As one of the co-founders BWM has been a member of the Fachverband Baustoffe und Bauteile für vorgehängte, hinterlüftete Fassaden e.V.- (FVHF) since 1993 (Association for Materials and Components for Rear-Ventilated Facades). Further memberships exist for the Bundesverband Bausysteme e.V. (Federal Association of Construction Systems registered association) , in the Deutschen Gesellschaft für nachhaltiges Bauen e.V. (German Sustainable Building Council) EU-CLAD as well the CWCT Centre for Window and Cladding Technology. The exchange of experience taking place here and the collaboration with these committees is of great importance for the innovative strengths of BWM.