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 …

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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


Significant Canadian Auto Insurance Claims Satisfaction

  According to the J.D. Power 2014 Canadian Auto Claims Satisfaction Study just released, customer satisfaction with claims increased by a significant 11 points, driven by substantially improved interactions. The


Automechanika Frankfurt Offers Basic, Advanced Training

The free Automechanika courses offered include the following- Damage appraisal, Computer-Aided Estimates, Cmmunication Personnel trained for working on high-voltage on basically safe HV systems (hybri d/electric drive systems) Exterior bodywork dent


Special CCIF NACE Event Examines North American Trends

  CCIF—The Canadian Collision Industry Forum will bring international speakers to the organization's first-ever Special Event at NACE. Vincent Romans from The Romans Group LLC and David Lingham from IBIS


I-CAR Premiers NACE Training Line-up

I-CAR will offer multiple Professional Development Program (PDP) training courses during Industry Week in Detroit, July 31-August 2. PDP training opportunities at NACE will provide some of I-CAR’s newest