Engineering Links

The Society of Manufacturing Engineers-SME
Dedicated to the advancement of manufacturing professionalism and learning.

American National Standards Institute-ANSI
Information on the ANSI Federation and the latest standards-related activities.

Provides users with standards information from major developers.

American Society of Mechanical Engineers-ASME
Dedicated to enhancing technical competency and professional well-being.

American Society for Engineering Education-ASEE
Dedicated to promoting and improving engineering and technology education.

Institute of Industrial Engineers-IIE
World’s largest professional society dedicated to supporting industrial engineering.

American Society of Quality
The leading quality improvement organization in the U.S. for over 50 years.

Materials Information Society-ASM International
A world wide network dedicated to advancing technology of metals and materials.

Advanced Manufacturing Magazine
Provides current issue articles and resource links for manufacturing professionals.

Metal Distributor Links

Brush Wellman Engineered Materials
The global leader in beryllium materials and high performance alloys.

Brown Metals Company
Specializes in supplying custom-slit and coiled thin gauge stainless steel alloys.

Ulbrich Stainless Steels & Special Metals Inc.
Ulbrich produces a diverse range of over 140 high quality super alloys and stainless steels. We offer custom slitting, edging, cut-lengths, filing and skiving, brushing, decambering, PVC or metallic coatings, and painting.

Precision Steel Warehouse
This site provides a range of technical resources to simplify the selection, specification, and ordering of our product range. This site is designed to answer questions, simplify calculations and ease the specification and ordering process, because we believe customer service is as much about providing advice and information as it is about providing a top quality product in a timely, professional manner.

Business Links

Vancouver Economic Development
Current link through the City of Vancouver site

Portland Economic & Community Development Department
The goal of this site is to attract new business investments which will create jobs, generate new sales opportunities for local businesses and provide additional revenues for public services.

The Portland Development Commission – PDC
The PDC offers economic development, business development and assistance services to businesses and companies interested in establishing, expanding or relocating facilities in the Portland Metro area.

The Oregon Innovation Center
This site was developed to assist Portand-area technology start-ups succeed. The OIC is a support center for technology based companies and entrepreneurs. They help them develop and sell new competitive products and services to the global marketplace.

Local Area Links

City of Vancouver
This site provides just about anything that you would want to know about Vancouver.

Southwest Washington Visitors and Convention Bureau
This site provides visibility and creates awareness for the region.

Portland Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce
This site has some very useful information about the Portland area.

Visit Portland, Oregon
This site is filled with information on Portland, the northwest Oregon region and other items of interest to visitors.