A not-for-profit technical institute and trade association serving the structural steel design community and construction industry in the US. Mission to make structural steel the material of choice by specification and code development, research, education, technical assistance, quality certification, standardization and market development.
Throughout its history, the ANSI Federation has maintained as its primary goal the enhancement of global competitiveness of U.S. business and the American quality of life by promoting and facilitating voluntary consensus standards and conformity assessmen
ASM International, The Materials Information Society, is the world's leading society for reliable information and data on metals, engineered materials and processes. The 36,000-member society is headquartered near Cleveland, Ohio.
Integrated management and administration of processes are some of the challenges that developing companies encounter. ALL SERV offers support in the implantation and integration of quality systems by systematically evaluating the development processes to attain the level of acceptance sought by a client.
The Institute plays a pivotal role in the industry's ongoing renewal and in realizing its vision of the future steel industry. It engages in a wide variety of collective and collaborative activities, organized into five major areas: Communications, Manufacturing and Technology, Market Development, Public Policy, Statistics.
ASME International is the non-profit organization for mechanical engineers and has over 100,000 members. We offer professional development through short courses, conferences and distance learning. Please see our Website.
The Association of Iron and Steel Engineers is the largest member-based technical organization in the steel industry—worldwide. Dedicated to the advancement of technical and engineering phases of the production and processing of iron and steel, the theme for the future is International Technology for World Competition.
Machine Vision Online is sponsored by the Automated Imaging Association, and provides information to help engineers, managers and executives apply and justify machine vision components, systems and solutions. The site includes a Buyer's Guide with a search engine function, plus feature articles, daily news updates, case studies, technical papers, event calendar, job openings, an "Ask the Experts" forum, and much more.
EWI provides materials joining services in the areas of contract research, consulting, applications development, R&D, assessments, benchmarking, and education & training. The NJC is a national resource committed to developing, deploying and disseminating materials joining technology to the U.S. Navy, the Department of Defense, their contractors and U.S. industry.
Materials is an interdisciplinary field stretching over a wide variety of disciplines including ceramics; corrosion; electrical, mechanical, environmental, chemical, and civil engineering; glass; metallurgy; materials testing; polymers, composites, bio-materials; electronic materials; solid state chemistry; condensed matter physics; welding, joining and cutting; and standards.
The Gases and Welding Distributors Association works to increase the productivity and profitability of Welding Supply and Industrial Gas Distributors and the businesses that support them. Through a wide spectrum of Association programs and services, designed by and for members, GAWDA is the primary resource for all member companies to achieve their ultimate and common goals - safety awareness and improved profitability.
The Laser Institute of America is the professional membership society dedicated to fostering lasers, laser applications and safety worldwide. Serving the industrial, medical, research and government communities, LIA offers technical information and networking opportunities to laser users from around the globe.
The Materials Research Society is a non-profit organization which brings together scientists, engineers and research managers from industry, government, academia and research laboratories to share findings in the research and development of new materials of technological importance.
Nondestructive Testing Management Association Web Site. This association was formed to provide a forum for the open exchange of managerial, technical, and regulatory information critical to the successful management of NDT personnel and activities.
NSSN BASIC is a free online information service providing access to bibliographic information for more than 225,000 approved standards. Search our online catalog for title words or document numbers to find out if the standard you need exists, and if so, w
The National Center for Construction Education and Research will provide world class craft training materials, opportunities for leadership growth, and effective safety training that will enhance productivity, cost-effectiveness and the image of the construction industry.
The National Coil Coating Association (NCCA) is an established trade organization dedicated to the growth of coil coated products. They provide the coil coating service and are leading manufactures and suppliers of metal, coatings, chemicals, and equipment.
NCSEA was formed to constantly improve the level of standard of practice of the structural engineering profession throughout the United States, and to provide an identifiable resource for those needing communication with the profession.
Creators of the Individual Detailer Certification Program (I.D.C.) for experienced detailers with proven levels of expertise as industry professionals are in search of quality shop drawings with the framework of various codes and specifications and contract documents. The IDC program is established to examine and evaluate individuals detailing knowledge and issue a certificate attesting to that level of knowledge.
The Precision Metalforming Association (PMA) is the full-service trade association representing the $41 billion metalforming industry of North America—the industry that creates precision metal products using stamping, fabricating and other value-added processes. Its nearly 1,600 member companies include metal stampers, fabricators, spinners, slide formers and roll formers, as well as suppliers of equipment, materials and services to the industry.
The RWMA membership helps companies make informed decisions in their daily business life. Members meet twice each year to work with their peers on industry standards; discover insight on challenging business issues; keep abreast of industry trends; and learn the latest in industry technology. The RWMA promotes a high standard of ethics in the industry, and encourages the adoption of practices and methods that make for greater economy and efficiency.
Robotics Online is sponsored by Robotic Industries Association, and provides information to help engineers, managers and executives apply and justify robotics and flexible automation. The site includes a Buyer's Guide with a search engine function, plus feature articles, daily news updates, case studies, technical papers, event calendar, job openings, an "Ask the Experts" forum, and much more.
The Sociedad Mexicana para la Soldadura (SMS) exists for and in behalf of the welding Industry in México, having the purpose to support and promote the improvement of education and training in all areas of welding through the development and promotion of technology having the community as the recipient of the improvements.
In 1998 the North American steel industry will continue the dramatic transformation it began in the 1970s. Electric arc furnace ("EAF") carbon steel producers, or "minimills," which are now among the most competitive steelmakers in the world, will continue to take the lead in such areas as worker productivity, cost savings, energy efficiency, shorter production times, and environmental improvements.
The Steel Recycling Institute (SRI), a unit of the American Iron and Steel Institute, is an industry association that promotes and sustains the recycling of all steel products. The SRI educates the solid waste industry, government, business and ultimately the consumer about the benefits of steel's infinite recycling cycle.
SEAOI upholds and preserves the Illinois Engineering Act and carries out its prime purpose of safeguarding the lives and property of the public. In addition SEAOI promotes legislation conductive to the good practice of engineering, encourages engineering education and advancement of the art and science of structural engineering, familiarizes the public with the role and abilities of the membership and cooperates with other professions when the goals and aspirations coincide with SEAOI and are in the interest of the public.
One of Europe's largest independent contract research and technology organisations. Over 400 staff, with a unique blend of technical backgrounds, international experience and language skills, work with industry world-wide to apply joining technology effec