Quality, Research & Development
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.
Operational excellence defines HA-International’s performance standard. It represents our commitment to continuously improving everything we do.
HA-International is the leading industry producer of foundry resins, resin coated sands, and refractory coating and has earned this market leadership position and outstanding reputation through a long-term commitment to operational excellence.
HA-International products are manufactured at three primary locations in North America:
All of HA-International’s primary manufacturing facilities have met the rigorous quality standards required for ISO 9001:2015 certification.
International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001:2015 is the most updated standard of its kind and focuses on quality management systems and performance. It assists companies in developing a management system that aligns quality with their wider business strategy. There is a focus on risk-based thinking and accountability in all organizational processes that help improve communications, efficiency, and implementation of continuous improvement.
HA-International also supplies products manufactured at a number of strategic locations across North America and has ongoing programs at all locations to maintain and expand our certification under both ISO and QS guidelines.