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Technology Committee Awards

Each of the nine Technology Divisions has established awards for individuals and companies pertaining to their notable achievements in the global iron and steel industry. In May 2008, the AIST Board of Directors approved recognition for up to four awards per Technology Division.

Safety & Environment
Environmental Technology Best Paper Award
Don B. Daily Safety Award

Cokemaking & Ironmaking
Joseph Becker Award
J.E. Johnson, Jr. Award
Josef S. Kapitan Award
Thomas L. Joseph Award

Steelmaking
Charles W. Briggs Award
Charles H. Herty, Jr. Award
John Bell Award

Refining & Casting
Continuous Casting Best Paper Award
Ladle & Secondary Refining Best Paper Award

Rolling & Processing
Norman D. Hodgson Outstanding Achievement Award
Rolls Technology Best Paper Award

Metallurgy
Adolf Martens Memorial Steel Lecture
Jerry Silver Award
Gilbert R. Speich Award
Richard J. Fruehan Award

Energy & Control
James Farrington Award
Computer Applications Best Paper Award
Energy Achievement Award

Plant Services & Reliability
Project Excellence Award
Reliability Achievement Award

Material Movement
Crane Innovator of the Year Award