Canadian Instructor Workshop Hosted by Axalta Coating

Axalta Coating Systems led a week-long professional development session for college/high school instructors at Axalta’s Customer Training …

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De Beers

De Beer Mysterious Colours from Valspar Automotive

Automotive OEMs are using more advanced paint technologies, and De Beer Refinish continues to be on the cutting edge of colour matching. De Beer Mysterious Colours offer state-of-the-art


CARSTAR Ottawa South East Appraisal Centre Open

The opening of its first appraisal centre in Ottawa was announced by CARSTAR Automotive Canada Inc. CARSTAR Ottawa South East Appraisal Centre is conveniently located at 2555 Bank

Bumper Standards
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Importance of CAPA Reinforced by Bumper Test

    Problems uncovered by Honda on the quality and safety of non-CAPA Certified aftermarket bumper parts are not new to CAPA.  The good news is that the CAPA 501 Bumper


I-CAR Accredits DeVilbiss SprayMaster Curriculum

  DeVilbiss Automotive Refinishing has been accredited by the Inter-Industry Conference on Auto Collision Repair (I-CAR) as an Industry Training Alliance provider of continuing education to the collision repair


McGarry PPG’s New COO

Michael H. McGarry was appointed Chief Operating Officer by PPG Industries effective Aug. 1. Currently he is Executive Vice President . McGarry will have executive oversight responsibility for all of


Demo Schedule for NACE/CARS

  NACE/CARS has released a schedule of demonstrations to take place on the show floor in Cobo Centre, Detroit, July 31-Aug. 1st. NACE/CARS Thursday, July 31 9:30 AM    Duplicating Factory Seams


Mitchell’s RepairCenter & WorkCenter Enhancements

  The latest updates from Mitchell to both its RepairCenter application for collision repair facilities and WorkCenter claims management solution are here. Now available for collision repair facility module users


Striking Work of Art Protected by AkzoNobel Coatings

One of the most striking structural artworks in the UK is the latest eye-catching landmark to feature coatings supplied by AkzoNobel. Standing 30 meters (100 feet) high, The


PPG Debuts Shop-Line Speed Clear

  PPG Automotive Refinish has added JC6800 HS European Speed Clear, a 4.2 VOC high solids clearcoat, to its Shop-Line brand of products. JC6800 HS European Speed Clear is designed