• Registration and housing are now open!

    Registration and housing are now open!

    AISTech is a can’t-miss event for anyone involved in the steel industry. Whether you present, attend or exhibit, take advantage of this opportunity to network with over 8,000 industry peers.

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  • 2017 Directory — Iron and Steel Plants

    2017 Directory — Iron and Steel Plants

    Keep your industry contacts up-to-date by ordering the 2017 Directory — Iron and Steel Plants. This softbound book also includes a searchable USB and is known industry-wide for its comprehensive details on North American steel producers and worldwide suppliers.

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  • New! Bring Your Own Young Professional Program

    New! Bring Your Own Young Professional Program

    Get rewarded for helping build the next generation of the steel industry! Bring a young professional (age 30 and under) to an AIST conference, Technology Committee meeting or Member Chapter meeting and choose a thank-you gift from AIST.

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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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  • 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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Modern Electric Furnace Steelmaking - A Practical Training Seminar

06–10 Feb 2017 | Fort Worth, Texas, USA

This course covers safety, the basics of electrical and mechanical features of electric arc furnaces, refractories, and the role of raw materials. 

Scrap Supplements & Alternative Ironmaking 7

19–21 Feb 2017 | Orlando, Florida, USA

The conference will focus on successful projects, the challenges of struggling processes, new approaches and the use of the reduced iron products

Rod & Bar Rolling – A Practical Training Seminar

20–23 Feb 2017 | Atlanta, Georgia, USA

This seminar will focus on breaking down key mill elements and how controlling these elements will positively affect hot rolled as-rolled quality, facility utilization and yields.

AISTech 2017

08–11 May 2017 | Nashville, Tennessee, USA

AISTech 2017 — Steel’s Premier Technology Event  will  feature technologies from all over the world that help steel producers to compete more effectively in today’s global market.


Purdue Northwest Student Wins AIST Scholarship

David G. Sedrak, a mechanical engineering student, received a $6,000 AIST Foundation Steel Intern Scholarship.

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Monthly Journal

Electric Steelmaking

2017 January Issue

The initial EAF heat at Big River Steel of Osceola, Ark., USA, on 11 December 2016. Once in full production, the first phase of the Big River Steel operation will produce 1.6 million tons per year. The US$1.3 billion investment represents the biggest economic development project in Arkansas history, serving the automotive, construction, energy and electrical steel markets.