Are your employees trained in the new technologies that operate your mill?

WeldingOperating and maintaining automated technologies is the key to surviving in the global marketplace. A steel industry crisis looms as approximately half of the existing workforce will retire in the next 5 years.

Customized On-Site Programs

Technology Transfer Services’ highly skilled staff will visit your facility to assess your organization’s needs and goals and tailor specific programs to support your facility requirements emphasizing a Return on Investment (ROI).

Our staff will work with your current skilled workforce to ensure the transfer of knowledge to the next generation of employees.



Performed Job Task Analyses (JTAs) for the following crafts:
Environmental Equipment
Controller (EEC)
Electrical Maintenance
Technician (EMT)
HVAC Technician
Lubrication Technician
Maintenance Technician

Developed self-study courses and conducted hands-on lab training for Fabrication division maintenance personnel, including:
Motor Control Circuits
Industrial Math
Mechanical Transmission

TTS also developed Performance-based Maintenance Exams used at four Ameristeel sites across the country.

Georgetown Steel
Developed a Master Craftsman Apprentice training program. Performed Compliance Research; Curriculum Development; and State Certification Instruction & Testing. Taught the following:

Shaft Alignment
Radiation Safety Compliance
Process Controls
Computer Maintenance
Electrical Theory
Electrical Test Equipment
Switchgear & Circuit Breakers
Motor Maintenance & Troubleshooting
Motor Controls
Electrical Predictive Maintenance
Basic Electronics

US Steel – Gary Works
Performed a JTA and designed the curriculum. Developed and conducted the following:

Mobile Equipment Maintenance
Basic Oxygen Process (BOP)
Diesel Engines
Blast Furnace Technology

AK Steel
Designed, developed and trained personnel on site-specific batch annealing processes covering:

Material Identification
Material Movement
Computer Entry of Material
Specific Job Classification
Developed training material for Pickler

Representative Client List
Gerdau Ameristeel
Georgetown Steel
Inland Steel
US Steel
AK Steel