Harvard Factory Automation


Founded in 1995, Harvard Factory Automation is committed to providing unbeatable service, innovative engineering support and prompt delivery of superior products to the plastics industry. Our staff has over 75 years of manufacturing and engineering experience.

HFA provides professionally engineered conveyor products to customers who are maintaining or expanding their factory automation capabilities. HFA has a reputation for superior technical expertise and engineering creativity.

HFA’s state of the art design and manufacturing facility in Harvard, Illinois, is well equipped and flexible enough to guarantee on-time delivery of custom equipment as well as our standard products.

HFA has become, over the past 21 years, one of the most respected automation companies in the Plastics Injection Molding Industry, largely due to our innovative, user friendly designs; clean, extruded-aluminum framing; and our unbeatable customer service.  HFA has in their employment over 50 years of experience in automation and engineering, with our expertise being in the Medical Molding Industry.

Our product line has grown from the 4 basic conveyors that are showcased on our brochure cover to more than 25 standard products and hundreds of custom automation systems specific to our customer applications. We have branched out from serving not only local customers, but now molders in Hawaii, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Europe, Canada and Costa Rica, with growing interest from the Chinese Medical Market. Our facility in Harvard services customers all over the world!
Our engineers are constantly thinking of new, innovative ways of saving time, money and space for our customers and are experts at taking an application that was said to be impossible and making it work. Our extruded aluminum framing with no painted parts make our equipment ideal for a clean environment.

With equipment designed to run 365 days a year, 7 days a week, 24 hours a day, it’s no wonder why HFA is turning heads and gaining the interests in several countries.