Don Treschak named to AkzoNobel’s Distributor Council

AkzoNobel logo.

Troy, Michigan — February 15, 2016 — Don Treschak of Treschak Enterprises has been named to AkzoNobel’s Vehicle Refinishes 2016 Distributor Council. Members of the Distributor Council are drawn from AkzoNobel’s distribution network to assist the company in establishing frameworks for business practices as well as providing inspiration for creating new polices, products and programs. […]

Autonomous vehicles land at the Canadian International AutoShow

The Audi RS7 Performance Piloted Driving concept is one of five autonomous vehicles currently on display at CIAS.

Toronto, Ontario — February 15, 2016 — Autonomous vehicles are on the way. In fact, they’re already on display at the Canadian International AutoShow (CIAS). CIAS is currently underway at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre and runs until February 21. Research and development into the autonomous car is progressing rapidly, and many elements of that […]

Arslan to distribute VAS6530A Smart Spot welder

The TECNA VAS6530A Smart Spot is now available through Arslan Automotive.

Pointe Claire, Quebec — February 15, 2016 — Arslan Automotive Canada has announced that it is now possible to purchase TECNA’s VAS6530A Smart Spot welder through their company. The VAS6530 Resistance Spot Welder is recommended for general body repairs on vehicles with high and ultra high tensile strength steel panels. The inverter technology, in conjunction […]

Guild 21 and Larry Hults examine the details of aluminum repair

Aluminum repair hit the mainstream with the Ford F150, but it's here to stay and it's use will likely expand.

By Jeff Sanford Toronto, Ontario — February 15, 2016 — Guild 21 held its latest conference call recently, hosting guest Larry Hults, Chief Operating Officer of DOXA Enterprises. Hults offered up advice for collision facility owners pondering aluminum repair. Hosted by collision repair consultancy Verifacts Automotive, the Guild 21 Conference Call has become an important […]