• Priority registration for events.
  • Annual Steel Mill Modelers Meet – The annual meet is held some time from mid-August through Labor Day weekend from Thursday evening through Sunday morning and features steel mill modeling clinics, layout tours and where possible prototype tours.
  • Quarterly “Steel Mill Modelers Journal” – The journal serves as the official newsletter to members and contains articles and data that pertains’ to steel mill design, operations and modeling. Also featured are product releases and how to find information.
  • Clinic Slides and Presentation Material – Presentations from the annual meet are available.
  • Plant Directory – Have your layout listed in the steel mill plant directory. Use this directory to contact other modelers who have steel mill operations on their layout.
  • Reference Exchange – Share blue prints, photos, reference materials, member designed and constructed unique steel mill features and details.
  • Dean Freytag award – Be judged by your peers and earn this prestigious award at the annual meet for excellence in steel mill modeling.




  • Canada and Mexico: $75.00 per year | PAY BY CREDIT CARD/PAYPAL
  • Other countries: $90.00 per year | PAY BY CREDIT CARD/PAYPAL

    Notes: The additional dues for international members barely covers the cost of postage to send out the Journal.

    For US members, the amount in excess of the Regular Dues may be tax deductible (refer to your tax professional) as the SIG is a registered 501c(3) entity.