PMPA Partners

PMPA’s industry partners play an important role in supporting the organization and its members. The association carefully selects industry partners who deliver value to the membership through this special affiliation with PMPA. Members can easily justify the cost of annual membership dues in the PMPA by the cost savings they receive from the various PMPA partner programs. Here is a list of the current PMPA partners:

Federated Insurance 

Federated Insurance provides coverage options for group health, life and property & casualty insurance. Federated also provides a variety of risk management and on-site evaluation options for its clients. (Note: Coverage varies by state.)

W. W. Grainger, Inc. 

PMPA members receive discounts of 10% - 45% on a variety of MRO items provided by W.W. Grainger, Inc., plus free shipping on internet orders and next day delivery if ordered by 5:00 p.m.


PMPA members receive discounts of 10% - 64% with industry leading freight providers including: FedEx, UPS Freight and YRC. PartnerShip also offers customized LTL freight management programs and specialized trade show shipping options. The PMPA member discounts are applicable on both inbound and outbound shipments.

Production Machining

Production Machining, published by Gardner Business Media, is the premier trade publication for the precision machined products industry. PMPA partners with Gardner Business Media to produce this monthly publication, as well as the Precision Machining Technology Show –

Tooling University

PMPA members receive a 20% discount off on-line training courses.  Tooling U offers hundreds of online training classes for metal manufacturers, welders, assemblers, and maintenance professionals. These classes are delivered through Tooling U’s custom learning management system (LMS), which provides extensive tracking and reporting capabilities.