|About||Formed in 1980, the Association of Equipment Management Professionals represents fleet professionals working in construction, government, utilities, energy, mining and more.|
Cutting edge education.
AEMP provides asset managers with the skills and tools necessary to achieve professional excellence.
AEMP’s Equipment Triangle philosophy includes continuing the relationship between the end user, distributor, and OEM/supplier in the life cycle of a piece of heavy equipment or product.
Advancing the industry.
With its Green Fleet recognition, AEMP aims to offer 4 levels of recognition to those fleets and fleet managers who actively pursue a greener fleet.
AEMP created the term “Equipment Triangle”. It is the cornerstone of the association’s philosophy that a balanced relationship must exist between the End User, Distributor, and OEM/Supplier in the life cycle of a piece of heavy equipment or product. AEMP advances this philosophy through its education and certification programs. For more information, visit www.aemp.org.
AEMP's credentials showcase the specialized skill sets needed by equipment industry professionals. Each offering is lead by industry experts with a strong focus on peer-to-peer learning. They are designed to enhance individual skill sets, to provide an opportunity to exchange best practices, and to present new ideas and strategies unique to the equipment industry. Three credentials are available: Certified Equipment Manager (CEM), Equipment Manager Specialist (EMS) and Certified Equipment Support Professional (CESP).
The AEMP Foundation is a 501(c)3 organization formed by AEMP to advance the asset management profession and those who work in the heavy equipment industry. The Foundation awards numerous scholarships to students entering the heavy equipment technician profession on an annual basis.
AEMP is proud to recognize industry leaders for their outstanding contributions to the art and science of fleet asset management with these prestigious awards:
Fleet Master Award: AEMP partnered with Construction Equipment magazine to create the Fleet Masters Award to recognize equipment professionals who excel in meeting unique challenges inherent to delivering cost-effective management of mixed fleets of on-road and off-road equipment.
Technician of the Year: Since its inception, the Technician of the Year Award has been sponsored by John Deere Construction and Forestry.
Member of the Year: This award is given in recognition of an individual’s outstanding service to AEMP through active participation in and contribution of new ideas, practices or innovation in fleet asset management.
Richard Hawkins Award: Presented annually, this award is presented to the outstanding associate who best exemplifies the dedication of Richard Hawkins, who set the standard for service and contributions to the Mission and Goals of AEMP.
Associate of the Year: This award is presented annually to the Associate Member Company/ Corporation/Firm, which through past efforts has significantly enhanced or promoted AEMP.
AEMP-led Telematics Standard
Fall Asset Management Symposium
Spring Management Conference
Equipment Manager Magazine