Active member companies shall be principally engaged in one or more of the following: 1) The business of supplying equipment for the storage, measurement, transport and dispensing of petroleum products. 2) The business of providing installation/removal services and/or equipment maintenance services for such equipment. 3) The business of providing environmental consulting/contracting services for petroleum product facilities. To be eligible for Active membership, a company shall have maintained at least one legally recognized place of business within the State of Indiana for a period of at least one year, at which location it shall offer one or more of the services described in the previous sentence. If a company has more than one legally recognized place of business within the State of Indiana, the company shall select and designate one location to serve as the primary office for official representation. Companies which are, themselves, engaged in the marketing of petroleum products shall not be eligible for Active membership.
Associate membership shall be available to companies and/or individuals which supply goods and services to Active members. Associate membership shall be available to equipment manufacturers, manufacturer’s representatives, subcontractors, legal and insurance firms and other companies which have a business interest in the petroleum equipment industry but which are not eligible for Active membership, as defined above. Companies which are, themselves, engaged in the marketing of petroleum products shall be eligible for Associate membership.