Technology Committees

Ladle & Secondary Refining Technology
Committee Meeting

Date: 8 October 2015
Location: DoubleTree by Hilton Memphis Downtown • Memphis, TN, USA

Tour: Nucor Steel Memphis

►Agenda (PDF)

Hotel Arrangements

DoubleTree by Hilton Memphis Downtown
Reserve by 21 September 2015 for AIST Room Rate of $134 / night
For reservations, call 901-528-1800  

Thursday morning, 8 October 2015

8 a.m.

Plant tour of Nucor Steel Memphis
Tour availability based on seminar participation 



Thursday, 8 October 2015

1 p.m.

1. Chair’s opening remarks - Sunday Abraham
2. Appoint minute-take
3. Antitrust guidelines
4. Membership and attendance
5. Review minutes of previous meeting
6. AIST Staff Announcements

Main agenda items


Review 2015 Steel Industry Fatalities 


Review Secondary Steelmaking Refractories seminar


Discuss 2016 training seminar ~ Jimmy Barrett


AISTech 2016 Papers ~ Helmut Oltmann – Papers Chair

i. Determine session topics and panel discussion
ii. Select session chairs
iii. Review paper abstracts 



Hydris Testing Improvements ~ Heraeus Electro-Nite
Steel Dynamics – Butler ~ Chase Ault
Slag Door Installations ~ Chris Farmer 

5 p.m.