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Why You Should Give Workers What They Need to Do Their Jobs Knowledge is a tool that must be accessible to process plant workers at all times. Mobile connectivity is a must-have for front line staff to maintain readiness for operations and maintenance. 
It Took How Long to Get that Software Patent? Design and messaging processes are the latest in a long line of patents for Hexagon PPM computer software architects.
Enterprise Project Performance: Tackling Complexity, Delivering Returns To run projects, many companies use a web of in-house developed tools, commercial software and spreadsheets. But is this siloed, disjointed approach the best way to succeed?
Solving Problems Along the Digital Transformation Journey Review our track sessions to see if Hexagon PPM's LOCAL User Conference 2019 in Houston Sept. 10 is right for you. There's also j5 software training on Sept. 11. Early Bird rate expires Aug. 16!
Jump Start Your Journey to Digital Fabrication Technology has made it easier to keep up with the components of our daily lives. So why can't fabrication processes have the same visibility? Companies that enable their workforce to be "digital fabricators" can achieve major efficiency gains and have complete transparency with the process. Learn more in an Aug. 28 webinar.
What is a Human Sensor? Don’t ask your shift crew to do double work … writing their processes on paper and then punching it into a system. It creates a perfect storm of miscommunication. Equip your personnel for optimal communication.
Life at Hexagon: Featuring Michael Henry

In our “Life at Hexagon” blog, we will introduce you to some of the interesting people and fabulous places that call us home. Get to know Michael Henry, a quality assurance engineer in Huntsville, Alabama.

UK-based On Line Engineering Ensures Compliance with Hexagon Products The owner operator didn't want to replace a nozzle due to the time and money associated with a system downtime. To avoid a plant outage, On Line Design & Engineering needed a fitness-for-service solution that enabled the heat exchanger and piping to safely remain in operation.
Modern Lean Project Execution: Beyond Connecting Design to Engineering Are you passing massive amounts of analysis data back and forth on paper? Don't waste a high-cost stress engineer's time to re-create project models and data in their analysis workflows.
Shift Excellence: Employing the Human Sector By managing human processes with real-time data on one platform, workers can have faith in their operations.