as the first Swedish issuer, a fact celebrated by Nasdaq’s Times Square billboard.

  1. University campuses utilise scanner technology to preserve historic buildings.

The beauty of college and university campus buildings cannot be replicated. The University of Toronto’s St. George campus recently invested in 3D laser scanning technology to map and model historically significant structures through a partnership with 3DS Technologies, Inc. Find out how Hexagon’s Lecia Geosystems products helped to safely and efficiently complete the preservation project.

  1. How industrial facilities can use technology to assess risk and save on overhead.

Industrial facilities managers who think the “cost of risk” is a fixed financial cost should be interested to learn how Hexagon’s Asset Lifecycle Intelligence division recently reduced the cost of risk by more than 1.5M USD through the investment of software and services. One of the leading U.S. chemical manufacturers recently streamlined operations, enforced accountability and digitised multiple processes through Hexagon’s products. Find out how Hexagon’s j5 Operations Management Solution improved the company’s workflow and risk profile and significantly reduced insurance premiums.

  1. Partnering with Cool Earth in support of its community approach to rainforest conservation.

Sustainability pioneers like Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence division partner Cool Earth are supporting conservation efforts through the use of technology to monitor and combat deforestation activities. Cool Earth believes indigenous communities are the biggest solution to conserving rainforests. Read more about the hope amid destruction on Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence blog.

  1. New software innovation delivers C6ISR security against threats.

As cybersecurity and defence threats evolve, situational awareness and intelligence technology must keep pace. A new white paper regarding C6ISR (command, control, communications, computers, cyber defence and combat systems and intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance) details the need for future-proof systems that scale and adapt to threats. Find out how Hexagon’s Safety, Infrastructure & Geospatial division is helping to future-proof C6ISR systems in their newly published white paper. 

  1. Solutions for mining operators managing ore body data.

Technology innovation is driving new ways for mining operators to manage and share block models in HxGN MinePlan. HxGN MinePlan provides geologists and engineers with powerful 3D modelling and data visualisation. The HxGN MinePlan Block Model Manager introduces a new API that simplifies the transfer of data, an updated Auto Cut Generation tool and an improved Schedule Optimizer. Read about the new features on Hexagon’s Mining blog.

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