Quality Upgrade


Manufacturer: Hexagon

Machine Type: Global Lite

Model: 09.20.08

Capacity: 900mm (X-Axis), 2000mm (Y-Axis), 800mm (Z-Axis)

Smiths Engineering Works (Northern Ireland) Ltd has continued its commitment to investing in best practice and quality by increasing its access to state-of-the-art equipment with the addition of a latest spec Hexagon Global Lite Co-Ordinate Measuring Machine (CMM).

Bringing superior measuring technology to the production environment, the Global Lite combines fast, reliable and accurate automated dimensional inspection, with cost reduction and flexibility throughout the quality process. 

Combining Hexagon’s innovative technologies, a two metre bed capacity, and the latest PC-DMIS measurement and inspection software, Smiths Engineering have acquired a comprehensive solution to deliver maximum inspection efficiency and confidence.

Typically, components inspected for customers can be used in sectors/industries such as aerospace, rail and automotive. The versatile design of the Global Lite CMM means it can be upgraded to utilise other technologies so as to future proof the business.