Kenmode Precision Metal Stamping has named Frank Kraft to the position of Director of Engineering and New Tooling, overseeing an array of functions in Kenmode’s Tech Center, including research, new product development, prototyping, tool design and build, simulation software analysis, sensor and inspection systems, and program management. His team also provides engineering support for metal stamping production.Read More
Mar 26, 2019 10:00:00 AM
Kenmode Precision Metal Stamping Awarded International Certifications for Quality and Environmental Management Systems
Aug 15, 2018 10:41:54 AM
Algonquin, Ill. – Kenmode Precision Metal Stamping has earned three new international certifications for quality and environmental standards. The certifications include two new standards from the International Organization for Standardization – the ISO 9001:2015 standard for quality management systems and the ISO 14001:2015 standard for environmental management systems – and IATF 16949:2016 for automotive quality systems.Read More
Apr 27, 2018 3:47:00 PM
Kenmode announced the appointment of Thomas Skibinski as its new Vice President of Operations. Mr. Skibinski brings more than 20 years of experience in precision metal stamping, serving the automotive, electronics, insert molding, and medical industries. Most recently, he was Vice President of Operations at a metal stamping firm where he had full profit-and-loss accountability for the entire organization. Earlier, Mr. Skibinski worked for Aurora Metals Division, a contract foundry and machine shop with extensive casting and machining capabilities. He began his career there as an estimator and was promoted through multiple positions during his 12-year tenure, ultimately finishing as manager of manufacturing.Read More
Nov 29, 2017 11:32:28 AM
Kenmode Precision Metal Stamping has expanded its team in quality, production, project management and distribution by hiring two new managers and promoting three employees.Read More
Oct 20, 2015 4:30:00 PM
Kenmode Precision Metal Stamping is expanding its formal Tool & Die Making Apprenticeship program for qualified candidates who are interested in careers in advanced manufacturing. The five-year/10,000-hour program combines paid, on-the-job training at Kenmode and paid tuition for coursework at Elgin Community College.Read More
Jun 30, 2015 9:30:00 AM
Kenmode Precision Metal Stamping has added two senior managers to its staff. Harry Dickerson has joined Kenmode as Vice President of Engineering and Kurt Meissner as Sales Manager/Key Accounts.Read More
Jun 20, 2013 4:36:00 PM
Kenmode Precision Metal Stamping has published a new eBook that outlines the top ten OEM demands of metal stamping suppliers, based on annual surveys of customers in a cross-section of industries and independent research on U.S. manufacturing trends. The new eBook is available for free download: Top Ten OEM Demands and Decision Points for Selecting Precision Metal Stampers.
Jan 16, 2013 8:00:00 AM
Kenmode Precision Metal Stamping has developed a new Rapid Transfer Program to make it faster and simpler for manufacturers to transfer their custom tools and dies and avoid costly production delays.
Oct 2, 2012 7:42:00 AM
Kenmode Precision Metal Stamping has received two awards from the Tooling & Manufacturing Association (TMA) in recognition of their commitment to safety in the workplace.
Jul 17, 2012 6:15:00 AM
Kenmode Precision Metal Stamping has published an informative guide for medical device manufacturers to help them evaluate quality and identify best practices in metal stamping suppliers, based on findings published in the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) report entitled Understanding Barriers to Medical Device Quality. The Kenmode eBook is available for free download at "Ten Quality Indicators for Selecting Metal Stamping Suppliers."