Advancing Resilience

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Kinemetrics Open Systems and Services (OSS) is a world-leading, multi-disciplinary team of geoscientists, earthquake engineers, and information technologists. Specializing in seismic and structural monitoring systems, our complete array of comprehensive services and systems are designed to protect human lives, capital assets, and critical infrastructure investments around the globe.


consulting services and solutions

  • Seismic and strong motion networks
  • Microearthquake monitoring for oil, gas & geothermal market
  • Seismic hazard and risk assessment
  • Seismic performance studies
  • Microzonation and ambient vibration survey
  • Loss estimation
  • GIS building inventory and life lines
  • Structural health monitoring
  • Rapid post-event assessment and critical information dissemination
  • Redundant and disaggregated data/display centers
  • Emergency response planning
  • Cabled ocean bottom seismograph (OBS)
  • Nuclear power plant monitoring
  • Nuclear treaty verification
  • Volcano monitoring
  • Seismic and strong motion network operation
  • Vibration impact assessment and monitoring
  • Dam safety

oss mission statement

We are committed to:

  • Reducing casualties and financial loss due to disaster.
  • Achieving more resilient and sustainable societies.
  • Understanding our customers' needs and delivering added value.

We achieve our mission by providing customized and comprehensive systems, solutions and support.


Latest news and noteworthy happenings (view all)

upcoming events

August 15 - August 17

The 5th International Symposium on the Effects of Surface Geology on Seismic Motion (ESG5)

Taipei, Taiwan

We will exhibit with Sales Manager Outhay Viengkhou.

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September 4 - September 10

35th General Assembly of the European Seismological Commission

Trieste, Italy

We will exhibit with Sales Manager Edelvays Spassov.

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November 15 - November 19

XX National Congress of Structural Engineering

Merida, Yucatán

We will exhibit with Program Manager Mauricio Ciudad-Real.

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 Open Systems & Services | 222 Vista Ave., Pasadena, CA 91107, USA | 626.795.2220 |