Associations and Memberships
As an accredited industry leader, our involvement in the industry community is very important to us. We maintain relationships with the following associations:
- Crane Manufacturers Association of America (CMAA)
An independent trade association affiliated with the material handling industry.
- Hoist Manufacturers Institute (HMI)
Affiliation of the Material Handling Industry of America (MHIA), the largest U.S. material handling and logistics association that represents the leading providers of material handling and logistics solutions.
- American National Standards Institute (ANSI)
Coordinates the U.S. voluntary consensus standards system and approves American National Standards.
- Material Handling Institute (MHI)
The educational wing of the MHIA.
- National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA)
The trade association of the electrical manufacturing industry.
- Association of Iron and Steel Engineers (AISE)
Committed to advancing the technical development, production, processing, and application of iron and steel.
- American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
Offers opportunities to share new concepts, spearhead solutions, and advance the science and practice of mechanical engineering. Includes the ASME B30 Committee, ASME NOG-1 Committee for nuclear facilities, and B30.20 covering below the hook lifting equipment (BTH).
- National Safety Council (NSC)
Nonprofit, public service organization promoting health and safety in the United States.
- Association for Iron & Steel Technology (AIST)
Committed to presenting superior technical meetings, conferences, exhibits, and publications to better serve those involved in the iron and steel community.
- American Gear Manufacturers Association (AGMA)
A global organization of diversified services including technical standards and business management practices.
- Canadian Standards Association (CSA)
A not-for-profit standards organization which develops standards in 57 areas including the CAN/CSA Z299 series of quality assurance standards.
- American Welding Society (AWS)
Devoted to promoting welding and related processes and to supporting those who contribute to the industry.
- National Electrical Code (NEC)
Also known as NFPA 70, a standard for the safe installation of electrical wiring and equipment in the United States.
- Underwriters Laboratories Inc. (UL)
Develops standards and test procedures for products, materials, components, assemblies, tools and equipment, chiefly dealing with product safety.