National Association of Elevator Contractors serves the interests of the elevator, escalator and accessibility equipment industry by promoting safe and reliable vertical transportation through education, networking with peers, and exposure to new technologies. Our vision is to be the premier Association that provides safety, training and education to all facets of the industry.
ACEC is the business association of America's engineering industry, representing independent engineering companies throughout the United States engaged in the study, design and development of environmental, water resources, industrial, transportation and other programs throughout the world. Headquartered in Washington, DC, ACEC is a national federation of 51 state and regional organizations.
AISI‚Äôs overall mission centers around common goals and a clear vision for the future: to provide high-quality, value-added products to a wide array of customers; to lead the world in innovation and technology in the production of steel; to produce steel in a safe and environmentally friendly manner; and to increase the market for North American steel in both traditional and innovative applications.
ANSI is a nonprofit, privately funded membership organization that coordinates the development of U.S. voluntary national standards and is the U.S. member body to the non-treaty international standards bodies such as the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and through the U.S. National Committee, the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC).
APTA has over 1,600 members representing transit systems that carry 96% of North American riders by bus and rail, and private firms doing business with transit industry: manufacturers, suppliers, builders and consultants. APTA is a cooperative, nonprofit association.
The American Society for Quality is a knowledge-based global community of quality experts, with more than 90,000 members worldwide dedicated to the promotion and advancement of quality tools, principles, and practices in their workplace and in their communities. Established in 1946, ASQ supports its members by providing a wide range of resources, from certification and training to publications and conferences.
The ASME A17 Elevator and Escalator Committee develops safety codes and standards for elevators, escalators and related equipment. ASME also develops other codes and standards, publishes technical journals and conducts educational programs in the mechanical engineering field.