TAG: Hexagon

Hexagon acquires 5D visualization company Luciad

October 9, 2017By
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Hexagon AB has acquired Luciad, a Belgian-based software company specializing in the visualization and analysis of real-time geospatial information. Luciad’s visualization technologies support live connections to dynamic sensor feeds in a 3D environment. The result is a 5D digital reality — real-time, rapid fusion of multi-source content and the ability to perform analytics on-the-fly. These intuitive command and control systems benefit all... read more

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HxIP announces updates to 2017 airborne imagery collection plans

August 15, 2017By
The HxIP announces updates to 2017 airborne imagery collection plans of Wide Area Coverage (WAC) at 30-centimetre accuracy and Urban Area Coverage (UAC) at 15 cm accuracy in North America and Europe.

Latest imagery collection covers U.S., Canada, Europe; plans include territories, cities The Hexagon Imagery Program (HxIP) has updated its 2017 airborne imagery collection plans of Wide Area Coverage (WAC) at 30-centimeter accuracy and Urban Area Coverage (UAC) at 15-cm accuracy in North America and Europe. By the end of 2017, the HxIP will update its content for more than 3.9 million km² in North... read more

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Leica Cyclone REGISTER 360, cloud services offered for digital reality-capture market

June 15, 2017By
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Hexagon announced today its new Leica Cyclone REGISTER 360 laser scanning software for simpler, automated registration, and its Cyclone Cloud Services platform for secure global collaboration through an on-demand software-as-a-service model. Together, the new products offer users smarter ways to register, visualize and collaborate around digital reality projects, delivering solutions into the architecture, engineering and construction (AEC), plant, survey and... read more

Hexagon showcases geospatial enterprise solutions at ISPRS 2016

July 13, 2016By
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Hexagon AB, a global provider of information technologies, will showcase its geospatial enterprise solutions at XXIII ISPRS (International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing) Congress 2016, July 12-19 in Prague, Czech Republic. Hexagon’s technologies encompass the complete geospatial information life cycle — from data capture to industry-specific information delivery. Its portfolio includes sensors for capturing data from land and air, as... read more

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Hexagon launches SMART Build for construction management

July 5, 2016By
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Hexagon AB has launched HxGN SMART Build, an enterprise construction management software solution designed to alleviate cost overruns and delays. SMART Build facilitates the convergence of construction planning and execution through real-time clarity, accountability and management of the project lifecycle. This empowers construction executives with top-down visibility of progress and deviations and field crews with automation and real-time access to the relevant and... read more

Esri and Hexagon promote joint collaboration at HxGN LIVE

June 14, 2016By

In 2015, Esri and Hexagon jointly announced a series of ready-to-use imagery services to Esri users through ArcGIS Marketplace. ArcGIS Marketplace delivers high-resolution aerial multispectral and basemap imagery services as a subscription through ArcGIS Online. In light of the collaboration, Esri will be participating in HxGN Live June 14-16 in Anaheim, California. Another collaboration with Leica Geosystems, a brand within Hexagon Geosystems, addressed... read more

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Hexagon to acquire geospatial radar technology firm

April 1, 2016By

Hexagon AB plans to acquire the GeoRadar division of the Italian-based company Ingegneria dei Sistemi S.p.A, a privately owned company with core expertise in radar-based solutions for multiple industries. Located near Pisa, Italy, with approximately 60 employees, the IDS GeoRadar division provides the mining and geospatial industries with innovative radar solutions for structural health monitoring and underground utility mapping. GeoRadar’s structural health... read more

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Hexagon acquires optical 3D metrology provider

March 31, 2016By

Hexagon AB has acquired AICON 3D Systems, a provider of optical and portable non-contact 3D measuring systems for industrial manufacturing. Founded in 1990 and based in Braunschweig, Germany, AICON has been providing measurement systems for automotive manufacturers and companies in the aerospace, shipbuilding, renewable energy and mechanical engineering markets for more than 25 years. Its technology portfolio includes portable coordinate measuring machines for... read more

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Hexagon and Huawei partner to deliver smart city solutions

January 11, 2016By

Hexagon AB has entered a strategic partnership with Huawei to deliver smart city solutions. With most of the world’s population living in cities, safety and infrastructure challenges are at an all-time high. Hexagon and Huawei are working together to meet this global challenge by integrating Huawei’s communications hardware with Hexagon’s safety and infrastructure software solutions. The combined solution improves interagency... read more

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Hexagon Geospatial Opens Early Access to Cloud Apps

September 30, 2015By

Hexagon Geospatial has introduced an early access program for technologies associated with the Hexagon Smart M.App experience. The two applications available in the early access program are M.App Chest and GeoApp.UAS. M.App Chest provides a simple means to quickly upload, organize, and share imagery and point cloud data in the cloud. M.App Chest also provides optional compression capabilities along with... read more

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