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  • DOCKWEILER - ULTRA-HYGIENIC AGENCY FOR NDE

    NDE has been appointed as the Southern African agent by German company Dockweiler, a leading manufacturer of highly specialised stainless steel tube systems and components with subsidiaries and representations in more than 30 countries.
  • ANOTHER IMPROVEMENT TO NDE ACCESSIBILITY - PRODUCT BARCODING

    Accessibility is one of NDE’s five pillars of customer satisfaction, along with quality, integrity, fair price and service. Accessibility impacts on many areas including choice of branch location, availability of management, minimised paperwork and a host of other streamlining elements.
  • LCC short

    According to the Progreso Port Authorities (1998) there has been no major repair work during its lifetime and a complete lack of routine maintenance activities.
  • LIFE CYCLE COSTING (LCC)

    In business and industry there is still often a focus on first-off costs - when selecting materials for projects and processes - which undermines the power of LCC in protecting projects, profits and the environment with more sustainable and longer-term viability.
  • STAINLESS STEEL IN DESALINATION

    Wars will be fought over water shortages on our planet in the future and the undersupply is already apparent with countries seeking new, innovative and sustainable ways to boost their water supply. Desalination is one of the measures widely used across the globe, with significant desalination plants in arid areas and major developments in all countries.
  • NDE PRESENTATIONS: ENGINEERING EXCELLENCE IN THE USE AND BENEFITS OF STAINLESS STEEL

    Engineers are invited to book and attend any or all of these presentations, with CPD accreditation, please click here to book now!    
  • NDE DURBAN

    NDE DURBAN NDE’s Durban branch in Westmead has been supplying corrosion-resistant products to KwaZulu-Natal industries since opening in 1978 to serve the province’s pulp and paper industry.
  • NDE JOHANNESBURG

    It all started for NDE in Johannesburg in 1945, with a small company supplying dairy process equipment after WWII and adding a stainless steel division a few years later.
  • NEW OFFICES FOR NDE NELSPRUIT

    NDE Nelspruit has moved to new offices with a bigger warehouse and extra parking in the Riverpark development close to Nelspruit. NDE's Nelspruit agent, Johnie De Canha, has been supplying NDE corrosion-resistant materials to customers in the Mmupalanga and Mozambique markets for several years.
  • NDE SPONSORS SASSDA AWARDS AND ENCOURAGES ENTRIES

    NDE is an annual sponsor of the SASSDA awards in order to support development of the stainless steel industry in Southern Africa and to encourage inn
  • NDE EASTERN CAPE

    NDE PE has been a stainless steel partner to Eastern Cape business since the 1970's. Logan Moodley, branch manager, joined NDE in the 1980's and his deputy Ros Nortje joined in the 1990's. "We are a tight-knit team with extensive stainless steel experience and many long-standing customer relationships in the region," says Logan.
  • LLEWELLYN HEADS UP NDE PROCUREMENT. ANDRIES HEADS UP NDE WESTERN CAPE.

    September 2014 is the month for two important changes in NDE as part of the company's ongoing management of its 60-year success story. Llewellyn Dollman, director and manager of the Cape Town branch of NDE for 25 years, will take over a new centralised function of global procurement for the NDE group.
  • THE BUSY, DEDICATED NDE TEAM OF RECEPTIONISTS AT BRANCHES ACROSS SOUTH AFRICA

    The first person to welcome callers and visitors to NDE is the Receptionist. There are five dedicated ladies who manage reception for NDE in branches across South Africa. They combine all the skills
  • NDE EXPORTS STAINLESS STEEL INTO AFRICA

    Karin Eagar is a seasoned traveller who takes her down-to-earth wisdom and sense of humour onto the road in Africa where she has been travelling for the past five years overseeing NDE's exports into sub-Saharan countries.
  • SOCIAL - GOLF DAYS/SPORTS DAY

    Our happy golf days with customers around the country. Stan Andrews, Joburg sales exec and adventurous amputee who scaled Mt Kilimanjaro in 2012, took on the 94. 7 Cycle challenge for his charity, Stand with Stan, with a team of 50 riders –including NDE staff and customers - and did magnificently!            
  • OUTREACH - HOPE FACTORY

    NDE's outreach to create empowering connections and opportunities in 2013 included: our support of COACH projects for the disadvantaged; involvement with the Hope Factory, an Enterprise Development NGO using investments from NDE and other companies to empower potential entrepreneurs who are starting new businesses. The project also supports existing entrepreneurs to manage and grow their businesses.    
  • LONG-SERVICE TEAM

    NDE has been established for over 60 years and has an extraordinary long-service record countrywide, from senior management through sales, admin and warehousing. Training in 2013 was dedicated to grow the skills of this experienced, close-knit team.
  • TECHNOLOGY and an exciting new NDE APP!

    2014 will see the results of our infrastructure upgrades started in 2013. NDE is centralising and standardising company systems and infrastructure to ensure we move in the fast lane and continuously improve our service.
  • A GENTLEMAN OF NOTE!

    'I like this job very much and my long experience and knowledge keeps me interested in the products and people I work with, ' says Alpheus Kgampe. Alpheus Kgampe joined NDE in 1973 and is the longest-serving employee at 40 years.
  • NDE IN THE MINING INDUSTRY

    The value of experience, good relationships and commitment to providing quality anti-corrosion solutions - backed with technical and metallurgical expertise - has proved itself for NDE in the development of business opportunities in the mining sector, starting with a 900-ton order some nine years ago.