Hexagon has signed an agreement to acquire SAFEmine. Specializing in collision avoidance systems, SAFEmine’s technology increases situational awareness and reduces accidents by actively alerting operators to imminent threats. The product line includes collision avoidance, driver fatigue monitoring, advanced tracking radar and vehicle information systems.
“This acquisition is significant for our customers in mining and other sectors that are increasing the use of technologies in order to operate with the highest amount of efficiency while also improving safety conditions,” said Hexagon President and CEO Ola Rollén. “SAFEmine’s strong presence and technology leadership not only open doors to cross-sell complementary Hexagon offerings to the same market, but create integration opportunities across multiple businesses