Friday Fun: May 11, 2018

Camel crossing signs are as common in the Middle East as deer crossings here.

By Jeff Sanford   Toronto, Ontario — May 11, 2018 — In today’s Friday Fun: Australia’s king of collision repair, North Americans teach Saudi women to drive, the constriction in the number of vehicle models and much, much more.   An Australian newspaper this week ran a profile of Ray Malone, CEO, AMA Group. For […]

Insurance veteran Tony Mammone joins CARSTAR as new zone director

With more than 20 years of experience in the collision repair and insurance industry, and eight years in the Royal Canadian Navy, Mammone has much needed experience to be an effective leader.

By CRM Staff    Hamilton, Ontario — May 10, 2018 — CARSTAR recently announced the hiring of a new zone director for Ontario, Tony Mammone.   “Having worked with CARSTAR in various capacities over the years, I know their commitment to integrity and drive for advancement aligns perfectly with my values,” says Tony Mammone. “It […]

General Motors using new technology in next generation of lightweight vehicles

General Motors is pioneering new, advanced generative software design technology from Bay-area software company Autodesk to introduce the next generation of vehicle lightweighting.

By CRM Staff   Toronto, Ontario — May 10, 2018 — General Motors (GM) is using new, advanced software design technology to introduce the next generation of vehicle lightweighting. The technology is key to developing efficient and lighter alternative propulsion and zero emission vehicles.   According to GM, it is the first automaker in North […]

Mueller-Kueps releases hydraulic Twin or Triple Leg Puller system

Mueller-Kueps Hydraulic Twin/Triple Leg Puller system.

By CRM Staff   Toronto, Ontario — May 10 — The Mueller-Kueps Hydraulic Puller System is a twin or triple leg puller system designed to remove all kinds of shaft-fitted parts, including bushings, wheels, bearings, gears and pulleys. It is advertised as being particularly effective at removing bearings because the process is simple and does […]