• The Steel Industry Comes Together at AISTech

    The Steel Industry Comes Together at AISTech

    Register now to connect with customers, clients and colleagues, learn about about steel’s latest innovations and engage with the industry’s greatest minds in Columbus, Ohio, this May.

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  • Secure Your Spot for the 2024 Global Steel Dynamics Forum

    Secure Your Spot for the 2024 Global Steel Dynamics Forum

    Join us in New York City this June for the world’s premier executive event focused on steel industry dynamics, critical insights, and essential strategic outlooks. Featured speakers include Lourenco Goncalves, Cleveland-Cliffs Inc., Mark Millett, Steel Dynamics, Inc. and Gustavo Werneck, Gerdau. Active AIST members receive a 10% registration discount (not applicable with any other discount).

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  • Advance Your Iron and Steel Education and Grow Your Industry Network.

    Advance Your Iron and Steel Education and Grow Your Industry Network.

    Make the investment in your career and register today.

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  • N Available! The 2024 Directory — Iron and Steel Plants

    N Available! The 2024 Directory — Iron and Steel Plants

    The steel industry’s “black book” features comprehensive details on North American steel producers and suppliers from around the world. In addition, the Directory includes information on capacities, products and equipment for more than 1,500 companies and 15,000 key personnel, with easy-to-use geographical indexing.

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  • Join a Technology Committee – Get Involved!

    Join a Technology Committee – Get Involved!

    AIST Members who serve on Technology Committees become an integral part of a vital network to solve problems and advance the state of technology within the industry.

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Hot Sheet and Plate Rolling Fundamentals — Practical Training Seminar

04–07 Mar 2024 | Corpus Christi, Texas, USA

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

Energy Reduction Fundamentals in the Steel Industry

12–14 Mar 2024 | Nashville, Tennessee, USA

Improving energy efficiency will not only drive down costs in the production of steel but it will also reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

The Making, Shaping and Treating of Steel: 101

12–13 Mar 2024 | Memphis, Tennessee, USA

The making, shaping, and treating of steel are critical to product design, application, cost and performance. 

International Symposium on the Recent Developments in Plate Steels

02–05 Jun 2024 | Vail, Colorado, USA

This symposium will highlight steelmaking, casting, hot rolling, accelerated cooling and quenching, flatness control, line pipe, HIC resistant steels, and more. 

30th Crane Symposium

10–12 Jun 2024 | Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

Presentations focused on safe work practices and ergonomics; electrical, mechanical and structural maintenance techniques; crane inspection technologies; and best practices in EOT crane modernizations.

Maintenance Solutions: Concepts to Troubleshooting

10–12 Sep 2024 | Indianapolis, Indiana, USA

The conference is intended for maintenance, operations and engineering personnel.


Learn more about the steel manufacturing process

The #AISTSteelWheel can help you understand the EAF and how electrical & chemical energy is utilized to create a heat of steel.

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Monthly Journal

Cold Sheet Rolling, Processing, Coating & Finishing

2024 March Issue

In 2022, voestalpine Stahl GmbH placed an order with Primetals Technologies for adapting and expanding the existing electrical, drive and automation systems as part of the rebuild of hot-dip galvanizing line No. 4 at voestalpine’s steel plant in Linz, Austria, as well as for the modernization of the electrical and automation equipment of hot-dip galvanizing line No. 3. Read more on page 4.