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New Tube and Wire Solution from Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence

A new approach to tube and wire measurement was today announced by leading metrology and manufacturing solution specialist Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence. An updated version of the popular AICON BendingStudio software platform now allows for the integration of a ROMER Absolute Arm with Integrated Scanner that can quickly determine complex tube and wire geometries using 3D laser scanning technology at almost any point in the production process.


HxGN LOCAL AICON 3D Forum on 1 March 2018 in Braunschweig

On 1 March 2018, Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence will host the AICON 3D Forum. For the 18th time already, it is all about “Latest trends and applications in optical 3D metrology”.


Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Launches New Camera-Based Portable CMM

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence has today released a new camera-based portable coordinate measuring machine (CMM) for highly precise shop-floor measurements. The AICON MoveInspect XR8 detects geometric conditions and changes in three dimensions to deliver highly-accurate measurement data.


Humanetics Innovative Solutions and AICON 3D Systems Sign Distribution Agreement

Humanetics Innovative Solutions, Inc., the global leader in the development of biofidelic crash test dummies and custom sensor solutions, today announced it has signed a commercial agreement with AICON 3D Systems GmbH, a leading provider of optical camera-based 3D measuring systems acquired by Hexagon AB in 2016.  



Innovations in Measurement Data Processing

New calibration method, more interfaces, redesign of the user interface – the latest version 7 of the MoveInspect software offers a lot of new features and comfortable benefits. 


Optimised Bending Production

Just in time for the EuroBLECH, AICON 3D Systems launches version 3.1 of the software platform BendingStudio. Especially user-friendliness was revised. 


ProCam wireless: Measure Crash Vehicles more Easily

Fast and easy crash vehicle measurements – a simple task for AICON’s innovative measuring system ProCam. Now, work with ProCam becomes even more convenient, with the new wireless system generation.


NEW! PrimeScan: Attractive Entry-Level Solution for Highly Precise 3D Digitisation

With the new scanner line PrimeScan, AICON 3D Systems provides an attractive entry-level solution for highly precise 3D digitization of industrial components. The PrimeScan is an entirely new development. It works with the renowned AICON OptoCat software, and thus uses the same algorithms for fast creation of highly precise point clouds with highest data quality as the high-end scanner lines StereoScan and SmartScan.


Hexagon acquires AICON 3D Systems, a leading provider of optical 3D metrology

Hexagon AB, a leading global provider of information technologies that drive productivity and quality across geospatial and industrial enterprise applications, today announced the acquisition of AICON 3D Systems, a leading provider of optical and portable non-contact 3D measuring systems for industrial manufacturing.


AICON is a New Partner of the Tube Innovation Days

Since summer 2015, AICON 3D Systems is a partner of Tube Innovation Days, a network of eleven top technology partners from the areas of tube manufacturing and tube processing. Regular in-house trade fairs offer visitors the chance to get detailed advice and to test machines.


Measure the Advantage! 25 Years of AICON 3D Systems GmbH

Optical, camera-based 3D metrology has become a standard in many industrial areas. Far more than 4.000 of the installed 3D measuring systems worldwide come from AICON 3D Systems. For 25 years now, the company has developed, manufactured and supplied 3D metrology for various applications. AICON is one of the leading global full-range suppliers.


Merger: Breuckmann becomes AICON

AICON 3D Systems GmbH has completed the acquisition of Breuckmann GmbH through merger with effect from 1 May, 2015. The site of the former Breuckmann GmbH in Meersburg on Lake Constance will be continued as “Scanner Innovation Center” of AICON 3D Systems GmbH.


StereoScan neo - the New Dimension in Fringe Projection!

Fast and highly precise capturing of complex surface structures – the high-end white light scanner StereoScan performs it. Now, however, here comes a scanner hat is able to accomplish much more: the new StereoScan neo offers a unique technology, which extends the options of present scanning many times over. A milestone in system history!


A new TubeInspect is Ready for Start: TubeInspect P16

P8 was just the beginning! One year ago, the new generation tube and wire measurement was launched, the TubeInspect P-series. A milestone in 20-year-old system history. Now, AICON 3D Systems from Braunschweig introduces the second model of the series: the TubeInspect P16. The follow-up of the successful TubeInspect basic model sets new standards in the measurement of midsize and long tubes and wires.

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