Interim Report January 1st – September 30th, 2005

Third Quarter 2005 • Net sales amounted to 1 624 MSEK (2 000). Using fixed exchange rates and a comparable group structure (organic growth), net sales increased by 10 per cent. • Earnings before taxes, including capital gains and non-recurring items, increased to 477 MSEK (137). • Earnings after taxes, including capital gains and non-recurring item, increased to 472 MSEK (106). • Earnings per share after taxes amounted to 8.18 SEK (1.89). • Cash flow per share amounted to 2.46 SEK (1.21). • Hexagon is, as of the 26th of October, listed on the Swiss Stock exchange, SWX. First nine months of 2005 • Net sales increased by 8 per cent to 6 372 MSEK (5 886). Using fixed exchange rates and a comparable group structure (organic growth), net sales increased by 11 per cent. • Earnings before taxes, including capital gains and non-recurring items, increased to 832 MSEK (341). • Earnings after taxes, including capital gains and non-recurring items, increased to 728 MSEK (258). • Earnings per share after taxes amounted to 12.74 SEK (4.54). • Cash flow per share amounted to 5.50 SEK (6.98). For further information, please contact: Ola Rollén, CEO, Hexagon AB, tel. no +46 (0) 8 - 601 26 20 Håkan Halén, CFO, Hexagon AB, tel. no +46 (0) 8 - 601 26 20 The Interim Report will be presented Wednesday October 26th, at 15:00 hrs C.E.T. in a telephone conference. Please see instructions at: www.hexagon.se A subscription service to Hexagon’s financial information is available as e-mail at www.hexagon.se.

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