Who We Are
Joseph Calkins, PhD, NRK Co-Founder
Joe Calkins attended Virginia Tech and received his Bachelors, Masters, and Doctorate degrees in Mechanical Engineering. His research areas included robotic deflection compensation, and coordinate measurement uncertainty analysis. He co-founded NRK and continues to work in the area of advanced coordinate metrology.
Robert J. Salerno, PhD, NRK Co-Founder
Bob Salerno attended Virginia Tech and received his Bachelors, Masters, and Doctorate degrees in Mechanical Engineering. After a brief stint in academia at Virginia Tech, he co-founded NRK and continues to work in the area of advanced coordinate metrology.
Bob Salerno and Joe Calkins are the primary architects and developers of numerous spatial metrology and machine control applications. Collectively they have immense experience in engineering software development specializing in spatial transformations and computer graphics. They are recognized worldwide as experts in metrology serving aerospace, shipbuilding, and numerous other industries. Click here for their philosophy regarding software development.
David O'Neal, NRK President & Product Line Manager
David O'Neal received his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Virginia Tech. He has worked in the portable metrology field since 2001 in both a technical and sales capacity, and in sales management since 2008. He joined NRK in 2010 as a regional sales manager, became Vice President of US Sales in 2012, and then NRK Product Line Manager in 2014.
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Contact any of us by phone at 757-565-1500.