World Wide Metric is an active member of the following associations.

Each year we take advantage of training and educational opportunities that will sharpen skills and help us become further specialists.


The International Fluid Power Society (IFPS) is a nonprofit professional organization of individuals dedicated to enhancing the quality of certifications, educational opportunities, technology evolution, and professionalism within the fluid power and motion control industry.


NAHAD is an association that promotes a high standard of professionalism and integrity within the hose and accessories industry by providing a medium for communications, education, and training, so that quality is maximized and profitability enhanced. Members include companies worldwide, engaged in the distribution and manufacture of all types of hoses, tubing, couplings, fittings, clamps, and related accessories serving the industrial marketplace, as well as firms who offer services and products to the industry. 


ShipServ helps marine and offshore buyers to find the best suppliers easily, trade efficiently, and build trusted relationships. Their products and services bring buyers and suppliers together online, in print, on ship, and in person. They offer the largest online trading platform, the most used supplier search engine, the leading ordering guide, and the first online ad network.


ISSA is the international association representing nearly 2,000 ship suppliers throughout the world. They have 43 national associations of ship suppliers as full ISSA members and associate members in 52 other countries where no national association exists. 




IMPA is a leading association for marine purchasing and supply professionals representing over 600 members from across the world.




NFPA is a forum where all fluid power channel partners work together to advance technology, strengthen the industry, and foster members’ success.