On Tuesday, January 15, four deserving recipients from Palm Springs and their families experienced a life-changing event – the presentation of a car to provide them independence and the ability to work, take care of their families and serve their communities – thanks to the National Auto Body Council.
Auto industry trade groups representing virtually all automakers selling cars and light duty trucks in the United States released a policy position statement underscoring the importance of all post-collision vehicle repairs being conducted in accordance with the repair procedures issued by the vehicle’s original equipment manufacturer (OEM).
Created in 1969, the SEMA Hall of Fame recognizes people who have contributed a significant body of work to the industry over a long period of time and is the most prestigious award presented to an individual by the association.
The SEMA Data Co-op (SDC) is now ACES 4.0 compliant, making it more efficient than ever for participating parts manufacturers and resellers to communicate details that will help get products to market quickly and easily.
Improved communication, member representation and engagement and enhanced industry professionalism top the list of priorities for Ray Fisher — the newly appointed executive director of the Automotive Service Association.
While the landscape of the collision repair industry is expected to consistently grow this year, that growth is likely to come from shops who are able to expand their businesses and open new locations, improve their efficiency and build their insurance relationships.
Automotive coatings will need to provide far more than eye-catching aesthetics and extended protection when an array of new mobility models enters the market, Rebecca Liebert, PPG senior vice president, automotive OEM coatings, told the audience during an Automobili-D presentation today at Detroit’s Cobo Center.
On January 17, students across the U.S. will get an exclusive look at careers in the transportation, computer numerical control (CNC) machining and welding industries during Technician Career Expo & Open Houses hosted by Universal Technical Institute's 13 campuses nationwide.
PPG is helping global vehicle manufacturers apply sophisticated new color strategies to help enhance brand differentiation and address both the aesthetic and functional realities of vehicles that will be used in new ways.
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