"A Testimonial from a Superior Die Set Partner"
The Precision Metalforming Association (PMA) – represents the interests of nearly 1,500+ member companies in the industry of metal forming. Member manufacturing processes include metal stamping, sheet metal fabrication, metal spinning, roll forming, slide forming, and spring making. It also includes manufacturers and suppliers of equipment, materials, or services.
The National Tooling and Machining Association (NTMA) – is a trade organization representing the precision custom manufacturing industry throughout the United States. Organized in 1943, NTMA is incorporated under the state laws of Ohio. Today, it consists of approximately 2,700+ precision custom manufacturers.
The Tool, Die & Machining Association of Wisconsin (TDMAW) – is an independent organization chartered in 1937 for the purpose of providing a forum for Wisconsin independent tool, die, and machine shop owners. They discuss, in a social atmosphere, mutual problems affecting our industry and exchange various ideas in business management. They are also committed to educating the community, parents, and students about the industry through scholarships and seminars.
The Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) – headquartered in Dearborn, Michigan, is an international organization dedicated to serving its members and the manufacturing community through the advancement of professionalism, knowledge, and learning. Founded in 1932, SME has nearly 65,000 members in 70 countries. The society also sponsors some 275 chapters, districts, and regions, as well as 240 student chapters worldwide.
The Forging Industry Association (FIA) – headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, offers process-specific information, statistical, training, educational, and technical services, and acts as a common voice on legislative and regulatory issues on behalf of the metal forging community in North America.
The American Mold Builders Association (AMBA) – was established in 1973, and over the last 40 years, has been the ONLY trade group that dedicates itself to just one industry – mold manufacturing. AMBA members are companies that build tools, dies, and molds for injection, blow, compression, thermoform, and other molding applications. AMBA Partners are companies that serve and support the mold manufacturing industry.