Technology Committees


Cranes Technology Committee Meeting

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

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

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

7 a.m. CT

Breakfast

8 a.m. CT

1.    Chair’s opening remarks
2.    Appoint minute-taker
3.    Antitrust guidelines
4.    Membership and attendance
5.    Review minutes of previous meeting
6.    AIST Staff Announcements
7.    AIST Steel Industry Fatalities

Main agenda items

 

  • Finalize AISTech sessions

    • Papers due to AIST (15 February)

    • Author Registration deadline (1 March)

    • Presentation Draft Due in to AIST (15 March)

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

  • Discuss AIST Digital Transformation Subcommittee

  • Young professional recruitment subcommittee

  • Nominations for 2022-2023 CTC officers

    • Chair – Bobby Hamilton

    • Vice Chair –

    • Crane Symposium Chair – Tom Berringer

    • Young Professional Chair – Matt Bruels

    • Digital Transformati​on Liaison – Ryan Marks

Discussion items

  • 2022 Crane Symposium

    • 20-22 June 2022

    • Hyatt Regency

    • Milwaukee, WI

    • Status discussion

  • Technical Report Status

    • TR 1 – D/C Motors, 1A - A/C motors

      • Outdated; subcommittee members to review

        • Mark Fedor, Mark Sharamitaro and Kevin Bort

    • TR 4 – Alloy Sling Chains

      • Outdated but already handled by AISE so AIST to drop

    • TR 6 – Spec. for EOH Cranes

      • Updated 2018, printed and available

    • TR 7 – Ladle Hooks

      • Updated 2020, printed and available

    • TR 8 – Insulated Conductors for Mill Motors

      • Printed in 2008 and available

    • TR 11 – Mill Motor Brakes

      • Update complete and will be presented to the committee

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

      • Updated 2021, printed and available

    • Maint, Insp and Repair Guide

      • Updated 2017, printed and available​

Next Meeting

  • At AISTech 2022

    • 16 May 2022, David L. Lawrence Convention Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

  • At Crane Symposium

    • 19 June 2022, Hyatt Regency, Milwaukee, WI

Chair Conclusion

Adjourn

Noon CT

Lunch