Visit the U. S. Steel's world-class Research and Technology Center.
Today's sophisticated steelmaking processes and cutting-edge products reflect more than a century of research and innovation. At U. S. Steel's world-class Research and Technology Center in Munhall, Pa., academic scientists, leading experts from across the steel industry, and our customers come together to apply advanced technology to premier product development.
Located on a portion of the site once occupied by the company's historic Homestead Works, the state-of-the-art facility is LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certified. The building includes a wide array of advanced safety features, technology and energy efficiencies. In addition to traditional laboratory and office space, the bright and open facility houses a multidisciplinary technical library, full microscopy facilities, materials testing laboratories and several development facilities that simulate all aspects of steel production.
This visit is limited to 20 Scouts. Only those working on Metalwork Merit Badge should attend. You will need to provide us with your shoe size for the proper protective equipment.