State of the Art Facilities
HA International’s Research and Development facilities are housed at the same location as the global headquarters at Westmont, Illinois, a Chicago suburb. The state-of-the-art facilities are capable of conducting analytical chemistry evaluations and synthesizing resin polymers and coatings for applications in the foundry field.
The laboratores are also equipped with sand mixing and core making equipment that is capable of simulating the use of our products in the foundry environment. Our R&D test methods are critical in relation to assuring HAI products meet all of the requirements for producing sound castings in your foundry.
HAI supports the largest R&D staff in the industry dedicated to improving technology in the sand binder, refractory coating and resin coated sand fields.
The members of the HA International R&D Team have the benefit of decades of experience in the foundry field, and combined knowledge and resources of two parent companies which are global leaders in the foundry products market.
HAI maintains a high profile in relation to new and improved products for the foundry industry and our innovative R&D efforts will continue to emphasize improvement to enhance foundry productivity.