Over 100 Years of Experience
Hansen International, Inc. is a high focused engineering, manufacturing, and global sourcing company of commercial and industrical vehicle hardware and trim systems. Since 1920, Hansen has provided reliable product solutions while continously improving and innovating for customers. The traditon of quality, customer service, and growth continues today.
A.L. “Auggie” Hansen born in Copenhagen
Immigrated to the USA (Chicago, IL) with his family
Augie Hansen, at age 11, was awarded his first patent.
Auggie L. Hansen worked with Thomas Edison in Washington during WWI
Augie Hansen credited.
Chicago Tribune heralds Auggie as one of the business leaders defeating the
Great Depression by “inventing new business”
The original Ravenswood Ave. plant still stands today as condominiums
Hansen Automotive One Hand Tacker and Stapler on display at the Made-in-Chicago Museum
Hansen International acquired Salem Visor and established South Carolina Headquarters.
All manufacturing facilities consolidated into one location in Lexington SC
Salem Vent acquired
Lisa Beebe, 4th generation, named President
Celebrating 100 years in business