News & Events


From trade shows to user groups, KDY Automation is an active part of the National Instruments community. Find the latest KDY news and events here:


KDY Turns 10!

11/14/2016

This month KDY Automation celebrates its 10th year in business! We would like to thank our loyal customers and our amazing team of engineers. We are looking forward to the next 10!


KDY Awarded 4000 HP Direct Current Drive Replacement Contract

08/19/2016

KDY Automation Solutions has been awarded the United Air Marine Corps 4000 HP Direct Current Drive Replacement, Contract number M00146-15-T-9021. See the Award Here.


KDY Awarded H-1 Hydraulic Actuator Test Stand Contract

07/02/2015

KDY Automation Solutions has been awarded the United Air Marine Corps H-1 Hydraulic Actuator Test Stand, Contract number M00146-15-P-9005. See the Award Here.


KDY is Now BROWZ Compliant!

10.22.14

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KDY Awarded F-15 AMAD Test Stands Contract

06.01.14

KDY Automation Solutions has been awarded the United Air Force F-15 AMAD Test Stands, Contract number FA8224-14-C-0044. See the Award Here.


KDY Has Moved!

01.01.14

KDY is excited to announce that as of this month, we have relocated to a new facility in Morrisville, NC with more room to house our growing business needs. This new space provides a larger shop, additional offices, two loading docks and quick access to all the major highways. We did not have to move far, however, and are still just outside of RTP near RDU Airport. (Our telephone, fax and all other contact details remain unchanged.)


Carlos Arango Rejoins KDY

5.13.13

KDY Automation is pleased to announce the return of Carlos Arango as an Automation Engineer. Carlos originally joined KDY in 2009 after completing his bachelors and masters degrees at Cornell. He has spent the past two years as a design engineer and project manager at Michelin, honing his project management, electro-mechanical design, and ControlLogix skills. Carlos is a also Certified LabVIEW Developer.


KDY Becomes a UL Listed Panel Shop

1.25.13

KDY is now certified to build UL508A Industrial Control Panels and Assemblies as well as those for use in Hazardous Locations. Click here for more information.


KDY Awarded USMC Fuel Metering Unit Test Stand System Upgrade

9.27.12

KDY Automation Solutions has been awarded the United States Marine Corps Fuel Metering Unit Test Stand System Upgrade, Contract number M0014612C9013. See the Award Here.


KDY Awarded USMC Cleaning and Conditioning Process Line Automation Controls Retrofit and Upgrade

9.27.12

KDY Automation Solutions has been awarded the United States Marine Corps Cleaning and Conditioning Process Line Automation Controls and Retrofit Upgrade, Contract number M0014612C9007. KDY's commitment to quality and value continues to earn the trust of our nation's government. See the Award Here.


KDY Awarded USMC Tow and Cargo Hook Test Stand

4.24.12

KDY Automation Solutions has been notified that it is the apparent successful offeror for the new United States Marine Corps Tow and Cargo Hook Test Stand, Contract Number M00146-12-P-9013. KDY has been a trusted contractor for the USMC Fleet Readiness Center East for several years. We are proud to be given the opportunity to continue to support our nation's service members and to deliver excellent value to the government. See the Award Here.


KDY Awarded USMC Air Turbine Starter Test Cell

9.21.11

KDY Automation Solutions has been awarded the United States Marine Corps Air Turbine Starter Test Cell, Contract Number M00146-11-P-9019. KDY continues to provide the government with unsrupassed value and service. See the Award Here.


KDY Awarded USMC Main Gearbox Test Stand

8.29.11

KDY Automation Solutions has been awarded the United States Marine Corps H53 Main Gearbox Stand, Contract Number M00146-11-P-9018. Building on the success of the previously installed Nose Gearbox Test Stand, KDY has again been chosen to provide a critical test capability. See the Award Here.


National Instruments Technical Symposium

11.02.10

Doug McVey, KDY Senior Automation Designer and recognized industry expert, gave a lecture titled "Tips and Tricks to Speed LabVIEWTM Development " at the recent National Instruments Technical Symposium in Raleigh, NC. Attended by dozens of local developers, the event was a great success! Download the presentation slides here.


Developer Days Lecture

03.25.10

Doug McVey, KDY Senior Automation Designer, gave a presentation titled "Creating Quality UIs with LabVIEW " at National Instruments Developer Days in Raleigh, NC. Click here to get Doug's slides and sample code.

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