KSE is budget-savvy in life-cycle extension. In the last few years, decisions on investing in critical shop-floor equipment are getting more and more demanding. What’s the best option? Brand new or retroft? Am I sacrifying valuable assets? Can I extract more from my actual equipment without wasting time and money? How can I be sure of the final costs and benefits? KSE helps its customers with in-depth analysis, up-to-date solutions and complete certainty of the final outcome.
What KSE stands for: > Simple solutions for most brands of equipment, in and out of production. What KSE offers: > Retrofitting of Milling Machines, Lathes, Machining Centers, Routers, and more. > Revamping, fine-tuning and optimization of existing production lines. What KSE grants: > Convenience of the final outcome > Timetable compliance > High quality of the final result > Superior after-sale service Benefits: > Ease of operation > Increased equipment availability > Improved final quality > Greater precision > Network connectivity > Economical alternative to new machines
Case study #1: Contract sheet-metal company Background: The customer: a contract metalwork company  specialized in sheet metal rolling. Equipment includes: 1 Gasparini roll bending machine, 1 Gabella cut station and 1 Camu punch station. Even though aged, the equipment is still mechanically sound, but operations are demanding and clumsy. The management is uncertain between refurbishing or replacement. As always, cost is a major factor.
What if I don’t need or want KSE controllers? KSE always offers the best choice, even when it does not mean KSE products. KSE aims to solve the customers’ problems using the right combination of elements. Does KSE only change my CNC controller? KSE’s analysis and expertise comprise: > servo and spindle motors > drives > electrical components > wiring > safety equipment. On request, KSE integrates refurbished equipment in existing MES systems. See also: kHistorian How can I be confident of the costs/benefits tradeoff? KSE is certified Siemens Automation Solution Partner and selects products and components of the best value-for-money brands on the market: > SIEMENS > OMRON > MITSUBISHI > SELCA > ECS > YASKAWA > GE > DELTA > ALLEN-BRADLEY > TELEMECANIQUE
Case study #2: HVAC company Background: the customer: a mid size company with a highly diversified production of home + industrial air conditioning systems. The problem: automation, commissioning and installation of a processing line manufactured by Corno Marco spa - Molteno (Italy).
KSE is a dedicated partner of your business. When your business needs an extra help in developing, installing and commssioning a new project where automation is a critical component, KSE is there with the resources you need.
What KSE can do for you: > Develop and upgrade automation of production line. > Connect existsing systems and equipment to ERP products. > On-site fine tuning and commssioning of legacy or proprietary systems based on Siemens products    (S5, S7, WinCC, WinCC flexible, TIA portal). What KSE offers: > EPLAN E-cad development, Siemens PLC and HMI development. > Staff leasing for on-site world-wide installation and commissioning. What KSE grants: > Convenience of the final outcome > Timetable compliance > High quality of the final result > Superior after-sale service
Case study #3: Roll form line revamping Background: the customer: a French company leader in corrugated roof products with a second-hand roll form. The problem: the second-hand roll form line needs extensive electrical and elctronic overhaul, and new safety add-ons. Moreover, the company wants to connect the equipment to the production planning department for orders transfer and warehouse update.
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Service & Retrofit Experience at your service: in KSE you find a partner in development, installation, startup and commissioning of your equipment. And when it comes to extending the life of installed equipment, KSE is there with its expertise in system retrofit.
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