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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 Golf Day 2017
Almost Fully Sold... Book soon to avoid disappointment....... Annual NASS Golf Day 2017 at at the Marriott Breadsall Priory, nr. Derby.
08 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
Apprenticeship Levy
The levy requires all employers operating in the UK, with a pay bill over £3 million each year, to contribute 0.5% of their PAYE towards the Levy. Employers who do not pay over £3 million per year will not have to pay this Levy, but will still be subject to changes in the way Apprenticeships are funded through the Digital Apprenticeship Service and will also be eligible for up to 100% training subsidies for Apprenticeship training/ upskilling.
14 March 2017
Jelf Beaumonts Insurance Scheme Benefits to NASS Members
Beaumonts Group of Bradford can offer an insurance policy and risk management service catering for all the major risks you face, with an extensive range of additional financial and cover benefits.
09 March 2017
SHEET METAL STORAGE SYSTEM RAISES SUBCONTRACTOR’S PRODUCTIVITY BY A QUARTER
Sheet metal subcontractor, Keller Blechtechnik (www.keller-metallbau.de) in Endingen, southern Germany, has increased productivity by more than 25 per cent thanks to ongoing investment in automated storage, retrieval and handling of material.
09 March 2017

Events & Training

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.
16 May 2017 at 09:00
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 at 09:45
NASS Health & Safety Committee Meeting plus SSLAP Liaison
NASS Office, The Citadel, Birmingham
06 June 2017 at 10:30
NASS Golf Day 2017
Marriott Breadsall Priory, Nr. Derby
Almost Fully Sold... Book soon to avoid disappointment....... Annual NASS Golf Day 2017 at at the Marriott Breadsall Priory, nr. Derby.
08 June 2017 at 09:00
NASS Plate and Long Product Group meeting plus Supplier liaison
NASS Office Birmingham
13 June 2017 at 14:07
NASS Flat Product Group meeting plus Supplier Liaison
NASS Office, Birmingham
15 June 2017 at 14:26
NASS National Council Meeting and AGM
NASS Office, Birmingham
13 July 2017 at 10:30
Joint meeting of the NASS Plate, Long and Flat Product Groups
13 September 2017 at 14:29
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.
19 September 2017 at 09:00
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.
26 September 2017 at 09:00