About INGAA Foundation

The INGAA Foundation (Foundation) was formed in 1990 by the Interstate Natural Gas Association of America (INGAA) to facilitate the construction and operation of natural gas pipelines for the benefit of the consuming public and the natural gas industry. The Foundation is a not-for-profit 501(c)(6) trade association based in Washington, DC. 

The Foundation is uniquely positioned as the forum to convene industry leaders who will develop and deliver safe, affordable, reliable, clean energy solutions into the future through creative problem solving using networking and collaborative efforts, fostering individual and workforce development, and assuring that key industry decision makers are well-informed. 

Our Vision: 

Develop and deliver safe, affordable, reliable, clean energy solutions for the people of North America and the World. 

Our Mission: 

Convene industry leaders from natural gas and additional complementary clean energy solutions to identify and address critical matters related to the development, construction, operation, and maintenance of the gas infrastructure value chain through research, engagement, and outreach. 

The Foundation efforts are guided by the following Strategic Imperatives: 

  1. Convene members and industry partners 
  1. Innovate solutions 
  1. Engage with stakeholders, policy makers, and communities 
  1. Leadership and Workforce Development 

Membership in the INGAA Foundation offers unparalleled benefits to natural gas pipeline and complementary clean energy solution companies. As a member, you gain access to a thriving community of more than 170 industry-leading companies, including pipeline owner/operators, construction firms, engineering experts, manufacturers, and other service providers. Establish, build, and sustain relationships with professionals who share a common goal: identifying and addressing critical matters related to the development, construction, operation and maintenance of the gas infrastructure value chain.  

By joining the Foundation, you tap into a wealth of opportunities for growth and innovation. Benefit from our extensive member-driven research studies, spanning more than 200 completed projects, that focus on critical industry issues. Stay ahead of the curve with cutting-edge insights into environmental impacts, improved construction practices, pipeline safety procedures, emerging technologies, and market opportunities for natural gas. Engage in enlightening briefings and conferences that foster knowledge exchange and communication among industry stakeholders, government agencies, and academic institutions. 

As a member, you contribute to shaping the future of the natural gas industry while gaining a competitive edge. The Foundation serves as your trusted partner, offering a premier forum for dialogue, collaboration, and problem-solving. 

Join us today and experience the power of membership in the INGAA Foundation—the driving force behind the North American natural gas transmission pipeline industry. Annual Foundation member events include our Spring, August Planning & Strategy, and November Annual Meetings, as well as workshops approved through the Foundation’s annual planning and studies process. Our research process begins with members identifying issues, concerns and opportunities facing our industry that merit additional exploration and research through a Foundation-funded study, whitepaper, workshop, or guidance document.