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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

Red Bud Industries - One Day Coil Processing Seminar
This comprehensive seminar is designed to deepen your coil processing knowledge and provide valuable insight into new technologies. Industry experts will present practical, real world strategies for improving the quality and productivity of your coil slitting, leveling, blanking, and cut-to-length operations.
20 September 2016
NASS Race Day 2016 - 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 Stratford on Thursday, 28th July, which will be followed that evening by a Private Dinner and overnight stay at the beautiful Welcombe Hotel.
28 July 2016
BROWN & TAWSE STEELSTOCK LTD - Security Against Cyber-Attack
On Saturday, 11th June, BTS suffered a cyber-attack by a third party which managed to penetrate the (virus-protected) server
27 June 2016
NASS Golf Day 2016
Another successful NASS Golf Day took place on 9th June in glorious sunshine, see report and photo gallery
17 June 2016
Pandora Events launch a new website
Pandora Events who work with NASS to help organise our successful annual Golf Day and Race Day have launched a new website for their free venue finding service.
15 June 2016
“FAB” CONSTRUCTION - Rősler is constructing one of the largest fabrication descalers
With the “Factory Acceptance Tests” due between 8 and 17 June 2016, this is one of the rarest opportunities for you to see this exceptionally large facility in action.
10 June 2016
Coface Country Risk Conference 2016 - Confidence in a world of risk
The Coface Country Risk Conference will provide country and sector information to help companies and their advisers to identify the risks and rewards of trading in the UK and exporting.
09 June 2016
ArcelorMittal receives PSA Group best supplier award for second consecutive year
ArcelorMittal has received a best supplier award from its automotive customer PSA Group, in the technical cost savings category.
31 May 2016
Peel Ports Opens Major UK Logistics Facility
One of the UK’s largest new logistics facilities has officially opened for business
31 May 2016
Tata Steel UK completes sale of Long Products Europe business to Greybull Capital
Tata Steel UK today announced the completion of the sale of its Long Products Europe business to Greybull Capital LLP.
31 May 2016

Events & Training

NASS Race Day 2016 - 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 Stratford on Thursday, 28th July, which will be followed that evening by a Private Dinner and overnight stay at the beautiful Welcombe Hotel.
28 July 2016 at 11:45
NASS Plate & Processing Product Group Meeting, followed by Liaison with Suppliers
NASS
All Product Group meetings scheduled for September have been cancelled.
13 September 2016 at 10:30
NASS Long Products Group Meeting
NASS Office, The Citadel, Birmingham
All Product Group meetings scheduled for September have been cancelled.
14 September 2016 at 10:30
NASS Flat Products Group Meeting, followed by Liaison with Suppliers
NASS Office, The Citadel, Birmingham
All Product Group meetings scheduled for September have been cancelled.
15 September 2016 at 10:30
Red Bud Industries - One Day Coil Processing Seminar
Hyatt Regency Birmingham Hotel Birmingham
This comprehensive seminar is designed to deepen your coil processing knowledge and provide valuable insight into new technologies. Industry experts will present practical, real world strategies for improving the quality and productivity of your coil slitting, leveling, blanking, and cut-to-length operations.
20 September 2016 at 08:30
NASS Health & Safety Committee Meeting plus SSLAP Liaison
NASS Office, The Citadel, Birmingham
22 September 2016 at 10:30
NASS National Council Meeting & Credit Associates Liaison
National Motorcycle Museum, Nr NEC, Birmingham
06 October 2016 at 10:30
NASS Annual General Meeting
NASS Office, The Citadel, Birmingham
06 October 2016 at 12:45
NASS Health and Safety Passport Plus
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. Participants who wish to extend their qualification may also take an NVQ in this subject, gained through the completion of a project at their own place of work, regular site visits will be made by the trainer to offer support.
19 October 2016 at 09:00
NASS Introduction to Steel Metallurgy
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.
02 November 2016 at 09:00