All You Need is Hunter

Since 1964 our machinery, operating at foundries around the world and running for decades at a time, has been delivering on the promise of reliability for Hunter customers year in, and year out.

The Hunter Foundry Machinery Corporation is world-famous for pioneering and innovating the world's best, most reliable automated matchplate molding machines, as well as the most complete line of mold handling systems anywhere.

Our Mission

Hunter Foundry OfficeSince its founding in 1964 as Hunter Automated Machinery Corporation, the mission of Hunter Foundry Machinery Corporation has been to develop the most innovative solutions possible for the automation of green sand matchplate molding and mold handling processes throughout the foundry industry.

Our Founder

In 1963, William Allan "Al" Hunter had an idea for a new automated green sand molding machine. He founded Hunter Automated Machinery in 1964. The molding machine has evolved over the years with many refinements and technological improvements.

Our Commitment

Our single focus is, has always been, and will always be the foundry industry. Our inventions have earned nearly 150 patents around the world. And our innovations have reached from 1964 into the 21st century.

Our Reach

Today, with nearly 1,800 molding machines and mold handling systems installed around the world, Hunter Foundry Machinery Corporation’s sales and service operations extend from manufacturing sites in North America and China through offices in the U.S., Europe, India and Shanghai to every corner of the globe.

Your Advantage

Hunter FoundryCustomer access to technical support by phone and online, as well as our $12 million parts inventory, serve to maintain each machine's original production capability. This is “The Hunter Advantage.”


Hunter Foundry's global reputation for quality and reliability is based on the decades-long-lasting foundry machinery it builds. Since 1964, our products have been built on the fact that using our prescribed methods of maintenance and genuine Hunter replacement parts, your Hunter Foundry equipment will last for decades. That’s what we call THE HUNTER ADVANTAGE, and why more foundries use Hunter than any other matchplate molding and mold handling machinery in the world.




American Made
AFS Member
Foundry Education


Hunter Foundry Machinery Corporation is honored to serve as an active member of the industry's leading associations, such as the American Foundry Society (AFS) and the Foundry Educational Foundation (FEF).