Annual Meeting: Rod Market News

Nat Rudarakanchana, Steel Reporter from American Metal Market (AMM), will discuss AMM’s wire rod pricing work and methodology, and give a rod market update including recent news issues affecting the industry, followed by a question and answer session. Don’t miss the latest on the rod market – register today!

Annual Meeting: How Will the Industrial Internet of Things Affect Your Company?

The Internet of Things (IoT) movement has quickly connected our everyday devices, from our phones to cars and even our refrigerators. There’s no doubt that the IoT is growing and expanding into new territories, especially within the world of machinery. The manufacturing industry is on the cusp of a revolution with the help of the … Continue reading Annual Meeting: How Will the Industrial Internet of Things Affect Your Company?

Becky Hites to Speak on Trade and Imports at Annual Meeting

New trade policy was a major issue during the 2016 campaign. Now that the campaigning is over, and a new administration is in the White House, what does that mean for the global, and domestic, steel wire industry? Becky Hites, founder of Steel Insights, LLC will give a presentation titled Surviving The Garrote Of Low Priced … Continue reading Becky Hites to Speak on Trade and Imports at Annual Meeting

Earlybird Registration and Hotel Discount Ends This Friday

If you haven’t yet registered to attend this year’s Annual Meeting in Napa, CA, there is still time! Earlybird registration and the hotel reservation discount ends this Friday. Attendance is looking great – you won’t want to miss this opportunity to meet with colleagues, and suppliers or customers. The program includes an economic update from … Continue reading Earlybird Registration and Hotel Discount Ends This Friday

Workforce Development: New Opportunities and Resources for Apprenticeship Programs

NAM and the Manufacturing Institute have partnered with the National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS) on a project focused on apprenticeship.  NIMS was recently awarded a US Department of Labor contract to expand registered apprenticeships across all sectors of manufacturing. As part of that contract and a larger effort to increase the use of apprenticeship, … Continue reading Workforce Development: New Opportunities and Resources for Apprenticeship Programs

2017 Government Affairs Conference and 2018 Annual Meeting Dates Set

  Mark your calendar! The 2017 Government Affairs Conference (GAC) will be held September 25 -27, at the Westin Alexandria in Alexandria, VA. The GAC will include information on all the latest developments from the Trump administration and the 115th Congress, an update on implementation of the ENFORCE Act, as well as Hill Visits and a … Continue reading 2017 Government Affairs Conference and 2018 Annual Meeting Dates Set

Earlybird Registration and Hotel Discount Ends Jan 27

The 2017 Annual Meeting is fast approaching! Be sure to register before January 27th to get the best value for your company. This year’s program includes an economic update, including information on the construction and automotive sectors, from Clare Zempel, and a presentation on the impact of the new administration on trade and imports, from … Continue reading Earlybird Registration and Hotel Discount Ends Jan 27

OSHA Issues Final Clarification on Recordable Illness and Injury Reporting

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued a final clarification rule to amend its recordkeeping regulations to clarify that the duty to make and maintain accurate records of work-related injuries and illnesses is an ongoing obligation. The duty to record an injury or illness continues for as long as the employer must keep records … Continue reading OSHA Issues Final Clarification on Recordable Illness and Injury Reporting