Technology Committees

Long Products Technology Committee Meeting

7 May 2019 • David L. Lawrence Convention Center, Room 329 • Pittsburgh, PA, USA

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

Main agenda items


Review Mission Statement

  • To provide forums on long product rolling to learn about new and current technologies, discuss safe operating and maintenance practices, as well as network with industry professionals of all disciplines.


Elect New Officers for the 2019 / 2020 term:

  • Chair - Jerry Herrmann

  • Vice Chair - Chris Petrie

  • Papers Chair – Doug Durand 

  • Education Chair - Kevin Barbee

  • Roundup Chair - Joe Kennedy


Develop committee objectives for next year


Fall Meeting Presentations

  • Jerry Herrmann - Safety Awareness from study tours

  • Joe Kennedy - Hands On Training / Mobile Unit

  • Chris Petrie - SDI Columbia City Expansion

  • Steve Pegg - Water Treatments at Nucor Marion and Nucor Kankakee 

  • Roger Wallberg - AIC Latest Innovations in Rolling


Technical Topic to be discussed at Meetings and possible presenters


AIST Digital Transformation Subcommittee meeting tomorrow

  • LPTC represented by Chris Petrie and Derek Voight


Present Chair Plaque - Jerry Herrmann


Next meeting - Saturday, 7 September in Milwaukee, Wisconsin before the annual Globe-Trotters registration


Chair conclusion - Jerry Herrmann

1 p.m.