Associations

Metal Construction Association (MCA) 
Develops programs to promote use of metal in construction through marketing, technology, and education
www.metalconstruction.org
International Association for Cold Storage Construction (IACSC)
Promotes standards of practice for the cold storage construction industry in political, legal and regulatory areas
www.iacsc.org
The Metal Initiative
Educates building owners, architects, and contractors about the use and selection of metal roofs and walls in commercial, industrial, and institutional buildings
www.themetalinitiative.com
International Association of Refrigerated Warehouses (IARW)
Guiding authority on controlled-temperature warehousing and distribution management
www.iarw.org
American Iron and Steel Institute
A trade association that represents the North American steel producers
www.steel.org
National Roofing Contractors Association
A trade association that represents professional roofing contractors worldwide.
www.nrca.net
National Fire Protection Association
Develops codes and standards pertaining to fire prevention, minimizing risks and public safety.
www.nfpa.org
Self Storage Association
A trade association that represents the owners and operators of self storage facilities.
www.selfstorage.org
Construction Specifiers Institute
A national association dedicated to creating standards and formats to improve construction documents and project delivery.
www.csinet.org
United States Green Building Council
A non-profit organization committed to expanding sustainable building practices.
www.usgbc.org
Canadian Green Building Council
A non-profit organization committed to expanding sustainable building practices in Canada.
www.cagbc.org
Design-Build Institute of America
A national organization that defines, teaches and promotes best practices in design-build.
www.dbia.org