- Automotive Sector
The automotive sector consists of vehicle assembly plants that produce cars, light trucks, buses, commercial heavy-duty trucks, truck & bus body plants, as well as tier suppliers that produce automotive parts.
- Transportation Systems Sector
The transportation systems sector is comprised of inland & deepwater ports, airports, light rail, commuter rail and freight rail, including maintenance facilities, rail bridges, substations and railyards associated with mass transit systems.
- Heavy Manufacturing Sector
The heavy manufacturing sector is comprised of facilities that manufacture heavy construction equipment, farm equipment, rail cars & engines, airplanes & airplane parts, shipbuilding, turbines & generators, lawn & garden equipment, compressors, pumps, conveyors, military equipment, household and commercial appliances, mining equipment, oil & gas field equipment, transformers and HVAC equipment and more.
- Universities (Infrastructure) Sector
The universities (infrastructure) sector deals with the steam, chilled water, electrical distribution and independent power needs of universities and colleges.
* For research facilities see the Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology industry.
* For utility operated power plants see the Industrial Manufacturing Industry.
- Distribution & Warehousing Sector
The distribution and warehousing sector covers non-refrigerated/frozen warehousing, general goods warehousing and regional distribution/hubs for the United States Postal Service, as well as air freight companies such as FedEx, UPS and DHL.
* For refrigerated warehousing see the Food & Beverage industry.
- Plastic & Rubber Products Sector
The plastics & rubber products sector involves facilities that manufacture tires, rubber & plastic hosing, belts, gaskets and seals, rubber goods, plastic film & sheet, laminated plastic products and plastic pipe, bottles, foam products and assorted plastic products.
- Printing & Publishing Sector
The printing & publishing sector covers facilities engaged in newspaper publishing and printing, lithographic printing, gravure printing and commercial printing.
- Semiconductors & Computers Sector
The semiconductors & computers sector deals with plants that manufacture computers, printed circuit boards, semiconductors and electronic components.
- Housing, Building Products & Furniture Sector
The housing, building products & furniture sector covers facilities that manufacture furniture, asphalt roofing products, kitchen cabinets, millwork, transformers, household appliances, electric lamps and bulbs, switchgear, current-carrying electric devices and storage batteries.
- Textiles Sector
The textiles sector includes both man-made fibers & wool broad woven fabric mills, carpet & rugs, yarn-spinning mills, non-woven fabric facilities and tire cord & fabric facilities.
- Fabricated Metal Products Sector
The fabricated metal products sector consists of facilities that manufacture wire, metal cans, cutlery, hand saws and tools, sheet metal, architectural and ornamental metal work, bolts, nuts & screws, metal stampings, automotive stamping, industrial valves and valve fittings, small arms and ammunition, steel and wire springs, metal foil and leaf, fabricated metal pipe, and general fabricated metal products.