Ascent Group Inc. (Ascent) is an integrated energy solutions provider based in St. Thomas, Ontario. With offices in St. Thomas, Tillsonburg, Belleville and London, we operate in both unionized and non-unionized environments.

Our proud history has shaped who we are today and positioned us to be a leader in the delivery of comprehensive energy solutions. We’re committed to innovation, both in how we deliver our services and the way we grow our company, to create value for our customers, our employees and our shareholder.

USTelecom is the nation’s premier trade association representing service providers and suppliers for the telecom industry. Our diverse member base ranges from large publicly traded communications corporations to small private cooperatives – all providing advanced communications services to markets both urban and rural.

NASSCO, the National Association of Sewer Service Companies, is committed to setting industry standards for the assessment and rehabilitation of underground infrastructure, and to assure the continued acceptance and growth of trenchless technologies. So whether you are a contractor, engineer, municipal employee, member of the media or a concerned citizen interested in learning more about the importance of best practices in the underground utility industry - we are glad you are here.

The United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) is the official non-partisan organization of
cities with populations of 30,000 or more. There are 1,398
such cities in the country today. Each city is represented in the Conference by its chief elected official, the mayor.

The primary roles of The U.S. Conference of Mayors are to:

Based in Washington, D.C., COMPTEL is the leading industry association representing competitive communications service providers and their supplier partners. COMPTEL members are entrepreneurial companies driving technological innovation and creating economic growth through competitive voice, video, and data offerings, as well as the development and deployment of next-generation IP-based networks and advanced services utilizing fiber, copper and wireless facilities.

The Water Environment Federation (WEF) is an organization of engineers and industry related to wastewater, water, and water reuse. WEF, founded in 1928, was formerly known as the "Federation of Sewage Works Associations" and the "Water Pollution Control Federation (WPCF)." WEF members include experts and specialists in the fields of:

NASTT - North American Society for Trenchless Technology