Pipe and Tube — A Practical Training Seminar
24–27 September 2018 • Omni Houston Hotel at Westside • Houston, TX, USA
About the Program
This seminar will provide attendees with a broad understanding of the role of pipe and tube in the growing energy markets. The presenters will begin with basic discussions on the various manufacturing methods for producing pipe and tube as well as how steelmaking chemistry is responding to the challenges and opportunities presented by deepwater and horizontal drilling. Presentations will include safety, non-destructive testing, electric resistance welding, pipeline identification, heat treating and coating systems. Attendees will also learn about advances in drilling and fracking processes that are changing the game for the industry.
Who Should Attend
This training seminar is designed for anyone interested in gaining a better understanding of the opportunities for pipe and tube products in today’s changing energy market. This includes steel mill personnel, i.e., mill managers, metallurgists, engineers, sales, maintenance; pipe mill personnel, i.e., mill managers, metallurgists, engineers, sales and maintenance; and the energy sector, i.e., managers, petroleum engineers, material science engineers, drilling supervisors, purchasing managers, midstream managers and line pipe construction managers.
Bring Your Own Young Professional (BYOYP) Program
AIST recently launched the Bring Your Own Young Professional (BYOYP) program to encourage our members to help boost the next generation’s involvement in AIST and the steel industry. If you are an AIST member and are bringing a Young Professional (age 30 and under) to the conference, you can receive a free gift. All you have to do is enter their contact information on the registration form when you sign up for the conference. Find out more information about the program here.
Professional Development Hours
This course may qualify for up to 13 Professional Development Hour (PDH) credits. Each attendee will receive a certificate listing the quantity of PDH credits earned for the course. This course is not approved for PDH credits in New York, Florida, North Carolina and Oklahoma.
AIST’s Pipe & Tube Technology Committee.
Previous Course Program
28 September–1 October 2015 • Cleveland, OH, USA