As a leader in the abrasive blasting industry, IDS Blast is a member of several associations committed to excellence in abrasive blasting and related fields.
The Society for Protective Coatings is the only non-profit association that is focused on the protection and preservation of concrete, steel and other industrial and marine structures and surfaces through the use of high-performance industrial coatings. SSPC is the leading source of information on surface preparation, coating selection, coating application, environmental regulations, and health and safety issues that affect the protective coatings industry.
NACE International is the leader in the corrosion engineering and science community, and is recognized around the world as the premier authority for corrosion control solutions. With more than 60 years of experience in developing corrosion prevention and control standards, NACE International has become the largest organization in the world committed to the study of corrosion.
The American Institute of Steel Construction’s mission is to make structural steel the material of choice by being the leader in structural-steel-related technical and market-building activities, including: specification and code development, research, education, technical assistance, quality certification, standardization, and market development. AISC has a long tradition of service to the steel construction industry providing timely and reliable information.
“The Powder Coating Institute is committed to serving its members by promoting the benefits of powder coating technology.” PCI’s general objectives are to Disseminate information promoting the benefits of powder coating to industry, government, and the consumer, Provide forums to identify and address major industry technical issues, Provide information and industry representation to governmental bodies, Inform members about domestic and worldwide powder coating activities and developments, Provide powder coating education programs, including a major technical conference and trade show & Ensure that available industry resources are utilized to fulfill the Institute's mission.
The American Rental Association (ARA) is the international trade association for owners of equipment rental businesses and manufacturers and suppliers of rental equipment. The ARA offers membership to rental store operators and companies that supply or manufacture equipment for the rental industry. ARA is a member-driven and member-dedicated association that is committed to providing a wide array of products and services that are of value to members - resources that help members run a more professional, efficient, profitable and safe operation.