Associations Links

  • American Backflow Prevention Association

    The American Backflow Prevention Association is an organization whose members have a common interest in protecting drinking water from contamination through cross-connections. ABPA is an organization dedicated to education and technical assistance. Through its network of regions and chapters, local needs and interests are supported with the resources of the national organization. ABPA is committed to advancing all aspects of backflow prevention for the continued protection of all water users

  • American National Standards Institute

    The Institute oversees the creation, promulgation and use of thousands of norms and guidelines that directly impact businesses in nearly every sector: from acoustical devices to construction equipment, from dairy and livestock production to energy distribution, and many more. ANSI is also actively engaged in accreditation - assessing the competence of organizations determining conformance to standards.

  • American Society of Testing and Materials (ASTM)

    Working across borders, disciplines and industries we harness the expertise of over 30,000 members to create consensus and improve performance in manufacturing and materials, products and processes, systems and services.

  • American Water Works Association

    The American Water Works Association is an international, nonprofit, scientific and educational society dedicated to providing total water solutions assuring the effective management of water. Founded in 1881, the Association is the largest organization of water supply professionals in the world. Our membership includes over 3,900 utilities that supply roughly 80 percent of the nation's drinking water and treat almost half of the nation’s wastewater. Our nearly 50,000 total memberships represent the full spectrum of the water community: public water and wastewater systems, environmental advocates, scientists, academicians, and others who hold a genuine interest in water, our most important resource. AWWA unites the diverse water community to advance public health, safety, the economy, and the environment.

  • Bay Area Water Works Association

    BAWWA’s purpose is to provide opportunities for its members to interact with each other and exchange information and ideas as well as broaden its collective member’s knowledge and experiences relative to water works issues and industry developments and opportunities.

  • Central Coast Builders Association

    The Central Coast Builders Association is a non-profit trade association whose members represent a cross section of the construction industry. Since 1952 CCBA has been promoting the laws and regulations that benefit the construction industry and the general public. Our goal is to foster standards of quality and ethics between all persons engaged in this industry.

  • The Builders' Exchange of Stockton

    To Promote Ethical and Professional Business Practices in the Construction Industry. This is accomplished through the following: To give contractors accessibility to construction related information. To present educational programs with a focus on the construction industry. Have an involvement in the community that enhances a quality of living. Provide a social network of communication within the construction industry

  • Factory Mutual

    Risk Management

  • Irrigation Association

    The Irrigation Association is the leading membership organization for irrigation equipment and system manufacturers, dealers, distributors, designers, consultants, contractors and end users. The IA is dedicated to promoting efficient irrigation technologies, products and services.

  • McElroy

    The name McElroy is recognized worldwide as the most reliable, efficient, rugged and technically advanced pipe fusion equipment in the world. Our tools can be used for all thermoplastic pipe — including polyethylene, polypropylene and more.

  • National Fire Protection Association

    The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is a global nonprofit organization, established in 1896, devoted to eliminating death, injury, property and economic loss due to fire, electrical and related hazards.

  • National Sanitation Foundation International

    Manufacturers, regulators and consumers look to NSF International for the development of public health standards and certification programs that help protect the world’s food, water, consumer products and environment. Our mission is to protect and improve global human health. As an independent, accredited organization, we develop standards, and test and certify products and systems. We provide auditing, education and risk management solutions for public health and the environment.

  • North Coast Builders Exchange

    NCBE – The North Coast Builders Exchange is a non-profit contractors association that provides services and representation to construction-related firms in Sonoma, Mendocino, Lake, and Napa Counties.

  • Peninsula Builders Exchange

    Peninsula Builders Exchange is a non-profit, member-run association dedicated to improving the construction industry. We have been doing this since 1945

  • Plastic Pipe Institute (PPI)

    PPI members share a common interest in broadening awareness and creating opportunities that expand market share and extend the use of plastics pipe in all its many applications. As an association, PPI focuses collaborative efforts to accumulate data, concentrate facts and target resources toward advancements in applications and increases in widespread usage.

  • Santa Clara Builders Exchange

    The Builders’ Exchange of Santa Clara County is a nonprofit association of subcontractors, general contractors, architects, engineers, material supplier’s, manufacturers’ representatives and others closely related to the construction industry.

  • United Contractors

    United Contractors (UCON) is the leading union-affiliated contractors trade association in the state of California, representing heavy civil engineering companies of all sizes. These companies perform critical infrastructure work including: grading, paving, utility, bridge, pipeline, power, water, transit rail, airport and more.