Industry Associations

RS is a proud member of the following industry associations:
 

American Composite Manufacturers Association (ACMA) logo

 

The American Composites Manufacturers Association (ACMA) is the world’s largest composites industry trade group. By delivering invaluable education and events, access to market intelligence, and by working with regulators and legislators, ACMA serves as the center of expertise and competence and an essential driver of industry growth and prosperity.

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American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) logo

 

Through the expertise of its active membership, ASCE is a leading provider of technical and professional conferences and continuing education, the world’s largest publisher of civil engineering content, and an authoritative source for codes and standards that protect the public.

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International Council on Large Electrical Systems (CIGRE) logo

 

CIGRE is a global community committed to the collaborative development and sharing of power system expertise. The community features thousands of professionals from over 90 countries and 1250 member organisations, including some of the world’s leading experts.

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Edison Electric Institute (EEI) logo

 

The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) is the association that represents all U.S. investor-owned electric companies, and more than 65 international electric companies. Organized in 1933, EEI provides public policy leadership, strategic business intelligence, and essential conferences and forums.

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Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) logo

 

IEEE and its members inspire a global community to innovate for a better tomorrow through its more than 400,000 members in more than 160 countries, and its highly cited publications, conferences, technology standards, and professional and educational activities. IEEE is the trusted “voice” for engineering, computing, and technology information around the globe.

 


Publications

Third-party publications on the topic of composite poles can be found below:
 

American Composite Manufacturers Association (ACMA) logo

 

ANSI Approved: Standard Specification for FRP Composite Utility Poles

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American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) logo

 

Manual of Practice 104 - Recommended Practice for Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Products for Overhead Utility Line Structures, Second Edition

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Centre for Energy Advancement through Technical Innovation (CEATI) logo

 

Guide for the Use of Composite Poles, Crossarms and Braces CEATI Report No. T124700-6012 / T123700-3240

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International Council on Large Electrical Systems (CIGRE) logo

 

Transmission Line Structures with Fiber Reinforced Polymer (FRP) Composite Poles