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Haystack Gold

Drive supply chain savings, efficiency and risk mitigation

Need to locate hard-to-find components? Gauge supplier capabilities?

This defence parts and logistics resource provides comprehensive and up-to-date technical, pricing and availability data on more than 190 million defence equipment parts. The market leader for over 30 years, it delivers access to numerous commercial and government databases, and robust search functionality, batch reporting tools and access to subject matter experts help you:

  • Simplify part searching and reporting
  • Identify alternate sources of supply
  • Comply with specifications and standards
  • Validate, locate, and procure legacy forged items.
  • Manage obsolescence
  • Minimize supply chain and MRO risk


  • Acquisition
  • Purchasing
  • Engineering
  • Integrated logistics support
  • Obsolescence management
  • Sales and marketing
  • Maintenance, repair and overhaul

What’s Included


Content from 70 commercial and government database, including several unique to IHS:

  • The US Federal Logistics Information System
  • IHS National Forging Tool database
  • US Army, Navy, Air Force, Maine Corps and Coast Guard datasets
Search tools

Easy access to up-to-date information enabled by:

  • Comprehensive Super Search
  • Batch reporting tools
  • Multiple search options
Customer support

A range of dedicated support resources to maximize your subscription:

  • Dedicated customer care team
  • Account Management specialists
  • Subject matter experts (SMEs)
  • On-site and online training/demonstrations

Combine Haystack Gold’s capabilities with your organization’s systems and workflows:

  • On-demand access
  • Flexible data extraction capabilities
  • Multiple search parameters
  • WSDL (Web Services Description Language) access
  • SSL Security
  • XML connectivity

Industry Success Stories


Apr 29

News update: CACI reports third-quarter earnings - US defence services provider CACI reported its third-quarter... https://t.co/3UYHn4VEYS

Apr 29

Raytheon reports first-quarter earnings: Raytheon reported earnings for the first quarter of the company's fi... https://t.co/i6y3HJpl8E


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