International does what Austin Powder Company does in North America-
makes industrial explosives and breaks rock. AI takes the strengths
of Austin Powder and matches them to various opportunities around
the world. These opportunities have resulted in many acquisitions,
investments, start-ups, joint ventures, licensees, and new customers
operating in many places around the world.
Austin International companies are currently helping to widen the Panama Canal, build roads and hyrdro tunnels in Mexico, extract gold in Argentina and Ecuador, mine copper in Chile, Poland and Bulgaria, extract salt in Germany, find gas in Bolivia and Saudi Arabia and build tunnels in Austria.
The company is a subsidiary of Austin Powder Holdings, and has operated since 1985.