Industry Today Volume 22 Issue 3

Hitchiner Manufacturing supplies zero defect ferrous investment castings used in automotive, aerospace and industrial applications. David Soyka reports. INVESTME inding ways to do things smarter is the guiding philosophy of Hitchiner Manufacturing, a leading and unique supplier of complete-to-print, high-vol- ume, complex thin-wall investment castings and fully-finished casting-based subassemblies and components. However, the same competitive advantages that set Hitchiner apart in its pri- mary customer base of aerospace/defense and automotive extend to other markets and appli- cations, including industrial gas turbine, solar energy, medical and other general industrial parts. “Our technology sets us apart,” Chairman and CEO John H. Morison III, notes. In the 1960s, F 68 INDUSTRY TODAY PROFILE | HITCHINER