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Skills Canada New-Brunswick

Skills New Brunswick Winners Advance to Nationals

On April 10, Skills New Brunswick held its provincial competitions in Autobody Repair, Automotive Service and Car Painting for post-secondary students …

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PPG

PPG Auto Refinish Appoints New BSM for Western Canada

PPG Canada has announced the appointment of Barbara Sawchuk as Business Solutions Manager for the company’s Automotive Refinish Division in western Canada. In reference to Sawchuck’s appointment, Norm Angrove,

Rotary Lift

Rotary Lift Updates Product Brochures

Rotary Lift has announced updates to its drive-on and two-post lift brochures. The aim is to provide a more comprehensive overview and easier access to information in each product

Manitoba Skills Competition

Manitoba Skills Autobody, Car Painting Winners Announced

On April 9, youth from across Manitoba competed in 40 different contests at the 18th Annual Skills Manitoba Competition hosted by Red River College of Applied Arts, Science

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London Collision Events Draw Big Crowds

April 15 and 16 witnessed a sizeable buzz regarding collision industry events in London, Ontario. On April 15, Caruk & Associates organized an aluminum repair clinic at the School

Skills Nova Scotia

Skills Nova Scotia, Newfoundland Winners Selected

On March 6, the 2015 provincial Skills Canada competitions got underway, from which finalists will be selected to compete at the national event in Saskatoon, Sask., May 27-30. The

Pfaff Job

Pfaff Job Fair Sees Healthy Attendance

On Saturday, April 1, Pfaff Automotive Partners hosted a job fair at its Pfaff Autoworks Collision Repair facility in Vaughan, Ont. Pfaff has witnessed significant growth over the last

AYCE Autobody

Tropicana-AYCE Autobody Repair Program Looks to the Future

Now in it’s sixth year, the Tropicana-AYCE Employment Services Pre-Apprenticeship Autobody and Collision Damage Repairer Training program, continues to go from strength-to-strength. Last week, in Scarborough, Ont., the program

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LKQ, Ford, Renew Patent Licence Agreement

LKQ and Ford Global Technologies; recently renewed their design patent agreement that allows LKQ to distribute aftermarket versions of Ford automotive parts. The initial agreement between the two companies

AudaVision

Tesla’s Repair Strategy: More People, Better Service

The recent AudaVision conference, hosted by Audatex Canada at the Palais Royale in Toronto, April 7-8, served to illustrate just how fast the collision repair and auto industry