• New Date Confirmed

    New Date Confirmed

    AISTech 2020 – The Iron & Steel Technology Conference and Exposition has been rescheduled for 31 August–3 September 2020 at the Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.

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    AIST Events and COVID-19

    AIST’s top priority is focused on the health and safety of all participants at AIST events. AISTech 2020 has been postponed based on the 15 March 2020 CDC pronouncement recommending organizers cancel or postpone in-person events for the next eight weeks that consist of 50 or more people in the United States. We are aggressively assessing a viable postponement date and will communicate this information as soon as it is available.

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27th Crane Symposium

07–09 Jun 2020 | Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

The symposium will deliver practical information and experiences from crane maintenance personnel, crane manufacturers, equipment manufacturers and engineering consultants who strive to make electric overhead traveling (EOT) cranes and their runways the safest, most reliable, durable machinery and equipment in the industry.

Digital Transformation Forum for the Steel Industry

10–12 Jun 2020 | Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

Digital Transformation is a critical component for steel companies’ future success. 

Sheet Processing and Finishing Lines—A Practical Training Seminar

27 Sep–01 Oct 2020 | Indianapolis, Indiana, USA

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

Continuous Casting – A Practical Training Seminar

13–15 Oct 2020 | Independence, Ohio, USA

This informative program targets the heart of steelmaking: the frontline operator. 

Environmental Solutions: Meeting EPA Air Emission Requirements

19–21 Oct 2020 | Southgate, Michigan, USA

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


Nucor & Area Schools Teaming Up To 3-D Print Face Masks

Two years ago, Nucor and school districts in Nebraska utilized grant money from the state to purchase 3-D printers. Those printers are now hard at work producing face masks to supply to Faith Regional Health Services in Norfolk.
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Monthly Journal

Oxygen Steelmaking

2020 April Issue

A complete 120-ton basic oxygen furnace vessel replacement at SSAB Europe Oy in Raahe, Finland, completed by Primetals Technologies Austria GmbH. The vessel replacement includes the VAICON Link 2.0 suspension system and a pneumatic slag stopper.