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Thermal Dynamics, an ESAB brand, announced that its Cutmaster 58 handheld air plasma cutting system, a reintroduction of the Cutmaster 52, is now available and has been upgraded to include the industry-leading SL60 QD 1Torch as standard.
Thermal Dynamics
Only nine collision repair facilities out of 4,900 Nationwide On Your Side Repair Network locations received the award.
CARSTAR
BASF plans to build an engineering plastics compounding plant and a thermoplastic polyurethane plant at the company’s proposed integrated chemical production site in Zhanjiang, China.
BASF
Claim Genius recently joined CIECA as a corporate member.
CIECA
The proactive resale strategy will launch the brand into a new era, creating a stronger presence to support the company’s mission of restoring the safety and appearance of millions of vehicles as America’s #1 body shop.
Maaco
Maaco believes in the importance of training, and has worked to make it an integral part of the franchise’s culture.
Maaco
OEConnection LLC (OEC) will lead a discussion on “How OEMs, Dealers and Shops Can Protect Themselves Against The Onslaught Of Aftermarket Collision Parts” at the Automotive News Europe Congress on 22 May.
OEC
Registration for the 18th Annual Collision Repair Education Foundation (CREF) Golf Fundraiser, co-hosted by the automotive refinish business unit of PPG, is selling out fast.
CREF
Women’s Industry Network (WIN) presents the Cornerstone Award each year to deserving WIN board members. The winner’s actions and contributions demonstrate the outstanding commitment to WIN’s mission and vision.
WIN
The Greater Philadelphia-area I-CAR Committee will host its 4th Annual Golf Tournament fundraiser on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 to bring industry business partners together, show appreciation for their ongoing support, and to bring awareness to the needs of local technical schools and programs in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware.
CREF