Technology Committees


Material Handling Technology Committee Meeting

Date: 14–15 September 2016
Location: Louisville, MS, USA
Tour: Quail Ridge Lodge

►Agenda (PDF)
►Register or contact lsheets@aist.org

Hotel Arrangements

Lake Tiak-O’Kata 
213 Smyth Lake Road
P.O. Box 160
Louisville, MS  39339
Reserve by 1 August 2016 for Taylor Forklift Room Rate of $70/night
For reservations, call  888-845-6151

Taylor Forklift customers contact Hal Nowell at hal_nowell@taylorbigred.com or 662-312-0880  for room reservations at the Lodge

Wednesday, 14 September 2016 @ Quail Ridge Lodge

9 a.m.

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

Main agenda items

 

Review 2016 Steel Industry Fatalities followed by a safety roundtable discussion

 

AISTech session development ~ Bruce Zimmerman – Papers Chair

  • Selection of Abstracts 

  • Determine session structure (Due by 31 Oct) including session titles & session chairs

  • Review Papers Chair and Session Chair instructions

 

AIST Leadership Conference – Solicit any discussion items/concerns from the TC to be discussed at the LDC

 

MHTC representatives for the LDC

 

2017 Specialty Training Conference update ~ Doug Niksch

Discussion Items

 

Combining the Material Handling Technology Committee with the Transportation & Logistics Technology Committee. Pros and Cons.

 

Presentations

  1. Barge Cover Lid Lifter ~ Bobby King – Greenfield Products

  2. Taylor Forklift Presentation ~ Hal Nowell – Taylor Forklift 

 

Tour of Quail Ridge Lodge Facility

 

Next meeting ~ 18-19 January site TBD

 

Chair conclusion ~ Everette Davis

5 p.m.

Adjourn

6:30 p.m.

Committee dinner

Thursday, 15 September 2016

8 a.m. to Noon

Tour of Quail Ridge Lodge Facility

Noon

Adjourn