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Advisory Board Meets to Discuss 2022 Plans

Posted By: Jennie Lenk.

Yesterday afternoon members of the HD Repair Forum’s Advisory Board met with the event’s organizers to review the success of the HD Repair Forum’s first-ever fall event, discuss the current …
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Latest Quarterly Trends for Commercial Collision Claims

Posted By: Jennifer King, PPG Business Analytics, Manager.

The following provides benchmarking insights and trends compiled from our PPG ADJUSTRITE® Commercial Estimating system. This data reflects information compiled from both insurance and shop estimates from the United States …
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Agenda Details for 2021 Medium & Heavy-Duty Collision Industry Conference Released

Details for the medium and heavy-duty collision repair industry’s 2021 conference and networking event taking place next month in Cleveland were released this week. Highlights of the two-day program include …
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2021 HD Repair Forum Opens Registration

The 2021 HD Repair Forum conference is set to take place Wednesday and Thursday, September 15th & 16th, 2021 in Cleveland, OH, and will be co-locating with the American Trucking …
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Latest Quarterly Trends for Commercial Collision Claims

Posted By: Jennifer King, PPG Business Analytics, Manager.

The following provides benchmarking insights and trends compiled from our ADJUSTRITE® Commercial Estimating system. The data reflects information compiled from both insurance and shop estimates from the United States and Canada. …
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HD Repair Forum To Be Held at TMC Fall Meeting

Arlington, Virginia – Today, the American Trucking Associations’ Technology & Maintenance Council and the Heavy Duty Repair Forum, announced they have agreed to co-locate their fall events at the 2021 TMC …
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Axalta’s Commercial Transportation Team invests in Remote Training Capability

As manufacturer of the leading and most durable coatings in the commercial transportation industry including the iconic Imron® brand, Axalta is dedicated to developing new products and processes as well …
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Bendix Announces 2021 Technical Training Sessions

ELYRIA, Ohio – May 18, 2021 – Building on decades of industry training experience, Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC (Bendix) has restarted its long-running training programs for 2021, after the …
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Repairing Hoods Made of Metton – Case Studies with Polyvance’s R&D Team

Posted By: Kurt Lammon.

One hot summer day, a dump truck pulled into the lot at Polyvance. The truck’s owner had heard from a local farmer friend that the company repaired broken plastic and …
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Addressing HD Wheel Masking & Painting at the Shop Level – Issues and Remedies

When painting a truck, bus, or trailer, repairers shouldn’t forget to paint the wheels. If the vehicle needs paint, chances are the wheels do too. While wheel preparation for the …
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