Iron & Steel Society contacts

Below is a list of contacts for the Iron & Steel Society. Click on a highlighted name to send an email to that person.

Mr Mick Steeper
(Chairman)
c/o The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining
London Office
297 Euston Road
London NW1 3AD

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7451 7300
Fax: +44 (0) 20 7839 1702

Mr Ian Warrington
(Society Co-ordinator)
The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining
Stoke Office
Shelton House
12 Stoke Road
Stoke on Trent ST4 2DR

Tel: +44 (0) 1270 874116
Fax: +44 (0)1782 221722


Board members:

Dr Laura Baker Tata Steel Strip Products


Mr John Beeley Outokumpu Stainless


Dr Rob Boom Delft University of Technology


Professor Martin Brunnock Tata Steel Strip Products   (Deputy Chairman)


Mr John Dale British Steel


Professor Claire Davis University of Warwick


Mr Brian Edy Materials Processing Institute


Dr Geoff Hale Consultant


Mr Andrew Kirton-Vaughan Liberty Speciality Steel


Mr Joe Lee Primetals Technologies


Emma Leighton Taylor & Francis Group


Dr Chris McDonald Materials Processing Institute


Dr Norrie McPherson Consultant and University of Strathcyde


Dr Chris Melvin Tata Steel Strip Products (Webmaster)

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Dr Chris Melvin is the Iron and Steel Society Board Webmaster. He is currently a process specialist in the Heavy End at TATA Steel Port Talbot currently working on raw material and scrap optimisation and process development.  He's also done work with Galvanising process development and Packaging R&D. He has sat on the local society council for the South Wales Materials Association for 7 years, as young members representative, webmaster and honorary secretary.


Dr Peter Morris Consultant


Dr Cameron Pleydell-Pearce Swansea University


Dr David Price Consultant (Secretary)

Dr David Price is the Iron and Steel Society Board secretary. He is a metallurgist who has worked all his adult life in the steel industry - in manufacturing, process and product development, and in steel customer-related activities. He was Executive Editor of the IOM3 journals Ironmaking and Steelmaking and Steel World for 10 years, and still works in steel-related technical publishing.


Dr Ken Ridal Consultant


Mr Bob Ruddlestone Materials Processing Institute


Mr James Taylor Materials Processing Institute


Dr Richard Thackray University of Sheffield