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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

Kaltenbach Announce Co-operations with new Industry Leading Manufacturers RSA
The KALTENBACH Group of companies have announced two new co-operations with leading machine tool manufacturers ZEMAN and RSA, complementing their existing range of machinery for steel cutting and processing solutions.
27 November 2015
FICEP RAPID their latest CNC high speed drilling line
EMO Product Review - FICEP RAPID their latest CNC high speed drilling line – the name says it all
23 October 2015
Restructure announced at Tata Steel’s Long Products Europe business
Tata Steel’s Long Products Europe business today announced proposals to stop production of steel plate amid an announcement of 1,200 job cuts
20 October 2015
NASS Steel Sector Credit Bulletin
Issue 10 of the NASS Steel Sector Credit Bulletin is now available, with articles from Aon Risk Solutions, QBE and Graydon UK Ltd.
15 October 2015
NASS Annual Steel Industry Dinner 2015
Over 330 people attended this year's NASS Annual Steel Industry Dinner - See the Photo Gallery from the evening
08 October 2015
KASTO Open House Event
KASTO Ltd’s Open House on 9th and 10th September 2015.
09 September 2015
Introducing Rosler UK
As new members of NASS/NEASS we would like to this opportunity to introduce our company to you.
20 August 2015
NASS Race Day 2015
Excellent Day's Networking at the NASS Race Day
30 July 2015
Barrett Steel makes ‘Olympic' commitment to a greener steel industry
Barrett Steel made an ‘Olympic'-sized commitment to reducing its carbon emissions and making its operations amongst the greenest in the steel industry, when it installed a large commercial solar PV (photovoltaic) system* at its headquarters in Bradford.
22 July 2015
J Tomlinson installs latest energy efficiency measures at Eggleston Steel in Derby
Eggleston Steel, one of Derby’s oldest companies, has invested in some of the very latest energy efficiency technology as part of an ongoing investment by installing energy generating solar panels on the roof of its premises. At the same time, fitting energy saving LED lighting across its administration block and two factories.
15 July 2015

Events & Training

NASS Annual Golf Day 2015
Marriott Breadsall Priory, Morley, Nr. Derby
74 Golfers compete in the 2015 NASS Golf Day
04 June 2015 at 09:00
NASS Race Day 2015
Menzies Welcombe Hotel, & Stratford upon Avon Races
Excellent Day's Networking at the NASS Race Day
30 July 2015 at 10:00
Understanding Credit Management
NASS Office Birmingham
Special Offer for NASS Members - This course provides an in-depth insight into examining and interpreting credit information through the lens of credit reports, company accounts and credit scoring. The module has been particularly developed for Credit Controllers and Team Leaders.
15 October 2015 at 09:00
Health & Safety Passport Plus
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.
27 October 2015 at 09:00
Port Talbot, Mill Visit
The National Association of Steel Service Centres (NASS) has organised a visit to Tata Steel Mill in Port Talbot, South Wales for Members who would like to participate in a tour of the facilities.
10 December 2015 at 10:00
NASS Operations Forum
The National Association of Steel Service Centres (NASS) in conjunction with Ficep UK Ltd., Kaltenbach Ltd. and Kasto Ltd. are hosting the first NASS Operations Forum aimed at protecting and improving competitive position within the UK Steel Service Centre and Stockholding Industry.
09 March 2016 at 10:00
NASS Essentials for Inside Sales
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.
15 March 2016 at 09:00