Association & Links
Foundation Steel is a world leader in structural and reinforcement steel products, and we’ve built that success with the help of our rich and vibrant community of partners, associations, and trade groups.
Below are some important industry links:
The American Institute of Steel Construction is a not-for-profit technical institute and trade association for the use of structural steel in the construction industry of the United States.
Expanding job opportunities for ironworkers and their contractors.
The mission of the Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute is to maximize the use of steel reinforcement in concrete in construction.
The American Concrete Institute is advancing concrete knowledge by conducting seminars, managing certification programs, and publishing technical documents.
International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Reinforcing Iron Workers.
The MBCEA supports the professional advancement and development of metal building contractors and erectors and the metal buildings industry.
The National Safety Council is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, nongovernmental public service organization dedicated to protecting life and promoting health.
The PTI represents a community of businesses and professionals dedicated to expanding quality post-tensioning applications.
Ironworkers Local 55 Provides a qualified, competent workforce!
Local 17 continues its long tradition of building the region from erecting the steel for office buildings and bridges to serving the various manufacturing plants and mills.
The Toledo Regional Chamber of Commerce provides the buying power, business expertise, connections and advocacy necessary for your business, and our community, to succeed in the New Manufacturing Economy.
Cert. Look-Up. The Ohio Unified Certification Program has been developed in cooperation with the Federal Department of Transportation and municipal, county, and state organizations to provide a centralized point of access for the distribution and management of DBE related information.
Listed as Spider Enterprises. The Ohio Department of Transportation's listing of prequalified EDGE and DBE contractors.
The Safety Council of Northwest Ohio (SCNWO) is your resource for all safety, health and environmental issues.
The NFIB, a small business association, provides discounts, research, online forums, networking, state and federal lobbying for small businesses across the US.
The Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation provides medical and compensation benefits for work-related injuries, diseases and deaths.
The American Welding Society was founded in 1919 as a non-profit organization to advance the science, technology and application of welding and allied joining and cutting processes, including brazing, soldering and thermal spraying.
MBI’s primary goal is to improve the quality of in-place metal building construction by providing education and training programs to metal building contractors, erectors, and students in construction programs for the direct benefit of specifiers, designers, and owners.