Technology Committees


Pipe & Tube Technology Committee Meeting

28 September 2021 • Virtual Meeting

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

9 a.m.

1. Chair’s opening remarks 
2. Appoint minute-taker
3. Antitrust guidelines
4. Membership and attendance
5. Review minutes of previous meeting at AISTech 2021, 30 June 2021
6. AIST Staff Announcements
7. Safety Discussion

  • Steel Industry Fatalities

  • Covid19 protocols/related issues

  • Accidents/near misses/new safety practices

8. Steel Indsutry Fatalities

Main agenda items

 
  • AISTech session development

    • Selection of Abstracts (Due by 15 Sept) – (Handle via conference call if necessary)

    • Determine session structure (Due by 28 Oct) including session titles & session chairs

    • Review Papers Chair and Session Chair instructions

  • Finalize call for papers for AISTech 2023

    • Safety advancement in the pipe and tubular products arena; industry requirements and specifications affecting the pipe and tube manufacturing process and applications; pipe and tube alloys and their applications; pipe and tube connection technologies; pipe and tube inspection, testing and measurement advancements; pipe mill preventive maintenance; construction innovations; pipe and tube product quality and traceability; energy conservation and environmental challenges.

  • Report on Pipe & Tube Roundup

  • 2022 Pipe & Tube Technology Training Conference

    • Date: September 2022

    • Location:

    • Tour Host:

      • Past meeting suggestions:

        • Houston/Galveston area (rig museum? Jindal, SDI)

        • Tulsa (Webco/Paragon)

        • Baton Rouge (Stupp)

        • Colorado (near School of Mines/ ASPPRC time frame) area

  • Plan Future Webinars

 

Next Meeting

  • NTP Birmingham

    • Late January 25-26 or 26-27, 2022

11:00 a.m.

Lunch Break

1:00 p.m.

Presentations

  • Michael Gaudet – Evraz NA (confirmed)

  • Second presentation to be determined

 

Chair Conclusion

3:00 p.m.

Adjourn