Alpha Omega Engineering, Inc.

An engineering consultancy on the Central Coast of California

Jim Gerhardt

  • Experienced machinist (28 years) in all aspects of mechanical fabrication
  • Knowledgeable in the use of automated machining (Computer-Aided Manufacturing)
  • Special knowledge of the design and fabrication of
    • General mechanical systems
    • Mechanical components
    • Automotive systems
    • Hydraulic and pneumatic actuation systems
    • Instrumentation systems
    • Mechanical systems used for research purposes
  • Expertise in the use of 3D solid modeling software (SolidWorks) in the design and visualization of complex 3D systems and components
  • Expertise in the technology of rapid prototyping to produce 3D parts automatically
  • Experience in the analysis of mechanical components to determine their mode of failure