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  • Aboricultural Association

    Tel: 01242 522152

    Email: admin@trees.org.uk

    Address: The Malthouse, Stroud Green, Standish, Stonehouse, GL10 3DL

    Website: www.trees.org.uk

    Description: Search our directory for a tree care professional - Approved Contractors and Registered Consultants.

  • Aircrete Products Association (APA)

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    Website: www.aircrete.co.uk

    Description: Aircrete Products Association represents and promotes the use of aircrete building products, introducing you to building with aircrete and giving you technical information.

  • Aluminium Federation

    Tel: 0121 601 6363

    Email: alfed@alfed.org.uk

    Address: National Metalforming Centre, 47 Birmingham Road, West Bromwich, B70 6PY

    Website: www.alfed.org.uk

    Description: The Aluminium Federation is the Trade Association which represents the interests of the UK aluminium industry. Their website contains many features such as: On-line ordering of our most popular publications; Links to on-line education material for schools; Improved search facilities for suppliers of products and services to end users.

  • Aluminium Stockholders Association

    Tel: 0121 456 4937

    Email: asa@alfed.org.uk

    Address: Broadway House, 60 Calthorpe Road, Five Ways, Birmingham, B15 1TN

    Website: www.asauk.co.uk

    Description: Members of the Association are stockists and suppliers of aluminium sheet, bar, tube, other section, canstock and aluminium extrusions in a range of profiles.

  • American Hardwood Export Council

    Tel: 020 7626-4111

    Email: webmaster@ahec-europe.org

    Address: 3 St Michael's Alley, London, Greater London, EC3V 9DS

    Website: www.ahec-europe.org

    Description: With sections on structural information, sustainable hardwoods and forest regulation, find out all you need to know with the American Hardwoods Export Council.

  • Architectural & Specialist Door Manufacturers Association

    Tel: 01494 447370

    Email: specialdoors@gmail.com

    Address: Burnside House, 3 Coates Lane, High Wycombe, HP13 5EY

    Website: www.asdma.com

    Description: The membership is made up of companies who manufacture specialist timber doors. Many had been founder members of the TRADA QA Scheme for fire doors.

  • Architectural Cladding Association

    Tel: 0116 253 6161

    Email: aca@britishprecast.org

    Address: 4th Floor, 60 Charles Street, Leicester, LE1 1FB

    Website: www.architectural-cladding-association.org.uk

    Description: The Association's principal objectives are to increase awareness of architectural precast cladding and provide technical advice to specifiers and users.

  • Asbestos Removal Contractors Association

    Tel: 01283 566467

    Email: info@arca.org.uk

    Address: Unit 1 Stretton Business Park 2, Brunel Drive, Stretton, Burton upon Trent, DE13 0BY

    Website: www.arca.org.uk

    Description: ARCA are Europe's leading association for asbestos removal contractors. The Association is the first port of call for anyone seeking an asbestos removal contractor to safely remove asbestos. It has over 300 members and are the UK's leading provider of asbestos removal training courses.

  • Association for Consultancy and Engineering

    Tel: 020 7222 6557

    Email: consult@acenet.co.uk

    Address: Alliance House, 12 Caxton Street, London, Greater London, SW1H OQL

    Website: www.acenet.co.uk

    Description: ACE is a business association representing and supporting consultancy and engineering firms across the UK.

  • Association for Environment Conscious Building

    Tel: 0845 4569773

    Email: emmaataecb.net

    Address: PO Box 32, LLandysul, SA44 5ZA

    Website: www.aecb.net

    Description: AECB is a network of individuals and companies with a common aim of promoting sustainable building and brings together builders, architects, designers, manufacturers, housing associations and local authorities.

  • Association for Road Traffic Safety & Management

    Tel: 01737 823360

    Email: artsmsigns@compuserve.com

    Address: Shepstone, Holmesdale Road, South Nutfield, Middlessex, RH1 4JE

    Website: www.artsm.org.uk

    Description: With links to many companies and organisations specialising in road safety, and keeping abreast of technological developments, if you are in any way involved in the area of road traffic development, this website is for you.

  • Association for Specialist Fire Protection

    Tel: 01420 471612

    Email: info@asfp.org.uk

    Address: Kingsley House, Ganders Business Park, Kingsley, Bordon, Surrey, GU35 9LU

    Website: www.asfp.org.uk

    Description: Read about all the latest issues in fire protection, browse the members area and product lists, or search the jobs page.

