CDR Ernest Allen “Al” Parkin USN founded HAL, Inc. in 1992. CDR Parkin, whose honorable and highly decorated 25-year service as a US Naval Officer included Systems Integrator, Pilot (helicopter and fixed wing), and Senior Logistics Systems Architect. His vast development and leadership experience led him to create the first true logistics software system specifically focused on addressing the needs of project logistics companies that service large energy centric capital projects and the complexities therein from Conception to Consumption. HAL, Inc. brought that vision to market with C2C.
HAL, Inc.’s products were an immediate success and quickly grew industry-wide acceptance and a significant customer following. HAL, Inc. solutions eventually became the de facto standard in the industry resulting in many project-based shippers requiring the use of HAL, Inc. solutions for all their capital projects around the world.
Today, HAL, Inc. remains committed to the original vision of designing, developing, delivering and maintaining materials management and logistics solutions that are driven by industry need, advances in technology, and customer success.
HAL, Inc. maintains its industry leadership position providing a suite of cloud-based and mobile-enabled supply chain visibility solutions that easily integrate into the systems and processes of its client base. HAL, Inc. clients include small and medium size Export Packers and Warehousers to the Largest 3PL Companies and Shippers in the world.
The company’s strong management, fiscal responsibility, careful planning, and diligent research continue to be the standard operating procedure for HAL, Inc. ensuring the vision of our founder.