Month: May 2011

HEARD IN THE INDUSTRY

“Achievement of such aggressive weight reduction accomplished with advanced steels and design optimization will set a new standard for vehicle design approaches for the future.” – Cees ten Broek, a project director of WorldAutoSteel, announcing the results of that organization’s 3-year program to develop new lightweight designs for future production automobiles.

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SHOP IDEA: Improve your understandings and use of the estimating systems

Need a copy of the estimating guides (often referred to as “P-pages”) for the Audatex, CCC Information Services or Mitchell International estimating systems. All three can be downloaded at no charge from the Database Enhancement Gateway website (www.DEGweb.org), which is jointly sponsored by three national collision repairer trade groups. Just click on the “Get Educated” […]

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