  • Association for the Conservation of Energy

    Tel: 0207 359 8000

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    Address: Westgate House, 2a Prebend Street, London, N1 8PT

    Website: ukace.org

    Description: Membership of ACE is limited to twenty-four UK based companies which have substantial interest in energy conservation equipment and services. Current members include controls manufacturers, energy service companies and manufacturers and distributors of insulation materials.

  • Association of Building Engineers

    Tel: 01604 404121

    Email: building.engineers@abe.org.uk

    Address: Lutyens House, Billing Brook Road, Weston Favell, Northampton, NN3 8NW

    Website: www.abe.org.uk

    Description: An Incorporated Association of Architects and Surveyors, the ABE is a leading body for professionals specialising in the design, construction, evaluation and maintenance of building construction.

  • Association of Concrete Industrial Flooring Contractors

    Tel: 0844 249 9176

    Email: info@acifc.org

    Address: 6-8 Bonhill Street, London, Greater London, EC2A 4BX

    Website: www.acifc.org

    Description: ACIFC is the representative organisation for the concrete industrial flooring industry. Bringing together the leading contractors, material suppliers and service providers, ACIFC’s objective is to raise standards in floor technology.

  • Association of Electrical and Mechanical Trades

    Tel: 0190 4674 899

    Email: admin@aemt.co.uk

    Address: St Saviours House, St Saviours Place, York, North yorkshire, YO1 7PJ

    Website: www.aemt.co.uk

    Description: This website runs a useful 24 hour emergency service link and represents a large number of firms. It is committed to driving up standards in the repair industry.

  • Association of Interior Specialists

    Tel: 0121 707 0077

    Email: info@ais-interiors.org.uk

    Address: Olton Bridge, 245 Warwick Road, Solihull, West Midlands, B92 7AH

    Website: www.ais-interiors.org.uk

    Description: AIS membership will give you access to a number of publications and enhance your status as an interior specialist, with particular emphasis on the installation of ceilings and partitions.

  • Association of Loading & Elevating Equipment Manufacturers

    Tel: 020 8253 4501

    Email: alem@admin.co.uk

    Address: Airport House, Purley Way, Croydon, Surrey, CR0 0XZ

    Website: www.alem.org.uk/

    Description: Finding a product or member on this web page means you are getting the very best in the lifting and elevating industry, as the association has strict membership criteria.

  • Association of Local Government Archaeological Officers

    Tel: 01975 564071

    Email: admin@algao.org.uk

    Address: , Lincolnshire

    Website: www.algao.org.uk

    Description: The Association of Local Government Arhaeological Officers UK offers a forum for archaeologists working for local authorities and national parks.

  • Association of Manufacturers of Power Generating Systems

    Tel: 08456 448748

    Email: ab@amps.org.uk

    Address: Samuelson House, Forder Way, Hampton, Peterborough, PE7 8JB

    Website: www.amps.org.uk

    Description: The Association of Manufacturers of Power Generating Systems are an association of leading designers, manufacturers, suppliers and installers of diesel and gas engine electrical generating systems.

  • Association of Play Industries

    Tel: 01203 414999

    Email: api@api-play.org

    Address: Federation House, Stoneleigh Park, Stoneleigh, CV8 2RF

    Website: www.api-play.org

    Description: The lead trade body within the play sector representing the interests of manufacturers, installers, designers and distributors of both indoor and outdoor play equipment and play area surfacing.

  • Association of Plumbing and Heating Contractors Ltd

    Tel: 0121 711 5030

    Email: info@aphc.co.uk

    Address: 12 The Pavilions, Cranmore Drive, Solihull, West Midlands, B90 4SB

    Website: www.aphc.co.uk

    Description: The association represents large companies working on commercial projects, to sole traders working in domestic properties and is the trade body for the plumbing and heating industry in England and Wales.

  • Association of Professional Landscapers

    Tel: 0118 9303 132

    Email: apl@the-hta.org.uk

    Address: Horticulture House, 19 High Street, Theale, Reading, Berkshire, RG7 5AH

    Website: www.landscaper.org.uk

    Description: APL will help you to achieve the garden you want, from finance to landscaping. It will also help you to find events, and, in its 'ask the experts' section, it will endeavour to answer your questions.

