• The AIST European Steel Forum is going virtual!

    The AIST European Steel Forum is going virtual!

    Learn about the growing development around digitalization, sustainability and reducing carbon footprint in the European steel industry

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  • Watch It Now On Demand!

    Watch It Now On Demand!

    In case you missed it, members can now check out yesterday’s virtual Steelmaker of the Year and Hogan Memorial Lecture Award Presentations on AIST.org. Get inspired by Leon Topalian’s encouraging words on what we can expect for the steel industry in 2020 and beyond and hear some of the key’s behind John Ferriola’s renowned success — certainly a must watch in our book.

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  • Steel 2020:  The Unprecedented Impact of COVID-19

    Steel 2020: The Unprecedented Impact of COVID-19

    The Town Hall Forum provides an insider’s view into today’s business climate from the people who know: a panel of respected leaders from some of the steel industry’s best-regarded companies.

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  • Steel Industry Webinars

    Steel Industry Webinars

    Register now to hear industry experts to discuss topics and events impacting the steel community.

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  • Membership


    Take charge of your career by joining AIST’s unique global network of steel industry professionals. Hundreds of educational resources and networking opportunities are provided to help individuals reach professional and corporate goals.

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  • Technology Training Events

    Technology Training Events

    The health of our members, partners and staff is AIST’s prime concern. Due to current state and local regulations regarding allowable meeting size and travel, we are transitioning our Fall technology training conferences to virtual events. While we are disappointed not to be able to meet in person, we believe we have created strong programs to further increase your technical knowledge.

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Sheet Processing and Finishing Lines—A Practical Training Seminar

28–30 Sep 2020 |, Virtual Meeting

Overview of process lines, including — pickling, annealing, galvanizing, cleaning, plating, painting, skinpass rolling, leveling, slitting and special processes.

Secondary Steelmaking Refractories – A Practical Training Seminar

06–07 Oct 2020 |, Virtual Meeting

Secondary steelmaking refractory maintenance is vital to both productivity and safety in a meltshop and caster. 

Environmental Solutions: Meeting EPA Air Emission Requirements

19–20 Oct 2020 |, Virtual Meeting

Optimizing the resource-consuming processes and the environmental control systems that are typically found in steel mills.

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Morgan Automation Systems Awarded SDI Sinton Water Treatment Automation

After automating material handling systems for more than a decade, Morgan Automation Systems will apply its automation expertise to the water treatment facility at SDI’s new Sinton, Texas, steel mill.

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Monthly Journal

Process Metallurgy & Product Applications

2020 October Issue

The Torre Helea tower in Puebla City, Mexico, consists of 33 levels and 93 luxurious residences. Each level has three apartments that are arranged like a propeller and rotate 15° while ascending until reaching 143 m in height, offering a 180° panoramic view of Puebla City. Read more about this unique structure on page 62.