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  • Mechanical Automation Equipment Upgrade, Repair & Support.

  • New Machine Building, Upgrades and Retrofit of Existing Equipment.

  • PLC Programming of Specialized Automation Equipment.

  • OSHA Approved Automation Equipment Machine Safety Guarding.

  • Field Service to Your Location with Worldwide Travel Available.


KME Automation provides proven, real-world skills with over 20 years of experience in Automation and Contract Machine Building.

  • Background in:
    • Automotive Automation Equipment
    • Pharmaceutical Automation Equipment
    • Appliance Automation Equipment
    • Aerospace Automation Equipment
  • Extensive knowledge in mechanical assembly including:
    • Sonic welders
    • Heat stakes
    • Clip installs
    • Degater machines
    • Color sensing
    • Vision machines
    • Screw driver machines
    • Punch and die piercing equipment
    • Robotics
    • Part-to-part assembly machines
    • Mig welding machines
    • Resistance welding machines
    • Metal forming machines
    • Bosch™ conveyor lines
    • End-of-arm-tooling EOAT
  • 20+ Years of experience in machine building
  • Onsite machine retrofitting, upgrades and support
  • OSHA approved machine safety guarding
  • Lead man capable for all phases of machine buildout
  • Knowledge in pneumatics, hydraulics, electrical wiring and manual machining
  • Excellent trouble shooting and problem solving skills
  • Tools supplied by KME staff
  • We stand by our workmanship on every job
  • Proof of insurance and references available upon request


Other services include...

Short or long term contracts available in your facility or in your customer's facility, with services available worldwide.

Manual Machining – Design machine components from your blue prints or CAD with CNC machining available in our Grand Rapids, MI or Little Rock, AR facility.

Mechanical Engineering Changes – Incorporate all of your engineering changes to your automation equipment.

Building, Rebuilding, Repair of Automation Equipment – Build new automation equipment, rebuild or repair existing automation equipment.

Machine Improvements/Upgrading – Inspect your automated production equipment and analyze the function of the machinery, then develop a plan to increase the production of current machines and help to reduce the scrap rate.

Machine Start Up Support – We will travel worldwide to support your automation machinery start up or build any piece of automation equipment. We can help you meet your production deadlines.

Preventative Maintenance – Develop a maintenance contract that fits your company’s needs to keep your equipment running and help reduce down time.

Project Management Support – Use automation experience and resources to manage your project and build a class “A” machine within a budget.

Machine Guarding/Safety – Build or custom fabricate machine guarding for your facility.

Build EOAT Tooling – Build robotic tooling for automation machinery and other applications.

Electrical Wiring – Wiring of pneumatic valves, cylinder switches, sensors, prox blocks, and more.

Pneumatic Plumbing – Complete pneumatic plumbing from the air valve to the cylinder.

Welding – Custom fabrication of machine frames, weldments and more with custom powder coat services.