2020 Outstanding Volunteer Award Recipients Announced

November 12th, 2020

Industrial Fabrics Association International (亿博体育app) is very fortunate to have so many volunteers who give of themselves selflessly, helping every day by serving on different boards, task forces and committees. These volunteers judge competitions, provide education and impassioned leadership to others day-in and day-out. To acknowledge their service, 亿博体育app developed a program in 2012 called […]

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2020 Honored Life Member Award Recipient Announced

November 12th, 2020

Honored Life Member status for Industrial Fabrics Association International (亿博体育app) is designed for individuals who have shown a commitment to the association. Honored Life Membership is bestowed by special request only, and at the discretion of the 亿博体育app Board of Directors to candidates based on the following criteria: Meritorious or outstanding work accomplished for the […]

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Meet the Newly Elected and Re-elected 2021 亿博体育app Board of Directors

November 12th, 2020

Each year, Industrial Fabrics Association International鈥檚 (亿博体育app) Leadership Development Committee follows a detailed process outlined in our bylaws for electing board members. It is 亿博体育app鈥檚 pleasure to announce the newly elected and re-elected individuals who were chosen to serve on the 2021 亿博体育app Board of Directors. Newly Elected Directors Jennifer Fennell, Polo Custom ProductsJennifer Fennell […]

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GMA and 亿博体育app announce move to virtual for joint conference in 2021

November 6th, 2020

The Geosynthetic Materials Association (GMA), a division of Industrial Fabrics Association International (亿博体育app) and the International Erosion Control Association (亿博体育app) Region One will move the Geosynthetics Conference and 亿博体育app Annual Conference online. The conferences were originally scheduled to be colocated in Kansas City, Mo., Feb. 21鈥24, 2021. 鈥淎s much as we were looking forward to being in […]

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ASTM International cancels all in-person standards meetings through February 2021

November 2nd, 2020

In light of COVID-19 and ongoing safety concerns for members and staff, ASTM International announced today that all scheduled in-person January and February 2021 standards development meetings (including independent meetings) have been canceled. In July, ASTM International announced the cancellation of all in-person meetings for the remainder of 2020. These decisions are based on several […]

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APPI explains energy contracts

September 3rd, 2020

By Kathryn Allen, APPI Energy (Editor鈥檚 note: APPI energy services are included in the membership benefit package offered by Industrial Fabrics Association International. The following information was compiled by APPI to help explain their services.) APPI Energy provides our clients a comprehensive way to reduce energy expenses and create budget certainty. Unbiased and independent, we […]

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IGS invites nominations for renowned Giroud Lecture

August 13th, 2020

One of the International Geosynthetics Society鈥檚 (IGS鈥檚) most prestigious lecture opportunities for talented individuals in the geosynthetics industry is now open for nominations. Nominations are being invited for consideration to deliver the flagship IGS Giroud Lecture at the forthcoming 12th International Conference on Geosynthetics (ICG) in Rome in September 2022. Established in 1994 and first awarded […]

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SergeFerrari Group acquires Verseidag-Indutex

July 29th, 2020

SergeFerrari Group announced the acquisition of Verseidag-Indutex, a world leader in PTFE glass materials, from Jagenberg AG, in a press release on July 29. SergeFerrari designs, manufactures and distributes innovative flexible composite materials. The acquisition, for an undisclosed amount, will strengthen the company鈥檚 position as a global leader in tensile architecture and modular structures and […]

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Makers Division member CustomFab USA recognizes the soft goods industry by founding National Contract Sewing Month

July 17th, 2020

Soft goods manufacturers are encouraged to celebrate National Contract Sewing Month in July, recognizing the millions of U.S. workers involved in the industry.聽 The founder of National Contract Sewing Month is Industrial Fabrics Association International (亿博体育app) Makers Division member CustomFab USA, of Garden Grove, Calif., a contract sewing company involved in the manufacturing of soft […]

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Tent Rental Division of Industrial Fabrics Association International Shows Appreciation to Frontline Medical Workers by Promoting Nationwide “CARES” Day

July 16th, 2020

The Tent Rental Division (TRD) of Industrial Fabrics Association International (亿博体育app) is showing support for frontline medical workers that are serving during the COVID-19 pandemic by promoting the tent rental industry's nationwide "CARES" day. "CARES" day, happening Aug. 29, 2020, was created by the USTSA (United States Tent and Structure Alliance). USTSA is a group […]

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