Technology Committees

Pipe & Tube and Continuous Casting Technology Committee Joint Meeting

11–12 February 2020 • Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza Hotel • Mobile, AL, USA

►Agenda (PDF)
►Register or contact

Tour of Berg Pipe Mobile and SSAB Alabama

Hotel Arrangements

Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza Hotel
64 South Water Street
Mobile, AL 36602
Reserve by 13 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.

11 February, 2020

8 a.m.

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 (18 February)

  • Author Registration deadline (1 March)

  • Presentation Draft Due in to AIST (18 March)

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


Nominations for committee officers


Review committee roundup


Technology Training conference

  • Continuous Casting 2019 recap Memphis, TN

  • Pipe & Tube 2019 recap Birmingham, AL

  • Continuous Casting 2020 

  • Pipe & Tube Seminar 2021 update


Discussion items


Optimal Continuous Casting conditions for production of defect free slabs  
If you would like to present please let Rudolf Moravec, or David Johnson know and we will get you on the agenda

a.    Latest Segment Design for Improved Centerline Condition in Slab Casting—Dewey Humes, Primetals


Next meeting

  • CCTC—AISTech2020, Monday, 4 May, Cleveland, OH; 

  • PTTC—AISTech2020, Tuesday, 5 May, Cleveland, OH; 


Chair conclusion

4 p.m.


12 February, 2020


Tour of Berg Pipe Mobile in the AM
900 Paper Mill Rd, Mobile, AL 36610


Tour of SSAB Alabama in the PM
12400 Hwy 43 N, Axis, AL 36505