Assured Orleans South Increases Throughput, Cuts Energy Costs and Improves Quality with REVO Accelerated Curing Systems

This article was originally printed in Collision Repair Magazine, and the full article can be read on pages 44 to 45 of Volume 16, Number 4. With 68 locations across Ontario, Assured Automotive has become a well-known and respected name in the Canadian collision repair market. The company’s rapid growth and success is due in … Continue reading Assured Orleans South Increases Throughput, Cuts Energy Costs and Improves Quality with REVO Accelerated Curing Systems

Problem Solved – Reconditioning center maximizes cycle time with new booth and prep station

With 16 franchised operations offering virtually every make of vehicle, Birchwood Automotive Group has grown to become the largest network of automotive retailers in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Despite being the largest, there is still room for more improvement. Since the province’s used-vehicle market is three times larger than the new one, Birchwood Group made the decision … Continue reading Problem Solved – Reconditioning center maximizes cycle time with new booth and prep station

Problem Solved – Collision center replaces its “state-of-the-art” booth with a state-of-the-art booth

It didn’t take long for Kent Forman to realize his Honda dealership in Brandon, Manitoba needed a body shop. After years of taking vehicles to local body shops in town, he opened a shop of his own. The location wasn’t ideal to begin with which meant a lot of trips across town from the dealership, … Continue reading Problem Solved – Collision center replaces its “state-of-the-art” booth with a state-of-the-art booth

Problem Solved – Collision center becomes energy efficient, ready for aluminum repairs with new equipment

When Tom and Connie Holzer started their company in 1974 in Farmington, Michigan, they couldn’t have imagined all of the changes that would be in store for them. Considerable growth inspired a move in 1985 to a new location in nearby Farmington Hills. Since then, Tom Holzer Ford has grown into a dealership offering a … Continue reading Problem Solved – Collision center becomes energy efficient, ready for aluminum repairs with new equipment

Problem Solved – Small-town auto body shop upgrades to a larger building, leaving homemade booth behind

Located just outside of Winnipeg, St. Claude Autobody has been serving the St. Claude community for over 50 years. Dealing with everything from collisions to hail damage, the shop grew from a one-man team to a 12 employee shop, demanding a larger facility. That one-man team was made up of Norm Bruneau, who purchased the … Continue reading Problem Solved – Small-town auto body shop upgrades to a larger building, leaving homemade booth behind

Problem Solved – Bigger, Better Paint Booth for Auto Body Shop

Michael Cifaldi of Cifaldi Motors in Cumberland, Wisconsin knew it was time to replace their aging, small paint booth. They had their old booth for 25-30 dyears and it was used when they purchased it. “Our old booth was basically falling apart,” Cifaldi said. And 'falling apart' is not an exaggeration. When they began taking … Continue reading Problem Solved – Bigger, Better Paint Booth for Auto Body Shop

GFS Announces Advancements in their Automotive Paint Booth Line

Building off the success of the Ultra and Performer booth products, Global Finishing Solutions (GFS) has restructured their line of automotive paint booths, prep environments and mix rooms to fall under these two product ‘families’. Ultra paint booths remain GFS’ premium offerings, providing excellent quality and performance, and now with added features. Unlike any paint … Continue reading GFS Announces Advancements in their Automotive Paint Booth Line

Global Finishing Solutions adds Booth Brothers to the GFS Auto Refinish distribution team

Global Finishing Solutions is proud to welcome Booth Brothers Inc. to the GFS Auto Refinish distribution team, expanding our ability to provide exceptional service to automotive & truck refinish customers in Alberta, Canada. Located in Calgary, AB, Booth Brothers Inc. has a long history of providing sales & service to auto refinish & industrial finishing … Continue reading Global Finishing Solutions adds Booth Brothers to the GFS Auto Refinish distribution team

Problem Solved – Saving time and energy at Laney’s Collision Center

Laney’s Collision Center of El Dorado, AR has been well known in the area since 1939. When the shop was purchased by Johnny Griffin, he retained the name and continued operations. Laney's underwent a major overhaul in 2010, at which time they built a new 14,000 sq. foot shop. This new expansion included new paint … Continue reading Problem Solved – Saving time and energy at Laney’s Collision Center

Aluminum Repair Stations for Collision Repair – Why They Matter to Your Body Shop

Ford is betting big on aluminum. Their new F-150 will feature an aluminum body, bed and supports, which is big news for collision repair shops that want to be able to repair the most popular truck on the road in North America. This change is just the first wave of what is sure to come … Continue reading Aluminum Repair Stations for Collision Repair – Why They Matter to Your Body Shop