Technology Committees

Pipe & Tube Technology Committee Meeting

8 May 2024Greater Columbus Convention Center, C160A • Columbus, OH, USA

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1. Chair’s opening remarks—Allen Schaneman
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 serve pipe and tubular products producers and suppliers by advancing the knowledge of its members while introducing safety improvements, technical innovations, quality enhancements, energy requirements and networking opportunities for participating committee members.

  • Nominations for Board of Director Level Awards—Distinguished Member and Fellow, Sendzimir Award, Fairless Award and Steelmaker of the Year nominations

  • Develop committee objectives for next year

    • Meeting Locations

      • Fall Meeting Potential Joint meeting with Safety & Health TC as well as Steel Tube Institute (Dale Crawford)

    • Technical Topic to be discussed and possible presenters

  • Elect New Officers

    • Chair – Allen Schaneman

    • Vice Chair – Susan Conley

    • Papers Chair – David Johnson

    • Membership Chair – Bridget Darby

    • Education Co-Chairs – David Johnson and Dwight Karr

    • Roundup Chair – Roger Chmura- Dan

    • Young Professional Chair – nominations being accepted

    • Digital Transformation Liaison – Frank Baumgardner

    • Decarbonization Liaison – Frank Baumgardner

  • Present Chair Plaque to Allen Schaneman for his year of service to the committee


Discussion items
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Next meeting
Chair conclusion

1:30 p.m.