KMC Systems provides expert engineering and manufacturing services for the development, design and manufacture of complex instrumentation in the medical and life science markets.

Since 1980, KMC Systems has partnered with leading medical instrument companies to successfully bring in-vitro diagnostic, surgical, therapeutic, life science and laboratory automation products to market.

As an integrated engineering and contract manufacturing centre for medical and life sciences instrument companies, KMC customers benefit from our depth and breadth of proven expertise in the design, development, and production of complex, automated systems.

Customers rely on our proven quality compliance success with FDA and EU regulated medical instrumentation, for both US and worldwide distribution. Our full range of capabilities and unparalleled support has resulted in long term partnerships with industry leaders and breakthrough products. From product definition and instrument design through to systems integration and verification that lead to production and field support, we have the knowledge and commitment to make your ideas a reality.

Our multi-disciplined team includes experts in hardware and software design, robotics, optics, fluidics, chemistry integration, motion and thermal control, risk management, supply chain management, performance testing and advanced manufacturing techniques.

Our full capabilities approach includes:

  • concept development
  • design engineering
  • contract manufacturing
  • sustaining engineering
  • workflow simulation
  • in-house wet lab testing
  • FDA compliant quality systems
  • spare parts and refurbishment management
  • global supply chain vendor management.

Our customers not only know and trust our reputation for successfully engineering the automation of clinical laboratory processes, they also understand that we bring the overarching managerial and manufacturing resources to ensure your project’s ultimate success.

Medical product engineering services

Our medical device product development process starts with establishing a multi-disciplined, dedicated team to work in close collaboration with you on feasibility, Design for Manufacturability and Serviceability (DFM and DFS) challenges, medical device verification and validation. With expert engineers in software, systems, mechanical and electrical engineering − plus seasoned programme managers, quality control and manufacturing professionals − you can rely on KMC to ramp up quickly and deliver on every detail of your desired platform.

Our engineers work collaboratively with our customers to achieve the best interdisciplinary solution to laboratory automation challenges.

We specialize in:

  • optics
  • fluidics
  • robotics
  • hardware design
  • software design
  • chemistry integration
  • motion control
  • thermal control
  • verification and validation
  • sustaining engineering.

Medical contract manufacturing

KMC can assume responsibility for your medical contract manufacturing needs − at any stage of your product’s life cycle. By applying our knowledge of medical instrument engineering and manufacturing, we can seamlessly transition from development, pilot production or full-scale manufacturing.

KMC Systems can seamlessly handle your manufacturing needs from prototypes to full-scale commercial production based on your market needs.

  • ISO13485:2003
  • GMP compliant
  • wet lab testing
  • global supply chain
  • biosafety laboratories
  • in-house machine shop
  • ISO Class 7 and 8 cleanrooms
  • FDA inspected manufacturing facility
  • incoming parts inspection (metrology and calibration).

Our partnership does not end when your product goes to market. As part of our Total Product Life Cycle Management (TPLM) approach to engineering and manufacturing excellence, we become the caretakers of your medical instrument and provide a variety of sustaining engineering services that include: value engineering, regulatory compliance, spare parts programmes, field service engineer training, obsolescence management and repair services.

KMC Systems is part of Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESLT), a global defence contractor, and a wholly owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems of America.