• AIST Road Show

    AIST Road Show

    The AIST Road Show was created to promote the value of AIST membership by visiting various facilities and interacting with and supporting the employees who make up the industry.
    Advance your company’s professional development by hosting the AIST Road Show.

    Upcoming AIST Road Shows
    Tuesday, 7 June • ArcelorMittal Indiana Harbor
    Wednesday, 8 June • ArcelorMittal Burns Harbor

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  • Call For Papers 2017

    Call For Papers 2017

    Abstracts for this major international conference are being sought now for manuscripts to be presented at the event and published in the proceedings.

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  • New! Interactive Steel Manufacturing Process

    New! Interactive Steel Manufacturing Process

    AIST and Purdue University Calumet — CIVS have collaborated to illustrate how you can learn each step of steel production without stepping foot inside of a mill.

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  • Membership


    Open the door to new career responsibilities through a wide range of education and networking opportunities to enhance your professional development. AIST’s incomparable network represents decades of experience in the iron and steel industry.

    Renew Your AIST Membership Today Stay Connected, Stay Involved.

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  • Order the 2016 Directory

    Order the 2016 Directory

    The 2016 Directory — Iron and Steel Plants, available with a searchable USB Flash Drive, is known industry-wide for its comprehensive details on North American steel producers and suppliers from around the world. The Directory includes information on capacities, products and equipment for more than 1,500 companies and 15,000 key personnel, with easy-to-use geographical indexing.

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  • Extend Your Reach

    Extend Your Reach

    Advertise in AIST’s technical journal, Iron & Steel Technology, to connect with customers who purchase your products and need your services. Iron & Steel Technology continues to deliver your advertising message to the global steel industry, including major producers, suppliers and academia in North America and in 70 countries. Deliver your advertisement to the right professionals and maximize your advertising investment!

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  • Stay Ahead of the Competition

    Stay Ahead of the Competition

    AIST Process Benchmarker® (APB) is a secure, online benchmarking service for tracking key performance indicators between users engaged in the manufacturing of iron, steel and related raw materials. The APB unites steel producers in comparative technical benchmarking to improve the long-term sustainability of steel as the engineered material of choice for a diverse array of applications.

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23rd Annual Crane Symposium

21–23 Jun 2016 | Indianapolis, Indiana, USA

Presentations focused on safe work practices and ergonomics, electrical, mechanical, and structural maintenance techniques, crane inspection technologies and best practices in EOT crane modernizations.

Secondary Steelmaking Refractories – A Practical Training Seminar

10–13 Oct 2016 | Birmingham, Alabama, USA

Attendees will benefit from the practical experience of the presenters, including the application of the latest tools and techniques being used. 

The Making, Shaping and Treating of Steel: 101

11–13 Oct 2016 | Merrillville, Indiana, USA

The making, shaping, and treating of steel are critical to product design, application, cost and performance. 

Continuous Casting – A Practical Training Seminar

17–20 Oct 2016 | Memphis, Tennessee, USA

The key focus of the program is to discuss the practical aspects of casting slabs, billets and blooms, while introducing the theoretical concepts. 


See What You Missed at AISTech 2016!

AISTech was a huge success this year with a final attendance of 7,764! Check out the conference and exposition highlights from each day.
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Monthly Journal

Material Handling, Packaging & Transportation

2016 June Issue

2016–2017 AIST president Wendell Carter, vice president/general manager, ArcelorMittal Indiana Harbor, East Chicago, Ind., USA. A feature interview with Carter begins on page 40.