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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 Team Challenge 2018
NASS is delighted to reintroduce the popular personal development and team building programme - the NASS Team Challenge event in June 2018 to be held on the shores of Lake Windermere.
29 June 2018
Kallanish Europe Steel Markets 2018 Conference
Kallanish have offered a €100 discount to all NASS Members who register to attend the 3rd annual Europe Steel Markets 2018 conference on the 21-22 June in Antwerp.
21 June 2018
Free PCI Seminar - specialist software solutions for the Metals Industry
The Prof.IT system is a software package, written specifically for the Metals Industry. This FREE seminar, will show you how your business can lower costs, improve internal efficiencies and maximize profitability.
26 April 2018
Working Together: Transforming Construction Event
22 March 2018
Midlands Engine Investment Fund
The British Business Bank (BBB) has launched a further wave of its £250million Midlands Engine Investment Fund (MEIF) with up to £100million of equity finance to be made available to small businesses across the Midlands.
14 March 2018
CBI surveys point to firmer growth, but mixed picture across sectors
The ONS revised down Q4 2017 GDP growth slightly, with the breakdown revealing that growth over the quarter was based on shaky foundations. Meanwhile, the CBI’s February surveys were somewhat of a mixed bag: while growth in manufacturing remained solid and the services sector saw a pick-up in volumes, sales growth slowed further in the retail sector.
02 March 2018
US Steel Import Tarriff set at 25%
More than a month ahead of schedule, US President Donald Trump has announced his decision in the long-running 232 national security case, Kallanish reports.
02 March 2018
NASS Training Programme 2018
NASS has teamed up with several industry training providers to provide courses for both Members and Non Members. please follow the link to book courses (includes in house training)
02 January 2018
Apprenticeships - NASS Training and Development
NASS has teamed up with several Apprenticeship providers to support Members who may want to explore their apprenticeship options.
20 October 2017
NASS Annual Report 2016-2017
Following its approval at NASS' AGM on 12th October, the Annual Report for 2016-2017 is now available for download
13 October 2017

Events & Training

NASS Flat Products Group Meeting
NASS Office, Birmingham
08 March 2018 at 10:30
NASS Health & Safety Committee Meeting plus SSLAP Liaison
NASS Office, The Citadel, Birmingham
13 March 2018 at 10:30
Test Event
Just testing
14 March 2018 at 12:10
NASS National Council Meeting
NASS Office, The Citadel, Birmingham
15 March 2018 at 10:30
NASS/ EEF Finance for Non Finance Managers training course
NASS Office Birmingham
This introductory one-day workshop is perfect for non-financial executives, directors and managers at all levels who wish to gain a practical working knowledge of finance.
20 March 2018 at 09:00
NASS Plate and Long Product Group meeting
Liberty Speciality Steels, Stocksbridge, Sheffield, S36 2JA,
20 March 2018 at 10:30
Working Together: Transforming Construction Event
MTC, Coventry
22 March 2018 at 09:30
NASS/ AMRC Fundamentals of Steel Metallurgy training course
NASS Office Birmingham
This course provides an introduction to the principle alloy categories and their applications. It explains the properties of metals, how they are tested, how metal products are made and where they are used.
05 April 2018 at 09:00
NASS/ EEF Engineering Mechanical Maintenance training course
EEF Technology Hub Aston, Birmingham, B6 7EP
This four-day course splits between theory lessons and interlinked practical sessions introducing delegates to basic engineering and fitting techniques while at the same time learning the theory behind them.
16 April 2018 at 09:00
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.
17 April 2018 at 09:00