The Automotive Service Association (ASA) announced changes to its Board of Directors following its Annual Business Meeting May-2-4 at the Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin Hotel and Resort in Orlando, Fla.
General Motors will incorporate Car-O-Liner’s complete line of CleanPrep Vacuum systems for their aluminum repair center, as well as their body shop, collision and refinishing service. Jaguar Land Rover has added Car-O-Liner’s CleanPrep Wet Mix Immersion Vacuum system.
Jay Alwood, Ryan Miller, and Travis Sunderland, students in Capital Area Career Center Auto Body Program, have completed their semester-long apprenticeships at Zara’s. The announcement was made by Brad Zara, president of Zara’s.
All donations of $200 or more made to the Collision Repair Education Foundation, earmarked for the “3M Hire Our Heroes fund” made before August 30, 2018 will receive a full size 3M Hire Our Heroes Flag designed by Chip Foose and be entered into a drawing for prizes.
Hunter Engineering Company (Hunter) has joined the ranks of Corporate Member of the Society of Collision Repair Specialists (SCRS), increasing their support of the association’s work for collision repairers by upgrading from a Company Membership.
ASA made the establishment of the Federal Insurance Office (FIO) its top priority during Congress’ consideration of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act in 2010, and FIO did become part of the Dodd-Frank Reform law.
The Wesco Group Inc. has completed the acquisition of Auto Paint Specialties, a three-store PPG platinum distributor in Western Washington. APS President Dan Gemeroy will join the acquisition team at the Wesco Group.
AEye, a leader in artificial perception systems, introduces a new sensor data type called Dynamic Vixels™, which are designed to more intelligently acquire and adapt data for the company's iDAR™ (Intelligent Detection and Ranging) perception system.
Dynabrade is pleased to announce that DanAm sales representatives, who represent SATA for the USA and Puerto Rico, will also represent Dynabrade, the leading US supplier of abrasive-related air tools, source capture vacuum systems and specialty abrasives.
This summer Valspar Automotive will continue to offer refinishers I-CAR certified training at its centers located in Grand Prairie (Dallas), Texas, Detroit, Mich., and Sacramento, Calif. All training curriculum covers not only hands-on application and classroom learning for water and solvent technologies, but also color theory.
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