Our Company History

Company History

Created as a joint venture company in 2001 between Delta-HA (Hüttenes Albertus) and Borden Chemicals, HA International, LLC serves the North American foundry industry as the largest supplier of products for core and mold production.

Today, HA International, LLC is part of the global HA Group. Our parent organization, Hüttenes Albertus Chemische Werke GmbH, is highly integrated in the global chemical industry and supplies the global foundry industry through a network of subsidiary and affiliated companies.

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About the Company

HA International offers the North American foundries the most comprehensive range of products supported in three market segments: Resins Systems for bonding sand; Resin Coated Sand (RCS) for the shell process; and Refractory Coatings.

Resin systems include: shell resins, ester cured phenolic coldbox and nobake resins, phenolic urethane coldbox and nobake resins, acid curing furan and phenolic resins, hot box resins, and inorganic binders. RCS’s available from HAI include products for general purpose, aluminum, low nitrogen and specialty coated sands such as zircon. Refractory coatings include products for iron, steel, and lost foam applications, and foundry ancillary products such as adhesives and release agents.