Technology Committees

Pipe & Tube Technology Committee Meeting

Date: 1–2 October, 2015
Location: The Holiday Inn Cleveland South • Independence, OH, USA
Tour: TimkenSteel

►Agenda (PDF)

Hotel Arrangements

The Holiday Inn Cleveland South
Reserve by 7 September 2015 for AIST Room Rate of $99/night
For reservations, call 800-465-4329 

Thursday, 1 October 2015

8 a.m.

1. Chair’s opening remarks - Keith Tuma
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 2015 Steel Industry Fatalities


Review Pipe and Tube Conference program


Discuss 2016 Pipe and Tube Conference

i. Date: 12-15 September 2016
ii. Location:  Birmingham, Alabama
iii. Plant host:  ACIPCO (tentative)


AISTech 2016 paper selection ~ David Johnson – Papers Chair

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


Discussion item; Pipe and Tube Roundup

Finalize roundup format
Data collection plan ~ PTTC members needed 


Next meeting:  27-28 January 2016. Plant tour TBD


Chair conclusion ~ Keith Tuma