Related Industries & Associations

  • American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA)
  • American Institute of Architects (AIA)
  • American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE)
  • American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM)
  • American Society of Certified Engineering Technicians (ASCET)
  • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
  • American Society of Hospital Engineers (ASHE)
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
  • Associated General Contractors of America (AGC)
  • Association of the Wall and Ceiling Industry (AWCI)
  • Door Hardware Institute (DHI)
  • Doors & Access Systems Manufacturers Association (DASMA)
  • Firestop Contractors International Association (FCIA)
  • Gypsum Association (GA)
  • Hollow Metal Mfg. Association (HMMA)
  • International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC)
  • National Association American Manufacturers (NAAM)
  • National Association of State Fire Marshals (NASFM)
  • National Fire Chiefs Council (NFCC)
  • National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE)
  • National Wood Window and Door Association (NWWDA)
  • Steel Door Institute (SDI)
  • Underwriters Laboratories (UL)
  • Underwriters Laboratoriesof Canada (ULC)
  • Western Fire Chiefs Association (WFCA)
  • Window and Door Manufacturing Association (WDMA)

Accreditation Bodies (ABs) and
Authorities Having Jurisdiction (AHJs).

  • ASTM – American Standards and Test Methods (issues the ASTM test standards)
  • CSA – Canadian Standards Association (accreditation body, issues standards, does testing and product certification, similar to UL – Underwriter’s Laboratory)
  • ICC – International Code Council (issues the IBC- International Building Codes)
  • IMO – International Maritime Organization (accreditation body that issues standards for water-related regulations with shipping and other commercial matters)
  • ISO – International Standards Organization (accreditation body and issues standards)
  • NASFM – National Association of State Fire Marshals
  • NFPA – National Fire Protection Association (issues test standards and maintenance guides)
  • SCC – Standards Council of Canada (issues standards and may also do accreditation)

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