Optimation’s applied experience in machine design and build ranges from providing single part design expertise to full turnkey solutions. Our designers work comfortably in the chemical, film, glass, automotive and aerospace industries.
Need design support? Optimation’s designers can work at your site, providing inside design services as needed.
Machine Design Applications
- Conceptual Design/Prototype
- Design for Manufacturability
- Design for Reuse
- Design for Material and Wear
- Product Design
- Metric and Imperial Design
- Tolerancing (geometric)
- Actuation Design/Sensing
- Automated Assembly Design
Software Skills for Machine Design
- Autocad 3D
Prototyping for Machine Design-to-Build
Save time during your prototype phase by using Optimation’s design-to-build services. We send CAD files directly to our machines, eliminating multiple and unnecessary drafts as you work out tolerances and dimensions.
Optimation’s sister company, Kingsbury Corporation, provides the expertise to build custom machines designed by Optimation’s machine design team. With over a century of experience in special purpose assembly systems and machining centers, Kingsbury enables our turnkey machine solutions for clients.
Web Conveyance Machine Design
Optimation specializes in the engineering, design and build of machines for web-based manufacturing. Substrates including paper, plastics, metals and even glass can be conveyed, coated and converted into finished products using Optimation and Kingsbury’s custom machines.
Turnkey Machine Design and Build Services
One of the advantages to our clients is the ability to work with one service provider throughout the life of the project. Optimation offers engineering, design and build services for custom machines, as well as installation, system integration, maintenance and controls support services.