Valspar’s Matrix Automotive Finishes announces ‘Award Winning Finishes’ calendar

This 1952 International 110 by Justin Nichols of Nichols Paint & Fabrication is this year’s first place winner in the Matrix Award Winning Finishes Calendar Contest and the feature vehicle in January 2017.

Minneapolis, Minnesota — December 18, 2016 — Matrix Automotive Finishes has selected the winners of its Award Winning Finishes Contest. First-, second- and third-place winners are featured in the 2017 Matrix Automotive Finishes Calendar along with the work of some of North American’s most renowned refinishers using Matrix-only brand products. “This year’s calendar showcases the […]

Tesla approves Pro Spot SP Series MIGs for aluminum welding

Pro Spot has announced that its SP Series MIG Welders have received approval from Tesla for aluminum welding.

Carlsbad, California — December 18, 2016 — Pro Spot has announced the recent Tesla approval of the SP Series MIG Welders including the SP-5 Smart MIG and the new SP-5.3 Double Pulse 3-Phase Smart MIG. These welders are approved for aluminum welding during structural repairs on Model S and Model X. “Congratulations to the entire […]

Industry packs Budds’ for annual Christmas party

A few photos from the 2016 Christmas party and fundraiser for the Sam Piercey Foundation. Check out the gallery below for more photos!

Oakville, Ontario — December 18, 2016 — The production area of Budds’ Collision Services was packed for the company’s annual Pig Roast and Christmas party. In addition to great food and great company, this year’s event also served as the official launch of the Sam Piercey Foundation, supporting young collision repair apprentices in the industry. […]