Our Automation Solutions

We’re thoroughly committed to our customers to help them adapt to an ever-changing and increasingly competitive environment. From the design process through the manufacturing and testing stages, we offer cost-saving solutions to give our customers the competitive advantage they’re looking for.

CNC Machining Capabilities
Flexible Servo Press

Fascia Assembly

Flexible Servo Press

Assembly

KIMASTLE is always looking to reduce cycle time and operator error. The KIMASTLE team works with our customers and suppliers continuously trying to decrease the complexity of assembly, increase levels of traceability, and improve function of our machines and processes. As the world’s leading industries continue to increase the complexity of their assemblies, KIMASTLE strives to maintain an ergonomic and leading edge design allowing the complexity to become simplicity.

  • Clip Drive
  • Automatic Screw Insertion
  • Nut Running
  • Riveting
  • Headliner Assembly
  • Snap Assembly
  • General Assembly
  • Collaborative Robotics Assembly
  • Electrical and Functional Test Equipment
Our automation solutions in Chesterfield, Michigan include conveyor system automation, fascia assembly, welding, wrapping, robotics and more.

Power & Free Palatized Conveyor System

Conveyor System Automation

Automation can vary on complexity and size when developing a process that requires a conveyor system. KIMASTLE has provided many solutions in conveyor systems throughout the world of automation. Reusable capital equipment, tooling flexibility, reduced future process costs, decreasing footprint, increasing process efficiency, maintaining organization, capturing of data, increasing traceability, and reducing risk of product defects are concerns customers may have when developing a process, and a conveyor system may be just that solution. Cost-effective solutions and flexible construction due to our in-house capabilities allow KIMASTLE to help customers bring their concepts to reality.

Automation

  • Walking Beam
  • Over Under
  • Rotary
  • Power and Free
  • Belt

Brands

  • AMC
  • Central Conveyor
  • Bosh Rex Cloth

Power & Free Palatized Conveyor System

Our automation solutions in Chesterfield, Michigan include cutting and material removal, fascia assembly, welding, edge wrapping, robotics and more.

Progressive Guillotine Air Duct Bubble Cutting Machine

Cutting & Material Removal

KIMASTLE understands its customers’ needs for repeatable quality processes. Our in-house capabilities allow us to create cutting tools that are durable, innovative, and tailored specifically to each customer’s requirements. Designing and building the cutting tools is the first step toward customer satisfaction.  The second step is standing behind our product and providing support to ensure security for our customers.

Cutting Automation

  • Degate
  • Deflash
  • Guillotine Cutter
  • Sonic Knife
  • Heated Knife
  • Dremel
  • Polishing
  • Router
  • Laser
  • Water Jet
  • Plasma
Our capabilities include Punch & Pierce Automation

Indexing Front Fascia FPA Punch Machine

Punch & Pierce Automation

KIMASTLE has a wide range of experiences with interior and exterior punching applications for the automotive industry. We specialize in many materials and textiles. Our engineering team specializes in finding solutions for some of the most difficult punching applications. We have applied our punching processes to a range of different materials and finishes throughout various industries. Contact a sales engineer today to see what solutions KIMASTLE can provide for your punch application.

Materials

Not limited to:

  • TPO
  • ABS
  • PPO
  • PCABS
  • PP
  • Vinyl
  • Leather
  • Carpet
  • Foam
  • Rubber
  • Azdel
  • Composites
  • Metals
Surfaces
  • Painted (Acrylic & Water Base)
  • Grained & Color
Types
  • Sonic Punching
  • Mechanical Punching
  • Hydraulic Punching
  • Servo Punching
  • Hyper Punching
  • Pneumatic Punching

Suppliers

Indexing Front Fascia FPA Punch Machine

KIMASTLE provides automation solutions through a vast amount of knowledge on robotic types and functionality.

Industrial Robotic Flex Tooling Sonic Weld & Vision Inspection

Robotics

KIMASTLE focuses on the efficiency and function of the process with the understanding that a customer is not only looking for a cost-effective solution but the correct solution. Robotics have changed the automotive industry through increased productivity and flexibility. KIMASTLE provides a vast amount of knowledge on robotic types and functionality. Our team of experts visits many robotic- and automation-focused conventions to continue its advancement in the knowledge of new technologies and techniques. We wish to provide not only the best answers to our customers’ questions and concerns, but also the correct answers.

Certifications

Robotics
  • FANUC
  • NACHI
  • ABB
  • KUKA
  • KAWASAKI
  • YAMAHA
  • AIA
  • EPSON
Products
  • 3 Axis
  • 4 Axis
  • 5 Axis
  • 6 Axis +
  • Adhesive Dispensing
  • Pick and Place
  • Robotic Trimming
  • Clip and Screw Insertion
  • Flame Treat
  • Laser Welding
  • Sonic Welding
  • Heated Air
  • Plastic Extrusion
  • Polishing
  • Painting
Multi-stage pinion cart tooling sonic welding machine

Sonic Welding

Multi Stage Pinion Cart Tooling Sonic Weld Machine

Welding

KIMASTLE specializes in a magnitude of welding applications. Our team of estimators, engineers, and programmers integrate with the top weld technology suppliers in the world, making sure that the latest developments in our welding automation are built exactly to our customers’ specifications and quality standards.

Materials

not limited to:

  • TPO
  • PMMA
  • Nylon
  • ABS
  • PPO
  • PCABS
  • PP
Types
  • Heat Staking
  • Hot Anvil
  • Sonic Weld
  • Torsional Welding
  • Hot Air Cold Upset
  • Hot Plate Welding
  • Infrared Welding
  • Laser Welding
  • Vibe Welding
  • UV Bonding
  • UV Curing
  • RF Welding
  • Swedging
  • Resistance
  • Arc Welding

Sonic Welding

Multi Stage Pinion Cart Tooling Sonic Weld Machine

KIMASTLE has developed and maintained its reputation with its customers as a reliable source for its edge wrapping and edge folding automation.

Modular Headliner Edge Wrap Machine

Wrapping & Folding

KIMASTLE has developed and maintained its reputation with its customers as a reliable source for its edge wrapping and edge folding automation. Continuous improvement and maintaining an innovative design in our process are the keys to success in our edge wrapping and edge folding technologies.