Will surging demand from China drive up the price of aluminum?

Aluminum-heavy cars, such as the Jaguar XJ, are popular with China's elite.

By Jeff Sanford Toronto, Ontario — August 11, 2015 — A new report suggests that the current boom in the Chinese auto sector will see much more aluminum used in that country over the years to come. The report, “Global and Chinese Aluminum Alloy Automotive Sheet Industry Report, 2014-2017” claims that China’s growth in the […]

AYCE Career Fair links employers and graudates

Employers and graduates at a previous AYCE Career Fair. The regular event puts collision repair facilities in direct contact with graduates of AYCE's program.

By Jeff Sanford Toronto, Ontario — August 11, 2015 — It’s August and that means the AYCE Employment Career Fair is right around the corner. Applications for this year’s Career Fair are now being accepted. The event takes place August 24, 2015 at the brand new Tropicana Center of Excellence at 1385 Huntingwood Drive in […]

Miller Electric launches redesigned Millermatic 211 MIG Welder

The Millermatic 211 MIG welder.

Appleton, Wisconsin — August 11, 2015 — Miller Electric has released the newly redesigned MIG and flux-cored-capable Millermatic 211MIG welder, which the company says offers even more convenience, quality and reliability through improved portability, ease-of-use and arc performance. The new model, which replaces the previous Millermatic 211 Auto-Set with MVP, features improved duty cycle, welds […]

Mitchell report: Alberta, Saskatchewan top Length of Rental list

San Diego, California — August 11, 2015 — Mitchell has released its Industry Trends Report (ITR) for the third quarter of 2015. In this issue, Mitchell’s VP of Industry Relations, Greg Horn, looks into the data on the top 10 most frequently damaged parts to determine how often they are repaired versus replaced. Among the […]