Technology Committees


Pipe & Tube and Plate Rolling Technology Committees Joint Meeting

28–29 March 2017 • The Tutwiler Hampton Inn and Suites • Birmingham, AL, USA

Tour of Nucor Steel Decatur or Nucor Steel Tuscaloosa

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Hotel Arrangements

The Tutwiler Hampton Inn and Suites
2021 Park Place Birmingham, AL 35203
Reserve by 6 March 2017 for AIST Room Rate of $125.00 plus tax
For reservations, call +1.205.322.2100 or Book Online

8:30 a.m.

1. Chair’s opening remarks~ Keith Tuma/Blane Vines
2. Appoint minute-taker(s)
     (Both committees will need one when we split)
3. Antitrust guidelines
4. Membership and attendance
     New member introductions
5. AIST Staff Announcements
6. 2017 Fatalities and Safety Roundtable Discussion

 

Break - Committees Split

Plate Rolling

 

Review minutes of previous meeting

Main agenda items

 

Finalize AISTech sessions

  • Papers due to AIST (15 February)

  • Author Registration deadline (1 March)

  • Presentation Draft Due in to AIST (15 March)

  • Re-emphasize the role of Session Chair and Papers Chair

 

Nominations for committee officers

 

Finalize committee roundup 

 

Specialty Training conference 

 

Discuss AIST Process Benchmarking 

Pipe & Tube

 

Review minutes of previous meeting

Main agenda items

 

Finalize AISTech sessions

 

Papers due to AIST (15 February)

 

Author Registration deadline (1 March)

 

Presentation Draft Due in to AIST (15 March)

 

Re-emphasize the role of Session Chair and Papers Chair

 

Nominations for committee officers  

 

Finalize committee roundup 

 

Specialty Training conference 

 

Participation

  • Membership

  • Social Media

 

Lunch

Discussion items (both committees)

 

a.    Coupling Make Up Machines ~ Marco Zanardi, Lazzari 
b.    Non Destructive Testing Technologies ~ David Mann, Innerspec
c.    Accelerated Cooling System ~ Jacob Lewis, Nucor Steel Tuscaloosa

 

Next meeting:

  • Plate Rolling ~ 8 May 2017 Noon-1PM @ Music City Center, Nashville, Tenn., USA  Room 106B

  • Pipe & Tube ~ 9 May 2017 Noon-1PM @ Music City Center, Nashville, Tenn., USA Room 110B

 

Chair conclusion

5 p.m.

Adjourn

29 March 2017

 

Nucor Steel Tuscaloosa 

  • Carpool depart hotel by 8AM for 9AM tour

Group lunch @ 11:30AM at Nucor

 

Southland Tube

  • Carpool to arrive by 1:30 PM (appx. 1 hour from Nucor) 

  • Conclude 3:30/4PM (15 min from Birmingham airport)

Duration of plant tours/driving times are approximate. We ask that all attendees carpool in order to reduce the number of vehicles we are taking to the facilities and to reduce travel time. Please remember to wear hard-sole shoes for the plant tours. The host plant will provide the required PPE, but you may bring your own. Long sleeves/pants are also advised.