Custom Automation Solutions
Here’s our 3 step process:
Our niche is small to medium, turnkey manufacturing solutions.
Discuss issue & define goals.
Strategic prototypes, iterate & repeat.
Fabricate, assemble, install & train.
Automating lab equipment is a specialty of ours.
We have partnered with dozens of companies across a variety of industries to develop custom equipment when off the shelf doesn’t cut it. Medical, Foods, Home Goods, Automotive, Plastic Injection and Agriculture.
If you’re curious what an automated lab can do for you, we think you’ll be surprised. Call us for a free consultation.
30 Years of experience building new and modifying existing manufacturing equipment.
Whether you’re just starting out, growing, or wanting to modernize, we can help. Our team is well practiced at quickly understanding your specific needs and targeting a path forward. Our goal is in forming partnerships and becoming a part of your team.
Prototyping is a key part of every custom project. It’s built into our design process and deeply woven into our culture.
We utilize our shop, experience, and graveyard of old parts to prove concepts at key times during development.
Whether you’re planning to use us for scaling your idea or not, consider calling on us for the prototype phase of your project.
Fixture design and fabrication is critical to optimizing any repetitive process.
CVM designs and fabricates fixtures for manual assist processes, end of arm tooling, and all automated system requirements. We use metals, plastics, and molding compounds as required and know how to integrate into the most complicated systems. Call us today with any fixtuing need.
Retrofits, modernize, tooling changes, line integration
Sometimes a slight modification is all you need. We are experienced with modifying all types of manufacturing equipment, including custom, off the shelf.
Optimizing an operator with the right tool is often the best step forward.
Space or budget restraints, safety, throughput, or general efficiency can all be ..
30 Years and running – Automating the Bay
Shop & Assembly Services
We’re a job shop too! Loyal customers know us for quality, quick turn, and excellent customer service. Our “A player” machinists, welders and formers are truly the best around.
Hire us for your next quantity order of parts, fixtures, or machines. Our niche is in being efficient at low to mid size quantity builds using our fine tuned trade processes in fixturing, project management, in house expertise.
Machining – CNC and Manual
Welding – Precision, sheet metal, exotic materials
Forming – Sheet metal, rolled, odd
Spare Parts Program
Unhappy with your current supplier? Contact us about our spare parts programs. One off odd parts, reverse engineere, or complete supply programs tailered to your needs.
Strong relationships with established long time vendors allow fast dependable turn and quality.. We’ll match your pace!
Clean Room Pass Throughs
CAD Drawing Room
Manual Mill Area
90 Ton Press
Notcher & Shear
Older Proto Trak Lathe
Marty on the Mill
Mig & Tig Welding
New Proto Trak Lathe
CVM Inc, custom machine builder located right at the 580/680 interchange in Pleasanton, is actively looking for an experienced Controls Engineer or Technician to join our fast paced team. We have been successfully building custom equipment for Bay Area tech, medical,...
We're Hiring aEngineering Technician. Reports to VP, Engineering.Job DescriptionThis position will support the growth of CVM’s 30-year custom machine building department by collaborating with an experienced team and proven processes. This position requires hands-on...
We're Hiring aMechanical EngineerJob Description Manage the lifecycle of manufacturing automation equipment, including scope development, conceptualizing, prototyping, fabrication, and commissioning. Project management accountability for assigned projects to manage...