05 December 2016
Sassda Facilitates Cross Border initatives with leading Kenyan Stainless Steel Fabricator
A sassda facilitated visit by one of its members, Kenyan-based stainless steel fabricator Desbro Engineering to a number of South African counterparts has resulted in a training partnership between the South African Institute of Welding (SAIW) as part of a joint initiative to boost the skills base within the Kenyan stainless steel sector.
22 September 2016
New research data set to stimulate trade growth for Stainless Steel sector
Two years of intensive research by the Southern Africa Stainless Steel Development Association (sassda) in association with the Steel and Engineering Industries Federation of Southern Africa; now gives local stainless steel fabricators insight into growth opportunities in new export markets as well as import substitution within the South African market.
17 August 2016
New App lifts the lid on stainless steel’s lower life cycle costs
One of the biggest obstacles to the specification of stainless steel in certain applications, is the misperception that it’s more expensive in comparison to other initially cheaper options.