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Field Technical Services

On-site Support and Training

Program Benefits

HA-International LLC Field Technical Services Department offers a full line of services tailored to the foundry industry. The department consists of 8 team members with over 150 years of combined "hands on" foundry experience in all facets of the foundry industry. HA-International has available a fully staffed and equipped research and sand test laboratory. Cooperative arrangements with several facilities pouring various types of metal allows us to determine casting performance of new systems or effects of process/product changes.

We are also globally affiliated with the HA Group which has a new R&D Facility in Hannover and a new Center of Competence in Baddeckenstedt that covers almost all stages of the foundry process.

Support Contacts

Contact us with questions or to schedule service.

Email: Technical Field Service Team

Telephone: 800.323.6863 then press 5

TECHNICAL SERVICE TEAM

COMMITMENT IS ACTION, NOT JUST WORDS.

IN 2021

 

FOUNDRIES SERVICED

119

TRIALS CONDUCTED

135

SERVICE CALLS

205

TRAINING CLASSES

11

PERSONS TRAINED

150+

Services Offered

In-Plant Technical Assistance

  • Full Service Audits
  • Calibrations & System Monitoring
  • Troubleshooting
    • Equipment
    • Sand
    • Coatings
    • Binder Packages
  • Trial Assistance
  • Engineering
  • Process Design Consultation and Recommendations Sand Lab Analysis

Sand Lab Analysis

  • Curing Characteristics
  • Cure Studies
  • Bench Life Studies
  • Refractory Coating Evaluations
  • Sand Tests
    • Loss On Ignition (LOI)
    • Screen Distribution
    • pH - ADV
    • Clay
    • Moisture

Environmental Services

  • On-Site Air Emissions Monitoring
  • Calibrations & System Monitoring
  • Industrial Hygiene Monitoring
  • Environmental Consulting

Casting Evaluations

  • Metals Poured
    • Gray and Ductile Irons
    • Steels
    • Non-Ferrous
  • Casting Evaluations
    • Process Variables
    • On-site Inspection
    • Metallurgical Assistance

Casting Defect Analysis

  • Defect Determination
  • Consultation and Recommendations

Training

  • Seminars
    • On-Site Training with existing equipment/personnel
    • Off-Site Classroom Training
    • Basic Chemistry
    • Sand Testing
    • Cold-Box
    • No-Bake
    • Health, Safety, & Environmental
  • Research & Development Technical Meetings