Association Memberships | Purvis Industries


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AD is the largest buying and marketing group in North America. AD’s high quality independent distributors of construction and industrial supplies are focused on personal service with deep community roots, and local expertise. To learn more about AD visit


The Power Transmission Distributors Association is the primary organization for bearing and power transmission distributors and manufacturers. 

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By networking over 2500 independent distributor locations around the country, supplyFORCE enables customers to consolidate agreements and leverage their spending for both planned and unplanned purchases. One comprehensive corporate agreement can support all product category needs, including electrical, industrial & safety, power transmission & bearings, pipe, valves & fittings, plus many others.


NAHAD stands for professionalism and integrity within the hose and hose accessory industry.  It is a community of communication, education and training dedicated to maximizing quality and enhancing profitability.

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The Bearing Specialists Association works to improve the knowledge of bearings and bearing applications throughout the industry, with a special focus on distributors.  BSA offers the Certified Bearing Specialist achievement, which demonstrates an in-depth knowledge of bearings and bearing applications.


The mission of NIBA — The Belting Association is to promote the common business interests of all distributor/fabricators and manufacturers of conveyor and flat power transmission belting and material that enhances & changes belt.