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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

New Director General for NASS
NASS has a new Director General Designate. We are delighted to announce that Martin Maley will take over the role of Director General on 1 April 2019.
05 November 2018
New online video link allows users to service their own saws and storage systems
KASTO has expanded their remote troubleshooting service "VisualAssistance" with an innovative video solution that allows customers to participate in maintaining their own machines and systems.
30 October 2018
West Midlands Local Industrial Strategy Consultation
The West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) together with the region’s three Local Enterprise Partnerships - Coventry & Warwickshire, Black Country and Greater Birmingham & Solihull - is holding a consultation as part of work to produce a West Midlands Local Industrial Strategy. This important, long-term strategy will build on recent success to drive inclusive growth and secure a regional economy fit for the future.
30 October 2018
UK Steel - Preparing for Brexit - guidance for the Steel Sector
This guidance document discusses the likely effects of a range of outcomes of Brexit, and recommends issues that the sector needs to address using two broad scenarios. It focuses on the issues of most relevance to UK steel companies.
19 October 2018
NASS Annual Report 2017-2018
Following its approval at NASS' AGM on 11th October, the Annual Report for 2017-2018 is now available for download
12 October 2018
NASS Annual Steel Industry Dinner 2018
See the Photo Gallery from this year's NASS Annual Steel Industry Dinner, at which we welcomed almost 300 people
11 October 2018
FICEP UK Ltd. Industry 4.0 Open Day 2018
The Directors of FICEP UK Ltd. cordially invite you to our industry 4.0 Openday at our UK Headquarters in Wakefield Europort. 9.30am to 5pm on Wednesday 3rd & Thursday 4th October 2018. There will be live demonstrations of our latest automated technology and software and each day there will be visits to customer sites to see their production lines in action.
03 October 2018
NASS Race Day 2018
See the Photo Gallery from our recent NASS Race Day
02 August 2018
NASS Golf Day 2018
Eighteen teams battled for trophies at our recent NASS Golf Day.... See a full Report of the Competitions and Gallery of Photos from the day
27 June 2018
NASS Safety and Health Awareness Day 2018
NASS in conjunction with the HSE and Wolverhampton City Council held our annual Safety and Health Awareness Day (SHAD) aimed at tackling common health and safety issues in the Steel Service Centre and Stockholding Industry.
26 June 2018

Events & Training

NASS Plate and Long Product Group meeting
Kloeckner Metals UK, Head Office, Leeds, LS10 1SD
18 September 2018 at 10:57
NASS Flat Product Group meeting
W. E. Dowds Shipping Ltd. Alexandra Docks, Newport, South Wales, NP20 2UW
19 September 2018 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.
27 September 2018 at 10:00
FICEP UK Ltd. Industry 4.0 Open Day 2018
3 Gilcar Way Valencia Park, Wakefield Europort, Normanton WF10 5QS
The Directors of FICEP UK Ltd. cordially invite you to our industry 4.0 Openday at our UK Headquarters in Wakefield Europort. 9.30am to 5pm on Wednesday 3rd & Thursday 4th October 2018. There will be live demonstrations of our latest automated technology and software and each day there will be visits to customer sites to see their production lines in action.
03 October 2018 at 09:30
NASS Annual General Meeting
National Motorcycle Museum, Nr. NEC, Birmingham
11 October 2018 at 12:45
NASS Essentials for Inside Sales training course
NASS Office Birmingham
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.
16 October 2018 at 09:00
IOSH Working Safely Training Course
NASS Office Birmingham
Working Safely is a completely different approach to safety and health training. It’s a high-impact programme designed to be fun and get people fully involved. The first-class, jargon-free content is based on what people need to know in practice, and not off-putting legal language.
25 October 2018 at 09:00
NASS/ AMRC Introduction to Steel Metallurgy training course
NASS Office Birmingham
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.
30 October 2018 at 09:00
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.
30 October 2018 at 09:00
NASS Health and Safety Committee Meeting plus SSLAP Liaison
NASS Office Birmingham
31 October 2018 at 10:30