Agricultural equipment

An agricultural tractor and sprayer unit

Developing smarter agricultural equipment

Creating new agricultural equipment that puts data to work for the digital age.

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With global population growth continuing, agriculture is critical to ensuring living standards for humanity. Hexagon is helping agricultural equipment suppliers use data to bring new systems to the agricultural sector. Our smart agricultural equipment solutions support better planning, efficiency and productivity for farmers and farming equipment manufacturers, enabling more efficient, sustainable food production. 

 

Explore solutions by ecosystem

  • Overview
  • Infrastructure
  • Farms
  • Manufacturing
  • Autonomous mobility
Overview
Infrastructure

Construct phase

Maintain a data-driven approach to orchestrate the entire construction phase, creating a 3D model of productivity and efficiency — with higher quality, fewer reworks and less waste — while layering 4D cost and 5D BIM scheduling data throughout the project.

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Farms
Through embedded electronics and software, Hexagon leverages data to deliver smarter agricultural equipment that features the latest technology and keeps up with market demands.

Automation and autonomy

Adopt turnkey automation and positioning solutions — from machine control to fully autonomous — that reduce inputs, optimise yields and assure safety-critical operations while ensuring sustainability and resiliency across crop lifecycles.

Data management, logistics and analysis

Leverage data across the entire crop lifecycle of agricultural and forestry operations — from preparation to planting, cultivation to harvest — to ensure efficient field operations that align to plan and optimise yield and maximise profitability.

OEM solutions

Integrate field-ready advanced technologies for OEMs, including GNSS assured positioning and correction services for precision farming, machine controls and visualisation for analysis and planning.

Planning solutions

Overcome the inherent challenges of planning across multiple time horizons with Hexagon’s unique approach to smart farming that optimises agricultural and forestry land use, workflows, equipment and processes to increase productivity and yield and minimise waste.

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Manufacturing
Agricultural equipment feeds the world. This vital sector faces the conflict of high demand and the need for sustainable methods. Hexagon’s smart manufacturing solutions address the needs of agricultural equipment manufacturers by putting data to work using smart, digital and autonomous technologies.

Design and engineering phase

With Hexagon’s innovations in manufacturing technology, users can digitally simulate and optimise product design and engineering to ensure component manufacturability, production productivity and output quality.

Production phase

Maintain a digital thread through production, optimise machine tools, measure environmental variances and prevent downtime with predictive data analyses.

Inspection phase

Automate and digitalise quality measurement with our world-leading metrology hardware and software, creating a bridge between the real and digital worlds.

Digital transformation

Deploy Hexagon’s sensor software systems to transform siloed and disconnected processes into an integrated, data-driven manufacturing ecosystem that captures and creates value across the product lifecycle, enabling new business models and automating workflows to become increasingly autonomous, efficient and sustainable.

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Autonomous mobility
Autonomous heavy machinery is poised to deliver significant increases in efficiency, cost savings and safety. Explore how Hexagon is empowering an increasingly autonomous future for the agricultural equipment industry.

Enabling solutions

Autonomous mobility research and development platforms that enable automation functionality across a diverse set of control systems and industrial applications.

Accelerating solutions

Autonomous mobility testing that creates a seamless workflow between real-world and simulated environments to accelerate, optimise, verify and validate billions of test drive kilometres and real-world scenarios.

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