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Modern Electric Furnace Steelmaking — A Practical Training Seminar

04–08 Feb 2019 | Charleston, South Carolina, USA

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

25–28 Feb 2019 | Charleston, South Carolina, USA

The primary focus is on the process and equipment customarily found in the rolling mill building. 

The Making, Shaping and Treating of Steel: 101

26–27 Feb 2019 | Memphis, Tennessee, USA

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

Sheet Processing and Finishing Lines—A Practical Training Seminar

17–21 Mar 2019 | Mobile, Alabama, USA

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

Specialty Alloy and Foundry – A Practical Training Seminar

18–21 Mar 2019 | Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA

This seminar provides an overview of melting, refining, and solidification in stainless and specialty steel mills and foundries.

Pipe and Tube – A Practical Training Seminar

23–26 Sep 2019 | Birmingham, Alabama, USA

This seminar will provide attendees with a broad understanding of the role of pipe and tube in the growing energy markets. 


What was AIST up to in 2018? We enjoy working with all of our volunteer members and meeting you at events throughout the year. We hope we have made an impact on your career and look forward to seeing you in 2019!

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Monthly Journal

Cold Sheet Rolling, Processing, Coating & Finishing

2019 February Issue

The ANDRITZ S6-high rolling mill was installed in the specialty cold mill at Nucor Steel–Arkansas in 2018. Capable of rolling speeds of 800 m/minute, the cold reduction mill can handle third-generation, advanced high-strength steels of up to 2,000 MPa.