Virtual Reality for High Performance Factory Automation Design

June 21st, 2022

The  reality of building custom automation equipment is that it often means shipping the prototype. Getting the design right the first time is essential to managing technical and schedule risks. In this post, we share how Kinemetrix uses virtual reality technology in our custom machine design process to create consistently high-performance factory automation systems. We invite you to enjoy this video on the topic:

UK Engineering Students Win First Prize for Senior Capstone Project

May 24th, 2022

Congratulations to our team of brilliant University of Kentucky engineering students. These seniors won the capstone design competition for developing an advanced part feeding system prototype embodying our MagicFeeder™ technology.   Special thanks to Dr. Regina Hannemann and the ECE program at UofKY for the opportunity to work with this talented group. Bright futures ahead! Learn more about Kinemetrix part feeding automation

KINEMETRIX Supports UK Student Group: KORA

June 15th, 2021

We’re pleased to announce our support of KORA: Kentucky Organization of Robotics and Automation. KORA is a University of Kentucky student organization dedicated to hands-on projects involving custom automation and robotics. After becoming acquainted with their student leadership team, Kinemetrix is providing access to precision machining resources, materials, available internships, and training on industrial robotics. To keep our technology toolkit sharp, and risk for our…

Monozukuri in North America

monozukuri and factory automation, production tools of the past
October 17th, 2020

Making Things Because you’re reading this, you already know that making things is uniquely satisfying.  When we create useful objects, the sense of accomplishment is deeply hardwired.

Lessons from Little League Baseball

September 7th, 2020

You’ve been bombarded with provocative news headlines for months. Here’s a little break. Kinemetrix has been privileged to support youth sports in the Lexington, Kentucky area over the years. Recently, at a nail-biting end of season little league game, in the silence between windup and pitch, something became very clear. On the baseball field, there was more economic, religious, and ethnic diversity than nearly any…