* Australasian Corrosion Association (ACA) - The ACA is a not-for-profit, membership Association which disseminates information on corrosion and its prevention or control by providing training, seminars, conferences, publications and other activities.


* ASM Thermal Spray Society - Founded in 1994, the ASM Thermal Spray Society has grown to a membership of approximately 1,500 individuals around the globe representing over 500 leading companies, research institutions and universities. The leading global source for thermal spray information.


* International Thermal Spray Association – The International thermal Spray Association, a standing committee of the American Welding Society, is a professional industrial association dedicated to expanding the use of thermal spray technologies for the benefit of industry and society.


* Heavy Engineering Research Association (HERA) - The NZ Heavy Engineering Research Association was established in 1978 as an industry owned, non-profit research organisation dedicated to serving the needs of metal-based industries in New Zealand.


* Steel Bridge Development Group (BDG) formed in March 2004 as an initiative of HERA's Structural Division, with support from Steel Construction New Zealand (SCNZ). Its main goal is to ensure that steel bridges get fair and equal consideration for forthcoming bridge projects in New Zealand, allowing the competitive composite benefits of steel and concrete to be captured.


* National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) - NACE International, The Worldwide Corrosion Authority, serves nearly 35,000+ members in 130 countries and is recognized globally as the premier authority for corrosion control solutions. The organization offers technical training and certification programs, conferences, industry standards, reports, publications, technical journals, government relations activities and more.


* Steel Construction New Zealand (SCNZ)