Kinemetrics Inc.

For forty years, Kinemetrics has been creating products for monitoring earthquakes, volcanoes, tsunamis, and nuclear proliferation while helping society to understand these events on a global, regional and local scale. In addition the company has been creating products for monitoring civil structures, bridges, dams, and nuclear power plants as this monitoring provides important information about the structures` responses to natural or man-induced seismicity.

Company details

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Industry Type:
Monitoring and Testing - Soil and Groundwater Monitoring
Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)
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Since 1969, Kinemetrics and its subsidiaries have been the global market leaders in designing technologies, products, and solutions for monitoring earthquakes and their effects on people and structures. Many of our products are the de facto standards, to which other products were and are compared.

Located in Pasadena, California, also known as Earthquake Country, and in close proximity to world's leading earthquake research institutions such as California Institute of Technology (CALTECH) and UCSD's Scripps Institute of Oceanography where we work together to prototype and test our equipment and solutions before they became available for sale in our marketplace, Kinemetrics is the preferred partner for those who seek actionable solutions for taking seismic research and seimic resilience further and faster.

Our Commitment

To deliver innovative, standard setting Technologies, Products and Solutions – on time, on-line, every time.

Our Mission

Kinemetrics is committed to excellence in delivering the most trusted earthquake monitoring products, solutions and services in the world today. Through innovations that matter, Kinemetrics is the premier partner for those who seek actionable solutions that take seismic research and resilience further, faster.

  • Kinemetrics Instrumentation Division
  • Metrozet Sensor Division
  • Quanterra Digitizer Division
  • Open Systems & Services Division
  • BRTT Software Partner
  • Streckeisen Sensor Partner