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    Register Now and Save!

    AISTech is a can’t-miss event for those involved at every level of the steel industry. With more than 500 technical presentations and 110,000 ft2 of exhibit space, AISTech provides a global perspective on the technology and engineering expertise necessary to power a sustainable steel industry.

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  • Now Available! The Making, Shaping and Treating of Steel<sup>®</sup>, Long Products Volume

    Now Available! The Making, Shaping and Treating of Steel®, Long Products Volume

    Order the newly released Long Products Volume! This book provides a detailed description of long products, how they are classified, how they are produced and with what types of equipment.

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  • Membership


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

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  • Extend Your Reach

    Extend Your Reach

    AIST offers a broad selection of options for showcasing your company’s products and services. With a global network of more than 17,500, your brand is sure to reach new clients.

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  • Stay Ahead of the Competition

    Stay Ahead of the Competition

    AIST Process Benchmarker® (APB) is a secure, online benchmarking service for tracking key performance indicators between users engaged in the manufacturing of iron, steel and related raw materials. The APB unites steel producers in comparative technical benchmarking to improve the long-term sustainability of steel as the engineered material of choice for a diverse array of applications.

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Modern Electric Furnace Steelmaking — A Practical Training Seminar

05–09 Feb 2018 | Memphis, Tennessee, USA

This course covers safety, the basics of electrical and mechanical features of electric arc furnaces, refractories, and the role of raw materials. 

Long Products Rolling – A Practical Training Seminar

19–22 Feb 2018 | Fort Worth, Texas, USA

The primary focus is on the process and equipment customarily found within the “rolling mill” building, i.e., reheat furnace, rolling mill and finishing end. 

Hot Sheet and Plate Rolling Fundamentals

25 Feb–01 Mar 2018 | Mobile, Alabama, USA

This seminar provides a comprehensive overview of hot rolling steel strip and plate.


“It’s been a tremendous help in my career.”

Past AIST and predecessor societies Presidents talk about the value of AIST Membership,  local member chapters and technology committees.

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Monthly Journal

Cold Sheet Rolling, Processing, Coating & Finishing

2018 February Issue

This EBNER HICON/H2® bell annealing facility at Tianjin Ansteel Tiantie Cold Rolled Sheet, China, is capable of producing 1.069 million metric tons/year of cold-rolled coils. Each unit can handle coils up to 86.6 inches in diameter stacked as high as 18.3 feet and can process up to 140 metric tons.