Management

Axalta breaks ground on new coatings facility in Northern China

Axalta has broke ground for construction of a state-of-the-art coatings facility in Jilin City, Jilin Province, North China. The 46,000-square-meter new plant will produce mobility coatings to support growing...
Continue Reading »

Axalta completes U-POL acquisition

Axalta Coating Systems has announced that it has successfully completed the previously announced acquisition of U-POL Holdings Limited. The acquisition of U-POL, a supplier of paint, protective coatings and accessories...
Continue Reading »

I-CAR Australia appoints new Chief Operating Officer and General Manager

I-CAR Australia’s Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Jason Trewin as Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Vanessa Harrison as General Manager (GM) of I-CAR Australia...
Continue Reading »

Does AMA have a crisis of confidence?

Once again the AMA Group annual report is out and we in the industry have an opportunity to look behind the veil and find out a bit more about...
Continue Reading »

3M workers make 1 billion N95s during pandemic

When 3M Aberdeen, South Dakota, got the call to ramp-up production of N95 respirators in January 2020 to help respond to the pandemic, the scale of the work ahead...
Continue Reading »

Bill Cook appointed Axalta Chair of the board of directors

Axalta Coating Systems has announced that Mark Garrett has stepped down as a member and Chair of its board of directors, effective 26 August due to his increasing professional...
Continue Reading »

Bosch’s Craig Hexter puts the “mover” into Movers and Shakers

Robert Bosch Australia has announced a number of changes to the team at sia Abrasives. Craig Hexter, sia Abrasives Sales and Marketing Manager has accepted a new position within...
Continue Reading »

SCRS opposes OEM design patent legislation on collision repair parts

The Society of Collision Repair Specialists (SCRS) has announced that it objects to the US Save Money on Auto Repair Transportation (SMART) Act that was introduced in June seeking...
Continue Reading »

I-CAR announce Board Election Results

I-CAR board of directors announced the election of four individuals to fill open board seats, including two members returning for a second three-year term. I-CAR’s board of directors is...
Continue Reading »

John Boukouras appointed General Manager Symach Australia

Symach producer is pleased to announce that John Boukouras has been appointed General Manager, Australia, overseeing and supporting Symach activities across the country. Boukouras will replace Mark Cunningham, to...
Continue Reading »

Industry Partners

Address