Waterjet Cutting And Other Associations
AST is a proud member of a number of waterjet cutting and other industry related associations:
As the national representative of the precision custom manufacturing industry, the National Tooling and Machining Association (NTMA) exists to tell the story with a powerful voice. Backed by nearly 2,000 members, representing more than $40 billion in sales, the clout this organization collectively wield sis considerable. AST is a member of the North Texas Chapter.
The primary goals of WJTA-IMCA are enhancing communication within the waterjet cutting industry; facilitating cooperation between government, industry, university and research institutions; fostering foreign and domestic trade in waterjet cutting and cleaning products and industrial vacuum equipment and services; and
The mission of the Texas Glass Association is to serve the needs of owners, operators and employees of independent glass companies, engage in enhancing services and products offered to the general public, and to further the advancement of the glass industry in Texas and the United States.
The Texas Sign Association (TSA) was organized to enhance and promote the professionalism, knowledge and image of its members and the on premise sign industry. TSA provides members with research, training, education, communication, representation and many more services to promote the professionalism of the sign industry and association members.
The National Ornamental & Miscellaneous Metals Association (NOMMA) was formed in 1958 to serve the ornamental and miscellaneous metals industry. Today NOMMA has nearly 600 members across the U.S. and in over a dozen foreign countries. NOMMA members produce the full spectrum of ornamental and miscellaneous metalwork, ranging from railings to driveway gates, and from sculpture to light structural steel