These websites provide technical specifications and product information as well as the guidelines and standards we follow here at GTS.
Standards & Code
Industry Organizations and Associations
- ACM: Association for Computing Machinery
ACM is the world's oldest and largest educational and scientific computing society. Since 1947
ACM has provided a vital forum for the exchange of information, ideas, and discoveries. Today,
ACM serves a membership of more than 80,000 computing professionals in more than 100 countries in
all areas of industry, academia, and government.
- AHTD: Association of High Technology Distribution
AHTD promotes increased productivity and profitability of Automation Solutions Providers and manufacturers who meet
the automation needs of general industry and OEM manufacturers.
- American Council of Engineering Companies
ACEC provides engineering firms with tools and educational opportunities.
- ANSI: American National Standards Institute
The official U.S. standards body offers news and other information from the Information Infrastructure Standards Panel.
- American Society of Safety Engineers
ASSE is a professional safety organization and an excellent resource for safety standards and news.
- American Society for Engineering Education
ASEE is a nonprofit member association, founded it 1893, dedicated to promoting and improving engineering and technology education.
- ASHRAE: American Society for Heating, Refrigerating, and Air-Conditioning Engineers, Inc.
Organized for the sole purpose of advancing the sciences of heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration for the public's
benefit through research, standards writing, continuing education and publications.
- Associated General Contractors
AGC is dedicated to improving the construction industry daily by educating the industry to employ the finest skills, promoting use of the
latest technology and advocating building the best quality projects for owners, public and private.
- CSA: Canadian Standards Association
Provides background information as well as products and services, and an online newsletter.
- Consumer Product Safety Commission
CPSC is an independant federal regulatory agency. CPSC works to save lives and keep families safe
by reducing the risk of injuries and deaths associated with consumer products.
- Control Engineering Automation Integrator Guide
The official website for Control Engineering Automation Integrator Guide.
- American Society for Training and Development
The world's leading association for workplace learning and performance professionals.
This site contains calculators, training articles, and other useful information.
- The Electricians' Toolbox
Definitions, formulas, discussion groups, downloads and more are available on this site dedicated to the working electrician and electrical worker.
- Electricity Online
This is an educational online resource promoting understanding of the theory and practical applications of electricity.
- Encarta Training
A site providing online learning opportunities.
- Hane Industrial Training
This site offers over 70 technical and organizational development courses led by experienced instructors in a hands-on format.
InfoPlease is an online source for educational materials and reference. Online almanacs, dictionary, encyclopedia, and atlas are easy to use.
- MASIE Center
This site provides presentation materials, research and articles, online newsletters and much more about the world of online learning.
- Mike Holt Enterprises Electrician Training
Links to calculations, the online NEC and other tools.
- Project Management Institute
PMI establishes project management standards. This Institute also provides seminars, educational programs, and professional certification that more and more organizations desire for their project leaders.