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Automechanika Johannesburg – Sep. 2019

South Africa’s leading international trade fair for the automotive service industry targeting trade visitors from the Sub-Saharan Region. Automechanika is the world’s leading brand among business-to-business automotive trade fairs with a network of 17 events across 15 countries. Automechanika is unique with regards to its product-range breadth and depth and is backed worldwide by around [...]

2019-03-04T14:20:26+02:00March 4th, 2019|Media Coverage|0 Comments

TINY DEVICE LETS BODY SHOPS TRACK PAINT USAGE IN REAL TIME

Though it’s aimed more at calculating paint usage to keep Canadian environmental regulators happy, a tiny device featured in Collision Repair Magazine seems as though it could give U.S. shops another way to track waste and itemize paint for reimbursement. Here’s an excerpt from the RDN content-sharing partner. Read the full article here. A sensor on the [...]

2016-11-10T14:24:08+02:00August 19th, 2016|Media Coverage, Members News|0 Comments

PAINT-STRIPPING CHEMICALS POSES RISKS TO CHILDREN FOR WOMEN IN AUTO BODY REPAIR

A chemical used in paint strippers could hurt the fetuses of women working in auto body shops, the Environmental Protection Agency announced March 23, and the agency on Monday started seeking input into how strongly to regulate it. The agency found that N-methylpyrrolidone (NMP) can affect the development of babies being carried and those yet to be conceived [...]

2016-11-10T14:25:16+02:00August 19th, 2016|Media Coverage, Members News|0 Comments

HOW STRONG IS YOUR BOND?

Thematic Curing of Sectional Fiber Composite Repair Vehicle body construction is becoming lighter and stronger for reasons of environment, economics and safety. Repairability of new materials always becomes a challenge to replicate in a re-manufacture process. A new challenge on the horizon is the increase of carbon fiber composite technology into mainstream vehicle manufacturing. At [...]

2016-11-11T11:44:45+02:00August 19th, 2016|Media Coverage, Members News, Press Releases|0 Comments

BMW’S CARBON CORE TECHNOLOGY

Weight-minimising measures courtesy of the BMW Efficient Lightweight strategy enable the new BMW 7 Series models to tip the scales up to 130 kilograms lighter than their previous-generation model, despite significant additions to the roster of comfort and safety equipment on board. A central element here is the Carbon Core body structure of the luxury [...]

2016-11-10T14:26:56+02:00August 19th, 2016|Media Coverage|0 Comments

How to take care of your vehicle to avoid accidents

With the rapid increase of Road Accidents in South Africa, it is important to know which Panel Beater to choose for the repairs of your car. Road Accidents are always devastating, making a huge impact on people’s lives as well as the car. Vehicles are sometimes badly damaged in the accident and require meticulous repairing. [...]

2017-05-22T14:46:53+02:00April 22nd, 2015|Press Releases|0 Comments