• It's time to reserve your seat!

    It's time to reserve your seat!

    At the 2021 President's Award Breakfast, Lourenco Goncalves, chairman, president and chief executive officer, Cleveland-Cliffs Inc., will discuss "American Steel, the Environment and the Next Decade." This signature plenary event also includes the presentation of the AIST Board of Director awards, including the 2021 Steelmaker of the Year.

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  • Join Us For the Town Hall Forum

    Join Us For the Town Hall Forum

    What does the future of the steel industry hold? Hear firsthand from key decision-makers in the iron and steel industry at the AISTech Town Hall Forum. Panelists will dive deep into conversations surrounding the forum topic: Steel ’21: Lean, Green and Anything but Routine.

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  • Register for Steel’s #1 Conference and Exposition

    Register for Steel’s #1 Conference and Exposition

    We can't wait for the steel industry to come together again in Nashville this summer. AISTech 2021 is a can't-miss event for anyone involved in the steel industry! If you are not able to attend the event in person, we have a virtual registration option available as well. Whether you attend in person or virtually, AISTech has something for everyone!

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  • Nashville named Safe Travel Destination!

    Nashville named Safe Travel Destination!

    Nashville is working overtime to ensure its visitors are safe when traveling to the Music City. The World Travel & Tourism Council just named Nashville a Safe Travels destination, making it one of only a few destinations in the United States to achieve the designation. The Safe Travels stamp is the world’s first-ever global safety and hygiene stamp for the travel and tourism industry.

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  • Bringing Industry Experts Together

    Bringing Industry Experts Together

    AIST continues to bring together industry experts to discuss topics and events impacting the steel community through virtual webinars. Our webinars are FREE to AIST members, so take advantage and register for one today.

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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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  • Order the 2021 Directory — Iron and Steel Plants

    Order the 2021 Directory — Iron and Steel Plants

    Available in hard copy or e-book!

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Digital Transformation Forum for the Steel Industry

17–20 May 2021 | Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

Digital Transformation is a critical component for steel companies’ future success. It is a broad concept with the potential to influence all aspects of the steelmaking process.

Modern Electric Furnace Steelmaking — A Practical Training Seminar

24–28 May 2021 | Nashville, Tennessee, USA

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

Maintenance Solutions: Fundamentals and New Frontiers

21–23 Sep 2021 | San Antonio, Texas, USA

Hands-on instruction, tools, and the best technologies for mechanical, electrical, lubrication, hydraulics, management system maintenance and reliability solutions.

Secondary Steelmaking Refractories – A Practical Training Seminar

05–07 Oct 2021 | Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA

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

Environmental Solutions: Water Management

09–11 Nov 2021 | Corpus Christi, Texas, USA


Digitization Learning Module

Digitalization Applications 101 provides a comprehensive introduction and understanding on the basic concepts of digitalization terminologies and applications in the steel industry.

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Sponsored Feature

Systems Spray-Cooled Recently Completes BRS Phase II Melt Shop Expansion


As part of its Phase Two expansion, Big River Steel has installed and commissioned Spray-Cooled™ (EAF) equipment including a roof, elbow, sidewall and off-gas duct work with Systems Spray-Cooled.
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Monthly Journal

Project & Plant Management, Energy & Utilities and Environmental Technologies

2021 May Issue

The single-strand continuous cast-roll facility at Nucor Steel Florida’s micro-mill started up in December 2020. The 380,000-ton facility produces high-quality No. 3 to No. 11 rebar in lengths up to 60 feet and spooled coils in weights of up to 5 tons. It is Nucor’s second micro-mill facility utilizing Danieli’s MiDa endless casting-rolling technology for long products. From the first heat, the mill has cast-rolled in endless mode.