Technology Committees

Mill Buildings Subcommittee Meeting

8–9 February 2022 • Embassy Suites by Hilton Corpus Christi • Corpus Christi, TX, USA

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Tour of Steel Dynamics Inc. – Sinton

Hotel Arrangements

Embassy Suites by Hilton Corpus Christi
4337 South Padre Island Drive
Corpus Christi, TX 78411

Reserve by 17 January for AIST Room Rate of $129
For reservations, 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.

Tuesday, 8 February 2022

Noon CT

Plant Tour of Steel Dynamics Inc. – Sinton

  • Meet at mill at Noon

  • Carpool if possible

  • Wear long sleeve shirt, long pants and closed toe shoes

Wednesday, 9 February 2022

Meeting room at Embassy Suites by Hilton

Noon CT


1 p.m. CT

1.    Chair’s opening remarks
2.    Appoint minute-taker
3.    Antitrust guidelines
4.    Membership and attendance
5.    Review minutes of previous meeting from 14 December 2021 meeting

Main agenda items


Review preliminary work for each topic by their volunteers

  • Side Thrust and Impact Factors —

    • report of research from Tim Bickel, John Matuska, Matt Benovic, Mike Newkirk, Austin Meier

    • discussion

    • determination of next steps and assignments

  • Seismic Design — discussion of what questions we could attempt to answer to enhance current guide

  • Smart Buildings — feedback from Gail and Kevin about ideas that we could pursue for this topic 


Next meeting

  • Crane Symposium

    • ​19 June 2022, Hyatt Regency, Milwaukee, WI


Chair conclusion

5 p.m. CT