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Maaco Collision Repair and Auto Painting is proud to announce significant financial incentives for veterans who want to become entrepreneurs and join the Maaco family as a Maaco center owner.
American Honda has updated its position statement for all vehicles involved in a collision and the minimum diagnostic scans, inspections, and/or calibrations required for proper repair.
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.
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Only nine collision repair facilities out of 4,900 Nationwide On Your Side Repair Network locations received the award.
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.
Claim Genius recently joined CIECA as a corporate member.
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 believes in the importance of training, and has worked to make it an integral part of the franchise’s culture.
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.
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.