Stainless Steel Products Training and Mill Tour Hosted By
Built on the best of what stainless steel manufacturing has to offer, the Calvert team has taken more than 100 years of stainless steel know-how, dating to the invention of stainless steel, and combined it with innovation in research and development to expertly serve the Americas’ market.
Americas most technically advanced stainless steel mill, Outokumpu Calvert offers a comprehensive product portfolio combined with industry-leading technical support and services. The mill is now adding ferritic grades to its already well-established portfolio, perfectly suited to American manufacturing.
In Calvert, all processes, melting, casting, rolling, annealing and pickling, and finishing, are performed in a fully integrated mill. The state-of-the-art facility boasts an optimal production flow using the most progressive steel making technologies available. The Calvert team was recognized for its operational excellence by American Metal Market with its 2018 Steel Excellence Award.
Who Should Attend
This training and tour event is particularly relevant to service center employees involved in purchasing and sales. It is especially beneficial for those new to stainless steel products. Please note that participation in this program is limited to MSCI service center members only.
Please register through the button above. If you are creating an MSCI account, which is needed to register, please allow up to one hour for your account to be recognized in registration.
Training and Tour Information
The training session will be held at The Battle House Renaissance Hotel, Mobile, on Wednesday, October 26. Participants will receive an introduction to stainless steel along with an understanding of Duplex Grades, Stainless Plate and Stainless Bar. The mill tour will take place on Thursday, October 27, and participants will visit the Calvert melt shop, cold rolling works and hot strip mill.
Hotel and Transportation Information
A block of rooms has been reserved at The Battle House Renaissance Hotel, Mobile, at the discounted rate of $151.00 per night plus tax. Reserve your room by clicking here on or before Monday, October 3, 2022.
The Battle House Renaissance Mobile Hotel & Spa
26 N Royal St
Mobile, AL 36602
Bus transportation will be provided from The Battle House Renaissance Mobile to Outokumpu Calvert for the mill tour and back to the hotel. You must ride the bus in order to participate in the tour.
Attire & Safety Information
Attire for the training session on Wednesday is business casual. Casual attire is appropriate for dinner on Wednesday and the tour on Thursday. Closed-toe leather shoes are required. Visiting the mill also requires personal protective equipment that will be provided by Outokumpu.
Outokumpu will host dinner at Moe’s Original BBQ on October 26. Round trip bus transportation will be provided from The Battle House Hotel to dinner. They will also host breakfast and lunch on October 27. Please let us know if you will not be attending some or all of the meals. Please also let us know of any dietary restrictions.
Fee and Cancellation Policy
The cost of the Stainless Steel Products Training and Mill Tour is $500 per person. Participation is limited, so please register early. Cancellations made on or before September 28, 2022, will receive a full refund of fees paid. No shows and cancellations received after September 28, 2022, will not be eligible for refunds. Substitutions may be made at any time.
Wednesday, October 26, 2022
12:30 pm – Welcome to Outokumpu
12:45 pm – Operations
1:15 pm – History of Steel in Alabama, Circle Green, Environmental, Safety, and Governance
2:00 pm – Break
2:15 pm – Steel 101
3:15 pm – Understanding Corrosion
4:00 pm – Pro Grades (emphasis on Duplex)
6:00 pm – Dinner – Moe’s Original BBQ
Thursday, October 27, 2022
6.30 am – Breakfast Buffet at The Battle House (available until 7:15 am)
7:30 am – Bus leaves from The Battle House to Outokumpu Calvert
8:30 am – Safety Orientation and PPE, AIDT
9:00 am – Mill Tour
12:00 pm – Lunch at AIDT
1:00 pm – Bus leaves from Outokumpu to The Battle House
2:00 pm – Arrival at The Battle House & adjourn