  • Association of Specialist Underpinning Contractors

    Tel: 01420 471613

    Email: admin@asuc.org.uk

    Address: Kingsley House, Ganders Business Park, Kingsley, Bordon, Surrey, GU35 9LU

    Website: www.asuc.org.uk

    Description: Get free downloadsm of useful documents and join this association which is committed to providing subsidence repair and engineered foundation solutions at the very highest level, and with a 12 year guaruntee.

  • Association of Tank & Cistern Manufacturers

    Tel: 01291 623634

    Email: imcc@atcmtanks.org.uk

    Address: 22 Grange Park, St. Arvans, Chepstow, NP16 6EA

    Website: www.atcmtanks.org.uk

    Description: The Associations members co-operate and promote with common interest the manufacture of tanks and cistern products conforming to the highest possible standards of quality and service.

  • Association of Welding Distributors

    Tel: 01952 290036

    Email: secretariat@awd.org.uk

    Address: Secure Hold Business Centre, Studley Road, Redditch, B98 7LG

    Website: www.awd.org.uk

    Description: The Association of Welding Distributors covers a vast array of professions from steel making to defence, reflecting the indispensability of the welding profession.

  • ATLAS

    Tel: 0844 249 0026

    Email: info@atlas.org.uk

    Address: 6-8 Bonhill Street, London , EC2A 4BX

    Website: www.atlas.org.uk

    Description: ATLAS has been representing the leading players in the lightning protection and steeplejack industry since 1946. The website includes a member search facility, a gallery of projects undertaken by ATLAS members as well as guidance and information on the services provided by members.

  • Automatic Door Suppliers Association

    Tel: 01883 624961

    Email: admin@adsa.org.uk

    Address: 411 Limpsfield Road, The Green, Warlingham, CR6 9HA

    Website: www.adsa.org.uk

    Description: ADSA was to ensure that its member companies offered superior levels of safety in the supply, installation and maintenance of automatic doors.

  • British Adhesives and Sealants Association

    Tel: 01909 480888

    Email: secretary@basaonline.org

    Address: 5 Alderson Road, Worksop, S80 1UZ

    Website: www.basaonline.org

    Description: British Adhesives and Sealants Association member companies span the full range of activities from manufacturing, through to distribution including suppliers to the industry and machinery manufacturers.

  • British Aggregates Association

    Tel: 01433 639 879

    Email: phuxtable@british-aggregates.com

    Address: 10 Brookfields, Calver, Hope Valley, Derbyshire, S32 3XB

    Website: www.british-aggregates.co.uk

    Description: This website represents the quarrying industry and has up to date news from that area. It also runs meetings throughout the year, thus making it a usful site for those wishing to improve their networking in this area.

  • Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists

    Tel: 020 7278 2206

    Email: info@ciat.org.uk

    Address: 397 City Road, London, Greater London, EC1V 1NH

    Website: www.ciat.org.uk

    Description: The Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists represents 8,000 professionals, and this website will also help you to find a job or find a specialist.

  • Confederation of Aerial Industries

    Tel: 01923 803030

    Email: office@cai.org.uk

    Address: Communications House, 41a Market Street, Watford, WD18 0PN

    Website: www.cai.org.uk

    Description: The recognised body for the aerial and satellite industry. One of our requirements is that any installing member company will agree to the examination and test of any equipment manufactured or supplied, the inspection of any installation or investigation into conduct which could have a detrimental effect on the reputation of the CAI or its Members.

  • National Access & Scaffolding Confederation

    Tel: 020 7822 7400

    Email: enquiries@nasc.org.uk

    Address: 4th Floor, 12 Bridewell Place, London, Lincolnshire, EC4V 6AP

    Website: www.nasc.org.uk

    Description: The NASC aims to put potential clients in touch with their nearest regulated NASC member company and give an overview of their work.

  • The Council for Aluminium in Building

    Tel: 01453 828851

    Email: enquiries@c-a-b.org.uk

    Address: Bank House, Bond's Mill, Stonehouse, Gloucestershire, GL10 3RF

    Website: www.c-a-b.org.uk

    Description: The Council for Aluminium in Building aims to increase the amount of aluminium used in architecture and building, whilst promoting it as a green metal. It also runs a jobs page.