SEM introduces new high-tech clear

By CRM Staff   Toronto, Ontario —July 11, 2018 — SEM Products Inc. has announced the release of its new 1K HS Matte clear, adding to a now complete range of 1K aerosol clears.    According to SEM, the new 1K HS Matte Clear is a time saving clear coat that can be used for matching […]

Fiat Chrysler gives OEM recommendations to 14 SEM products

Several of the FCA’s newly recommended products from SEM Products.

By CRM Staff   Toronto, Ontario — February 6, 2018 — Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has released new recommendations for products used in collision repair facilities. These recommendations include fourteen SEM products, in relation to the FCA’s repair standards. The products and recommendations are detailed below under adhesives, plastic repair, seam sealers, foams and sound […]

SEM rolls out new easier-to-use website

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Rock Hill, South Carolina – September 14, 2017 — SEM Products has unveiled a new website that the company says offers simplified navigation, powerful imagery and amplified search tools. “The rapid consolidation within collision has created a new, more tech savvy, info hungry consumer. Additionally, mobile has become an increasingly critical component of PBE’s digital […]

Napanee District Secondary School brings repairers and students together

Representatives of local collision facilities watch Dan Dominato of LKQ/Keystone demonstrate SEM's OEM Refinish System at a clinic held at Napanee District Secondary School. The school has also hosted I-CAR events, and plans are underway to host more clinics in the future.

By Mike Davey Napanee, Ontario — February 26, 2016 — Keystone Automotive held a clinic recently in Napanee, Ontario that should make anyone interested in the future of the industry sit up and take notice. The clinic itself wasn’t that unusual. Representatives of SEM Products and DeVilbiss demonstrated new products to members of the collision […]

SEM awarded 52 GM recommendations

General Motors has awarded SEM Products 52 recommendations spanning 218 products

Rock Hill, South Carolina — February 25, 2016 — SEM Products has announced it has been awarded 52 recommendations from General Motors, spanning 218 distinct products. The product categories include adhesives, foams, panel bonding adhesives, plastic repair materials, seam sealers, stone guard coatings and undercoatings. According to SEM, the company’s specialty coatings, such as interior […]

SEM launches Fleet Line

The new Fleet Line from SEM.

Rock Hill, South Carolina — February 5, 2016 — SEM has released its new Fleet Line adhesives, seam sealer and repair materials. The four SKU line covers a wide range of repairs across fleets. “After consulting several fleet repair facilities, we built a condensed line to address the vast majority of repairs. SEM’s Fleet Line […]

SEM brings its I-CAR courses to Canada

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Rock Hill, South Carolina — December 13, 2015 — SEM has announced it will bring its I-CAR approved courses to Canada. SEM has been an approved I-CAR USA Industry Training Alliance program training provider for over six years. SEM I-CAR classes include: • Adhesive, Rivet and Weld Bonding • Automotive Corrosion Protection • Automotive Foams […]

SEM launches new Custom Fill Color Coat aerosol blanks

SEM's new Color Coat Aerosol blanks.

Rock Hill, South Carolina — October 22, 2015 — According to SEM, collision centres can now match any interior carpet, velour, vinyl, plastic, or properly prepped and primed metalcolour with an aerosol. SEM delivers aerosol blanks for filling Color Coat formulas using SEM’s Custom Fill machines. A statement from SEM says jobbers can now provide […]

SEM introduces Sprayable Seam Sealer Gun Cleaner

SEM's new Sprayable Seam Sealer Gun Cleaner.

Rock Hill, South Carolina — August 17, 2015 — SEM has introduced what it says is a first of its kind solution to cleaning one-component sprayable seam sealer applicators. The new product is 29433 Sprayable Seam Sealer Gun Cleaner. According to a statement from SEM, whether a technician is performing routine maintenance or needs to […]

SEM launches EZ Finish Clearcoat

EZ Finish Clearcoat, the latest additions to SEM's World Class line.

Rock Hill, South Carolina — August 14, 2015 — SEM has launched World Class EZ Finish Clearcoat. With three activator speeds available, SEM says EZ Finish Clearcoat can be applied on any size job, in any environment. “EZ Finish Clearcoat is an exciting addition to SEM’s World Class primer and clear line. This high quality […]