Hexagon acquires US-based metrology software company

Hexagon, a provider of design, measurement and visualisation products based in Stockholm, has acquired New River Kinematics (NRK), a US engineering company specialising in 3D analysis software for portable metrology applications.

NRK — founded in 1994 — developed its first metrology software to introduce a three-dimensional graphic environment for portable metrology.

Today, the company develops and supports the industry standard in portable metrology software products.