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Featured Associate Members

NASS is pleased to have many companies in Associate Membership who supply equipment, goods and services to the steel service centre sector.


Each month we are delighted to showcase four Associate Members on the NASS home page


Just click on the logos on the left to find out more about the services offered by each of this month’s featured companies.

Latest News & Announcements

NASS Race Day 2017 - Welcombe Hotel, Stratford upon Avon
RACE DAY - SOLD OUT! We are delighted to announce that NASS has arranged a fantastic networking opportunity for everyone to enjoy – an afternoon of Racing at Worcester on Thursday, 27th July, which will be followed that evening by a Private Dinner and overnight stay at the beautiful Welcombe Hotel, Stratford upon Avon.
27 July 2017
NASS Scunthorpe Mill Visit
The National Association of Steel Service Centres (NASS) has organised a visit to British Steel Mill in Scunthorpe for Members who would like to participate in a tour of the facilities.
20 July 2017
NASS Safety and Health Awareness Day 2017
The National Association of Steel Service Centres (NASS) in conjunction with the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) and Wolverhampton City Council hosted our annual Safety and Health Awareness Day (SHAD) aimed at tackling common health and safety issues in the Service Centre and Steel Stockholding Industry.
21 June 2017
NASS Golf Day 2017
Sixty eight golfers joined us to take part in the NASS Golf Day on 8th June at Breadsall Priory, near Derby, and competed in competitions throughout the day.
14 June 2017
NASS Annual Seminar: Credit Issues in the Marketplace
Book your places now for this year's NASS Annual Credit Seminar and hear from each of the UK's major credit risk underwriters who are all represented on our Discussion Panel
23 May 2017
KASTO TO HOLD MAY OPEN HOUSE
Ecology and economy when sawing and storing material will be the themes of an open house to be held by Kasto at its UK headquarters and showroom from 16th to 18th May 2017.
16 May 2017
EUROMETAL World Steel Distribution & SSC Summit 2017 - 10-12 May 2017
NASS Director General, Peter Corfield, to speak at the EUROMETAL World Steel Distribution & SSC Summit in Dusseldorft on 11 May
11 May 2017
The Tipo G31 from FICEP heralds the dawn of a new era in the processing of heavy steel plate
This is the new technologically advanced, gantry CNC Machining Centre for drilling, milling, marking, scribing,tapping, chamfering and cutting of heavy steel plates up to 100mm thick x 3100mm in width.
27 April 2017
NASS/ EEF Free Apprenticeship Levy Seminar
NASS has teamed up with EEF (The Manufacturers Organisation) to deliver a free Seminar for NASS Members in aid of changes brought about by the Apprenticeship Levy, due to be introduced on 6th April 2017.
28 March 2017
Kallanish discount offer to NASS Members
Kallanish have extended a 15% discount to all NASS members who sign up for a subscription with the daily Kallanish Steel news service. Coupled with this, they will be entitled to a free 3-week trial in advance of the subscription, to ensure the service is right for them.
17 March 2017

Events & Training

NASS Safety and Health Awareness Day 2017
EEF Technology Hub, 3, Nexus Point, Gavin Way, Birmingham B6 7AF
The National Association of Steel Service Centres (NASS) in conjunction with the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) and Wolverhampton City Council hosted our annual Safety and Health Awareness Day (SHAD) aimed at tackling common health and safety issues in the Service Centre and Steel Stockholding Industry.
21 June 2017 at 10:00
NASS Health and Safety Passport Plus training course
NASS Office, The Citadel, Birmingham
This is an advanced Health & Safety programme to enable employees in positions of responsibility to manage workplace Health and Safety and promote a safe working culture throughout the business. Designed for supervisors, team leaders and managers in the steel service centre industry, the Health & Safety Passport PLUS course has been designed by the metals industry for the metals industry, has been piloted by the NASS Health & Safety Committee and is RoSPA accredited.
04 July 2017 at 09:00
NASS National Council Meeting
NASS Office, Birmingham
13 July 2017 at 10:30
NASS Scunthorpe Mill Visit
British Steel Works Scunthorpe
The National Association of Steel Service Centres (NASS) has organised a visit to British Steel Mill in Scunthorpe for Members who would like to participate in a tour of the facilities.
20 July 2017 at 09:00
NASS Race Day 2017 - Welcombe Hotel, Stratford upon Avon
RACE DAY - SOLD OUT! We are delighted to announce that NASS has arranged a fantastic networking opportunity for everyone to enjoy – an afternoon of Racing at Worcester on Thursday, 27th July, which will be followed that evening by a Private Dinner and overnight stay at the beautiful Welcombe Hotel, Stratford upon Avon.
27 July 2017 at 11:00
Joint meeting of the NASS Plate, Long and Flat Product Groups
13 September 2017 at 10:30
NASS Introduction to Steel Metallurgy training course
The introduction to Steel Metallurgy provides an overview of the basic principles of ferrous Metallurgy and how steel products are made. Joining Techniques are described and the physical properties , standards and definitions of Steel Grades are reviewed. the course concludes with guidance on the specifications and selection of Steel Grades for a wide variety of applications.
27 September 2017 at 09:00
NASS National Council Meeting & Liaison with Credit Associates, follwed by AGM
National Motorcycle Museum, Nr NEC, Birmingham
12 October 2017 at 10:30
NASS Essentials for Inside Sales training course
The NASS “Essentials for Inside Sales” two day training programme will be delivered by Tuesday’s Training, who provide motivational training and coaching, particularly specialising selling the Steel Industry, personal development, leadership, team building, communication, diversity and motivation.
17 October 2017 at 09:00
NASS Health and Safety Committee Meeting plus SSLAP Liaison
NASS Office Birmingham
24 October 2017 at 10:30