Technology Committees

Specialty Alloy & Foundry Technology Committee Meeting

Date: 21–22 October 2015
Location: Courtyard Allentown Bethlehem/Lehigh Valley Airport Hotel • Bethlehem, PA, USA
Tour: Minteq Research Center, Effort Foundry and ATLASS Lab

►Agenda (PDF)

Hotel Arrangements - (Rooms limited, please reserve early)

Courtyard Allentown Bethlehem/Lehigh Valley Airport Hotel
2160 Motel Drive
Bethlehem, PA 18018
Room Rate: $159.
Cut Off: 29 September 2015

Reserve your room online here

Phone Reservations: +1.610.317.6200 (Group Code: Association for Iron & Steel Technology staying at the Courtyard Allentown/Bethlehem Lehigh Valley Airport Hotel)

Wednesday, 21 October 2015

8 a.m.

1. Chair’s opening remarks ~ Mark Suer
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


AISTech 2016 paper sessions

Session topics
Abstracts selected. Panel discussion
Session Chairs nominated


2016 SAFTC & SFSA England Study Tour ~ John Middleton

Date is 19-25 June 2016
Registration update. Limited space available.



Specialty Steelmaking ~ Dr. John DuPont – Lehigh University
Failure Forensics in Metal Industry ~ Deborah A. Dunn – Evans Analytical Group
New Refractory Spray Products ~ Aaron Ingalls – Emerald Refractories


Next meeting: 2-3 March 2016. Plant tour TBD

5 p.m.

Chair conclusion ~ Mark Suer

Thursday, 22 October 2015

8 a.m.

Tour Minteq Research Center
Tour Effort Foundry





3 p.m.