NACE Automechanika hits the road with Commitment to Training events

NACE Automechanika Chicago Logo

Chicago, Illinois — December 7, 2016 — NACE teamed up with Automechanika Chicago in September, as reported by Collision Repair magazine. The inaugural NACE Automechanika Chicago show will take place July 26 to 29, 2017 in Chicago, but the organization has certainly been busy in the meantime, running a number of one-day training events through […]

Mi-T-M launches new 30-gallon air compressor

Mi-T-M has launched a new diesel 30-gallon two-stage air compressor.

Peosta, Iowa — December 8, 2016 — Mi-T-M Corporation has released a new diesel 30-gallon air compressor. The new two-stage air compressor features a 9.1 HP Kohler KD420 diesel overhead valve engine with electric start and glow plugs for easy starting in cold temperatures. A powder coated ASME-coded 30-gallon receiver tank is attached to a […]

Cop shop: Repairing emergency vehicles has its own peculiarities

Police cars crash too. In fact, the nature of police and other emergency work may lead to higher-than-average accident rates.

By Barett Poley Orillia, Ontario — December 8, 2016 — What happens when a police cruiser is in a collision, or a local ambulance is involved in a crash? Emergency vehicles have a far higher chance of becoming damaged in a collision than a passenger vehicle does, due to the high-risk nature of the work […]