American Metal Market to Host First Mechanical and Structural Tube Conference

American Metal Market will host its first Mechanical & Structural Tube Conference on October 11, 2011 in the W City Center Hotel in Chicago, Illinois. The unique conference is the only of its kind in North America dedicated to this sector of the steel tube market. The one-day event will bring together key players of the industry supply chain including producers, end-users, raw material suppliers and distributors, to discuss the outlook for these tube markets. This platform will provide an opportunity for companies to exchange information and work to support the advancements of the steel tubing industry.

William Wolfe of Steel Tube Institute of North America will present the keynote address, “Tubing Channels- The Big Picture.” Other speakers include Patrick Tobin of ArcelorMittal and Thomas Muth of Atlas Tube. American Metal Market’s inaugural Steel Long Products Conference will follow the 2011 Mechanical & Structural Tube Conference and take place in the same hotel on Wednesday and Thursday, October 12-13, 2011. Register now by visiting the AMM Event page.

To complement its editorial side, AMM Events "brings to life" its publications via a number of conferences specifically designed for the current metals industry. Dynamic presentations from industry leaders provide an elite forum for discussion regarding the industry's critical issues. Each event draws top level industry executives and offers valuable networking opportunities with the high-level decision makers who impact the global industry.

For more information about this topic, please contact Heather Payne at 412-880-4957 or

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