WATERTOWN, S.D. � The National Association of Tower Erectors is now 800 strong with the recent addition of Gerogia-based SmartWave Technologies. With the inclusion of NATE�s 800th member, the 20-year old association is now at an all-time high.
NATE membership is quickly becoming a requirement in order to conduct work on tower sites. In addition to reaching its all-time member high, the association also unveiled the fourth edition of the NATE Tower Climber Fall Protection Training Standard and announced a new Public Safety Agency Membership category.
With the goal of providing a unified voice for tower erection, service and maintenance companies, NATE members include tower construction firms, general contractors, tower owners/vertical realtors, wireless carriers, engineering firms, manufacturers, distributors, public safety entities and training companies from around the globe.