LAI International

LAI International is a premier provider of highly-engineered, mission-critical components since 1979. We help OEMs meet production goals by delivering high quality complex components on time, every time, at the right value.

LAI International is renowned for our cutting-edge precision component manufacturing that solutions:

Conventional CNC 5-Axis Machining

  • Turning
  • Milling
  • Horizontal
  • VTL

Non-Conventional 5-Axis Machining

  • EDM (high speed drilling, plunge, wire)
  • Laser (CO2, fiber optic, YAG)
  • Water jet

NADCAP Certified Additive Manufacturing

  • Directed Energy Deposition (DED)
  • Direct Metal Deposition (DMD)
  • Electron Beam Melting (EBM)
  • Laser Powder Bed Fusion

Certified Special Processes

  • Assembly/Die cutting
  • Laser heat treating and welding
  • MIG/TIG/E-Beam welding
  • Shot peening

We specialize in serving top-tier Customers from the most demanding industries, such as:

  • Aerospace and defense
  • Medical device
  • Energy/Power/Water
  • Specialty Melting

Through decades of delivery performance fueled by our culture of innovation and exceptional engineering, LAI specializes in the core phases of the product lifecycle, from R&D (Research & Development) to NPI (New Product Introduction), LRIP (Low Rate Initial Production) and FRP (Full Rate Production). In addition, we are experts in cutting edge technologies, as demonstrated by becoming the first ever NADCAP certified Additive Manufacturer in the world.

LAI exceeds its QDC (Quality, Delivery, and Cost) commitments by:

  1. Positioning Integrated Product Teams (IPTs), delivering the best in class Customer service
  2. Utilizing Lean/Six Sigma operational excellence performance
  3. Providing risk mitigating multi-site redundancy across its locations

LAI prides itself on being easy to work with and a true strategic partner with our Customers. We always have, and always will, solve tomorrow’s complex component manufacturing problems today!

LAI utilizes multiple suppliers to establish redundant production sites on key programs. Each vendor has unique technical capabilities that complement each other that differentiate LAI from smaller, regional competitors, and allow them to handle multiple work scopes.