Awards & Scholarships

Theodore F. Lyon

Theodore F. Lyon (AIST)

AIME Honorary Membership in

In honor of his dedication to the steel industry and for his years of service from 1999–2011 as Treasurer for the Iron & Steel Society (ISS) and its successor, the Association for Iron & Steel Technology (AIST). We laud his steadfast guidance through an organizational merger and numerous industry business cycles. His generous contribution of time and expertise has helped soundly position AIST to serve the global steel industry for the next generation.

Theodore F. Lyon began his career with Conoco Inc. in the petroleum refining and petrochemicals business, in which he held various maintenance, operations and project management positions. He has held various operations, management and executive positions, including vice president of Eichleay Engineers & Constructors Inc. Ted is currently managing director of operations - iron and steel for Hatch Associates Consultants Inc. In this capacity, he has global responsibility for operations for the Iron and Steel Business Unit of Hatch. This involves project development, process design, operations support and project delivery for steel industry projects around the world. Additionally, Ted has responsibility for the operations of Hatch's Pittsburgh, Pa., office. Lyon earned both his B.S. degree in mechanical engineering (1980) and an M.B.A. (1993) from the University of Pittsburgh. He is a registered professional engineer in Pennsylvania, Michigan, Mississippi and Louisiana.