Industry

Industry Involvement

SOPREMA has involvement in a variety of industry associations and organizations.  For more information regarding our involvement or the industry, please visit the links below.

ABAA – Air Barrier Association of America
ABAA is the center of excellence in the air barrier industry. The associations long term strategy revolves around a number of intertwining goals including educating, lobbying and marketing of the industry to government, the professional community, building owners, utilities and other industry stakeholders.

ARMA – Asphalt Roofing Manufacturers Association
ARMA is a trade association representing the majority of North America’s asphalt roofing manufacturing companies, plus their raw material suppliers. The association includes almost 95 percent of the nation’s manufacturers of bituminous-based roofing products.

ASTM International
ASTM International, formerly known as the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM), is a globally recognized leader in the development and delivery of international voluntary consensus standards.

AIA – The American Institute of Architects
The AIA serves as the voice of the architecture profession and the resource for our members in service to society.

CSI – Construction Specifications Institute
CSI was founded in March 1948 by the specification writers of government agencies who came together to improve the quality of construction specifications.

FRSA – Florida Roofing, Sheet Metal & Air Conditioning Contractors Association
The Florida Roofing, Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors Association was founded in 1922 to bring together contractors as well as businesses with related interests.

FM Global
FM Global provides comprehensive global commercial and industrial property insurance, engineering-driven underwriting and risk management solutions, groundbreaking property loss prevention research and prompt, professional claims handling.

ICC – International Code Council
The International Code Council is a member-focused association. It is dedicated to developing model codes and standards used in the design, build and compliance process to construct safe, sustainable, affordable and resilient structures.

Miami-Dade County
Manufacturers of construction products and assemblies seeking to obtain approval of their products may obtain Miami-Dade County services including the review of the technical documentation (tests reports, engineering analysis, installation procedures, etc.) provided by our customers to verify compliance with the Building Code. Services also include Quality Assurance of the manufactured products or the manufacturing process.

MRCA – Midwest Roofing Contractors Association
The Midwest Roofing Contractors Association (MRCA) is an association of roofing contractors that have joined together to develop and administer programs and services that help member companies build their business, save them money while continually working to improve the roofing industry.

NERCA –  North/East Roofing Contractors Association
NERCA is the regional roofing contractors association covering the northeast part of the country.

NRCA – National Roofing Contractors Association
The National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA) is one of the construction industry’s most respected trade associations and the voice of roofing professionals and leading authority in the roofing industry for information, education, technology and advocacy.

RCI
RCI is an international association of building envelope consultants.  Our members specialize in design, investigation, repair and management of roofing, exterior wall and waterproofing systems.

SPRI – Single Ply Roofing Industry
SPRI is the recognized technical and statistical authority on the Single Ply Roofing Industry. SPRI provides the best forum for its members to collectively focus their industry expertise and efforts on critical industry issues.

SWRI – Sealant, Waterproofing and Restoration Institute
The Sealant, Waterproofing and Restoration Institute is an international trade association that represents the commercial sealant, waterproofing and restoration construction industry.

UL – Underwriters Laboratories
UL is a global independent safety science company offering expertise across six key strategic businesses: Commercial & Industrial, Environment, Information & Insights, Life & Health, Consumer and Workplace Health & Safety.

WSRCA – Western States Roofing Contractors Association
Western States Roofing Contractors Association is a nonprofit regional association of roofing, roof deck and waterproofing contractors and industry related associate members.