American Supply Association (ASA)
The American Supply Association is a federation of regional and national organizations serving the plumbing, heating, cooling and piping (PHCP) industry. This site contains information about ASA, EC technology, and links to industry-related sites.
American Petroleum Institute (API)
The American Petroleum Institute is the primary trade association representing the oil and natural gas industry in the United States. Our membership includes more than 400 corporations involved in all aspects of the oil and gas industry.
ASTM International is one of the world’s largest voluntary standards development organizations providing standards for materials, products, systems and services.
FM Global (Factory Mutual)
FM Global, one of the world’s largest commercial and industrial property insurance and risk management organizations specializing in property protection.
Electrical Industry Affiliations
National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA)
NEMA is a U.S. organization representing and serving America’s electroindustry companies. NEMA’s activities include product and process standardization, government agency liaison, international trade, market research and education.
National Electrical Manufacturers Representatives Association (NEMRA)
NEMRA supports and advances the development of independent reprasentatives for the electrical industry.
National Association of Electrical Distributors (NAED)
NAED is the voice of the electrical distributor, providing members with tools, information and assistance to help them thrive and improve the electrical distribution channel.
Integrated Business Communications Alliance (IBCA)
Formerly known as the Industry Bar Code Alliance, this organization has expanded its scope to better serve its members’ needs. Along with promoting the use of bar codes, IBCA will address the issues of electronic commerce.
Pipe and Electrical Industry Affiliations
GS1 US (formerly Uniform Code Council Inc.)
GS1 US, in cooperation with the GS1 International, administers the UCC/EAN system. The UCC/EAN system consists of product and serialized identification codes, application identifiers and associated symbologies.
Steel Tube Institute of North America (STI)
The Steel Tube Institute of North America is an organization that promotes North America’s steel tubular products industry, providing information, support and resources for member companies and the industry at large.
Construction Specifications Institute (CSI)
The goal of the Construction Specifications Institute is to facilitate communications within the non-residential building industry by meeting the need for clear specifications, standards and informational organization.
National Institute of Building Sciences (NIBS)
Source of information on matters of building regulation, science and technology.
National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)
The NFPA provides the latest information on fire safety and related issues. This site contains information about the NFPA, its publication, educational programs, articles on fire safety, and links to additional fire safety related sites. It is the source of the NFPA 13 standard and the latest sprinkler system technology, and home of the National Electrical Code® publications covering requirements for a safe electrical installation.
Underwriters Laboratories Inc. (UL)
UL is an independent, not-for-profit product safety testing and certification organization. They have tested products for public safety for more than a century. Each year, more than 16 billion UL Marks are applied to products worldwide.
Chain Link Fence Manufacturers Institute (CLFMI)
A 46-year-old trade association representing the manufacturers of chain link fence fabric, framework, fittings and the materials to manufacture these products.
American Fence Association (AFA)
The American Fence Association is a national association of fence contractors dedicated to promoting the highest level of professionalism, ethics and product standards.
Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA)
SEIA works to expand the use of solar technologies, strengthen research and development, remove market barriers, and improve education and outreach for solar.