Technology Committees


Specialty Alloy & Foundry Technology Committee Meeting

Date: 25–26 March 2015
Location: Huntsville Marriott, Huntsville, Alabama

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Hotel Arrangements
Huntsville Marriott
5 Tranquility Base
Huntsville, AL 35805
Discounted Group Room Rate: $129.00
Group Block Cut-Off: 1 March 2015
Reservations: +1.888.299.5174
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Wednesday, 25 March 2015

  1. Chair’s opening remarks ~ Mark Suer 8:00 a.m.

  2. Appoint minute-taker

  3. Antitrust guidelines

  4. Membership and attendance

  5. Review minutes of previous meeting

  6. AIST Staff Announcements

  7. Main agenda items

  • Review 2014 Steel Industry Fatalities & roundtable discussion

  • Finalize AISTech sessions

Papers were due to AIST (16 February)

Author Registration deadline was (2 March)

Presentation Draft Due in to AIST by (16 March)

Re-emphasize the role of Session Chair and Papers Chair

  • Nominations for committee officers for 2015 / 2016 term:

    • Chair ~ Mark Suer

    • Vice Chair ~ Tom Kantor

    • Papers Chair ~ Andy Pinskey

    • Education Chair ~ Allen Chan

  • 2015 Specialty Alloy & Foundry Training Seminar update ~ Allen

    • Date 20-23 July 2015 in Monroeville, Pa

  • Fall 2015 meeting site / tours 21-22 October 2015

8. Presentations 

  1. Department of Defense Procurement Programs and Types of End Use Products – Robert J. Olson -  U.S Army AMRDEC

  2. EAF vs Induction Melting ~ Dominic Varghese – ABP Induction LLC

  3. Nucor Steel Decatur ~ Anna Voss

  4. Carpenter Athens

  5. 3D Refractory Presentation

Adjourn @ 5:00 p.m.

Thursday, 26 March 2015

Depart for tour @ 8:00 a.m.

Tour Nucor Steel Decatur @ 9:00 a.m. 

Lunch 

Tour Carpenter Athens @ 2:00 p.m.

Adjourn @ 5:00 p.m.