Technology Committees


Cranes Technology Committee Meeting

20–21 November 2019 • The Peabody Memphis • Memphis, TN, USA

►Agenda (PDF)
►Register or contact ldlugopolski@aist.org

Hotel: 

The Peabody Memphis
118 S 2nd Street
Memphis, TN 38103
Reserve by 26 October for AIST Room Rate of $169
For reservations, call +1.800.PEABODY and reference AIST – Leadership Conference or book online

AIST technology committee members are asked to print out the latest revised meeting agenda from our website one week prior to this meeting.

Wednesday, 20 November 2019

Mechanical/Structural and Electrical Subcommittee Meetings –Cockrell Room

(If you don’t want to participate with the subcommittees defer to Thursday, 21 November schedule)

7 a.m.

Breakfast – Ben Hollander Room    

Electrical Subcommittee – Brinkley Room

8 a.m.

1.    Chair’s opening remarks    
2.    Appoint minute-taker
3.    AIST antitrust and anti-harassment compliance review

Main agenda items

 

Mechanical/Structural Subcommittee (Bobby Hamilton) – Room: Cockrell Room
i.    Technical Report No. 7 
1.    Restate desired outcome of review process
2.    Reports or status of assigned revisions from Volunteered members
3.    Determine if more revision work is needed and timetable if applicable
4.    Roadblocks or issues with reasonable completion target

 

Electrical Subcommittee (Cullen Ketcham) – Room: Brinkley Room
i.    Technical Report No. 11
1.    Restate desired outcome of review process
2.    Reports or status of assigned revisions from Volunteered members
3.    Determine if more revision work is needed and timetable if applicable
4.    Roadblocks or issues with reasonable completion target

5 p.m.

Adjourn

Thursday, 21 November 2019

7 a.m.

Breakfast – Cockrell Room

Cranes Technology Committee Meeting – Cockrell Room

8 a.m.

1. Chair’s opening remarks 
2. Appoint minute-taker
3. AIST antitrust and anti-harassment compliance review
4. Membership and attendance
5. Review minutes of previous meeting
6. AIST Staff Announcements

Main agenda items

 

Report out from the Subcommittee Meetings
i.    TR7 & TR11 subcommittees progress report

 

2019 Crane Symposium report out
i.    Candidates for Charlie Totten Innovator Award
1.    Assign champions
ii.    Attendance - 251
iii.    Critique and improvement discussion
iv.    Discussion around getting attendees to stay through end of 2nd day

 

2020 Crane Symposium Update
i.    June 7th through June 9th in Pittsburgh, PA
ii.    Critique and improvement discussion
iii.    Call for papers?
iv.    Committee comments

 

2021 Crane Symposium discussion
i.    Can Symposium not start on Sunday?
ii.    Location choices for Symposium? 
iii.    Discussion around getting attendees to stay through end of 2nd day

 

AISTech 2020
i.    Session development status
ii.    Papers due to AIST (15 February)
iii.    Author Registration deadline (1 March)
iv.    Presentation Draft Due in to AIST (15 March)
v.    Re-emphasize the role of Session Chair and Papers Chair

 

Technical Report Status
i.    TR 6 - printed and available
ii.    TR 1, 1A
iii.    TR 4 – Alloy Sling Chains
iv.    TR 7 – Ladle Hooks (requires update)
v.    TR 8 – Insulated Conductors for Mill Motors (printed in 2008)
vi.    TR 11 – Mill Motor Brakes (Requires update)
vii.    Maint, Insp and Repair Guide - printed and available

 

Discussion items

 

Next meeting
a.    Winter 2020
i.    4-5 February 2020, Las Vegas, NV
ii.    Tour of T-Mobile Arena, Operations Manager will be guide

 

Chair conclusion

Noon

Adjourn