From their facilities in Indiana, PA, H&W Global Industries (H&W), Inc. is a provider of metal immersion processes to manufacturers. H&W provides passivating, chemfilm and electroless nickel coating services and power coating. The demand for anodizing from customers has steadily increased over the last 5 years. In 2010, H&W purchased a new building and was looking to purchase anodizing process equipment to expand the capabilities and capacity of the company.
Catalyst Connection’s, Managing Director of Financial Services, Art Tintori, assisted H&W president, J.P. Habets, to explore financing options to secure the needed capital. As a result, H&W received financing from three sources: Catalyst Connection’s Manufacturing Technology Loan Fund, Indiana County and the Southwestern PA Commission’s ARC loan.