Industry Associations

Association of Metropolitan Sewerage Agencies (AMSA) AMSA represents the interests of wastewater treatment agencies through crafting legislative and regulatory policy that incorporates comprehensive watershed management into our national clean water program. www.amsa-cleanwater.org
American Public Works Association (APWA) APWA serves its members by promoting professional excellence and public awareness through education, advocacy and the exchange of knowledge. www.apwa.net
American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) The Pipeline Infrastructure Committee (PINS) of the American Society of Civil Engineers regularly considers issues pertaining to trenchless technology. www.asce.org
American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) Developer and provider of voluntary consensus standards, related technical information, and services having internationally recognized quality and applicability that promote public health and safety, and the overall quality of life; contribute to the reliability of materials, products, systems and services; and facilitate national, regional, and international commerce. www.astm.org
  American Water Works Association (AWWA) Established in 1881, the American Water Works Association is the largest nonprofit, scientific and educational association dedicated to managing and treating water, the world’s most important resource. With approximately 50,000 members, AWWA provides solutions to improve public health, protect the environment, strengthen the economy and enhance our quality of life. www.awwa.org
  Louisiana Tech University Trenchless Technology Center (TTC) The Trenchless Technology Center was established to promote research, development and technology transfer in the trenchless construction and rehabilitation industry. www.latech.edu/tech/engr/ttc/
nace National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) NACE International is a professional technical society dedicated to protecting the environment, promoting public safety, and reducing the economic impact of corrosion by advancing the knowledge of corrosion engineering and science. www.nace.org
North American Society of Sewer Service Contractors (NASSCO) NASSCO is an industry resource for specification guidelines, industry practices, inspector training, and new technology know-how. Dedicated to providing high quality products and services to the pipeline rehabilitation industry. www.nassco.org
North American Society for Trenchless Technology (NASTT) NASTT is a multiple disciplinary society of individuals and organizations with professional, utilitarian or environmental interests in Trenchless Technology. www.nastt.org
National Rural Water Association (NRWA) NRWA is America’s largest utility membership association serving over 19,000 water and wastewater utilities. www.nrwa.org
National Utility Contractors Association (NUCA) NUCA has a trenchless technology committee. www.nuca.com
Water Environment Federation (WEF) Trade association focused upon preserving and enhancing the global water environment. www.wef.org
The Society of Protective Coatings (SSPC) SSPC’s long-term goals include the development of a Knowledge Center that gathers technical information about good practice that members can use in their work. www.sspc.org
Trenchless Technology, Inc. Publication source for all information on the Trenchless Technology Industry. Trenchless Technology, Inc. also conducts the HDD Rodeo, and the Trenchless Field Seminars (TFS). www.ttmag.com
Oildom Publishing Web site of the publishers of Underground Construction Magazine, Pipeline & Gas Journal, Pipeline News and Rehabilitation Technology. www.undergroundinfo.com