Auto recyclers call for ban on importation of asbestos brake pads

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Toronto, Ontario — April 12, 2016 — The Automotive Recyclers of Canada (ARC) is adding its voice in support of a call for federal policies to effectively eliminate the import and use of asbestos in Canada. In particular asbestos brake pads carry health risks when it comes to recycling end-of-life vehicles. Every year approximately 1.6 […]

New Vulcan ADU from Chief uses heat to separate panels

According to Chief Automotive, the Vulcan Adhesive Debonding Unit (ADU) is the first product specifically designed to break the bond of structural adhesives in automotive applications.

Madison, Indiana — April 12, 2016 — New materials require new joining methods, but those new methods may also find their way into steel construction as well. Structural adhesives are used extensively in vehicles designed with aluminum, but are also becoming increasingly popular with OEMs in the manufacture of traditional steel-based vehicles. Repairing collision damage […]

Collision 360 to distribute Spanesi

Collision 360 has signed a distribution deal with Spanesi Americas.

By Dylan O’Hagan Toronto, Ontario — April 12, 2016 — Collision 360 has recently signed a distribution deal with Spanesi Americas, making them the exclusive distributor for the Greater Toronto Area. Owner Anthony Iaboni says it was a natural fit for his company. Spanesi Americas carries a range of body shop equipment including frame equipment, […]

Next Guild 21 call to feature author of ‘The Awakened Company’

Catherine Bell of Calgary, Alberta, will be the featured guest on the next Guild 21 Conference Call.

Hamilton, Ontario — April 12, 2016 — A Canadian will take the featured guest spot on the next Guild 21 Conference Call, scheduled for Thursday, April 14 at 2 p.m. EST. The guest for the call will be Catherine Bell, founder of BluEra and author of “The Awakened Company.” Bell lives in Calgary, Alberta with […]