Our History

Since 1969, Kinemetrics and its subsidiaries and its partners 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 world's standards, to which other products are compared.

Located in Pasadena, California, also known as "Earthquake Country," Kinemetrics is a neighbor to the world's cutting-edge earthquake research powerhouses such as California Institute of Technology, UCSD's Scripps Institute of Oceanography and NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory. With a high level of innovative talents available in our local vibrant community, including active cooperation with those leading institutions, we are developing innovative technologies and products to meet the requirements of the most demanding customers. Globally recognized, Kinemetrics is the most trusted and the preferred partner for those who seek actionable solutions for taking seismic research and seismic resilience further and faster.

Our Vision

We are committed to delivering innovative, standard setting technologies, products and solutions - on time, on-line, every time.

Our Divisions and Partners

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


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