Technology Committees


Cranes Technology Committee Meeting

25 February 2021 • Virtual Meeting

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

11 a.m.

1.    Chair’s opening remarks – Mark McGinley
2.    Appoint minute-taker
3.    Antitrust guidelines & Anti-Harassment Policy
4.    Membership and attendance
5.    Review minutes of previous meeting – 28 September 2020
6.    AIST Staff Announcements

Main agenda items

 

Review 2020 Steel Industry Fatalities 

Finalize AISTech 2021 sessions – Bobby Hamilton – Papers Chair

  • Papers were due to AIST by 18 February 2021

  • Author Registration deadline is 2 March 2021

  • Presentation Draft Due in to AIST by 18 March 2021

  • Re-emphasize the role of Session Chair and Papers Chair 

2020 Cranes Symposium review – Tom Berringer – Symposium Chair

  • Dates:            29 September–1 October 2020

  • Via:                 Zoom Meeting 

2021 Cranes Symposium planning – Tom Berringer – Symposium Chair

  • Dates:            13–15 June 2021

  • Location:        Omni William Penn Hotel, Pittsburgh, PA 

2022 Cranes Symposium planning – Tom Berringer – Symposium Chair

  • Location:        (Nashville is out due to NFL Draft and AISTech is in Pittsburgh) 

2021 IAS Argentina Crane Symposium – Rich Warriner – Intl. Symposium Champion

  • Date

  • Presenters 

Technical Report Status update:

  • TR 7 – Specifications for Laminated Ladle Hooks

    • Ballot draft to AIST BOD for approval 

  • TR 11 – Brake Standards for Mill Duty Cranes

    • Waiting to be able to have a physical meeting to continue progress 

  • TR 13 – Guide for the Design and Construction of Mill Buildings

    • Ballot draft to AIST BOD for approval

Discuss AIST Digital Transformation Subcommittee –

Young professional recruitment subcommittee – Matt Bruels

Nominations for committee officers for the 2021/2022 term:

  • Chair –

  • Vice Chair –

  • Crane Symposium Chair –

  • Young Professional Chair –

  • Digital Transformation Liaison –

 

Discussion items/Presentations

Contact Mark McGinley before 31 January to make a presentation

Next meeting

  • at AISTech 2021 in Nashville, TN

    • Date

  • Fall 2021

    • Date

    • Location

 Chair conclusion – Mark McGinley

2 p.m.

Adjourn