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Preventing Corroision After Collision Repairs Protects Profits, Performance for the Long Haul

When a truck or commercial vehicle is manufactured, preventative measures are taken to resist corrosion over the life of that vehicle. These preventative measures come in the form of primers, …
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An Introduction to Paint Booth Filters & Maintenance

Posted By: Ronnie Guindon. You can connect with Ronnie Guindon here.

The filters you choose for your truck refinish paint booth — and how well you maintain them — can have a direct impact on everything from booth efficiency and paint …
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Road to Green: HD Vehicle Technology Will Change Labor Measurement

Posted By: Ronnie Guindon. You can connect with Ronnie Guindon here.Posted By: Robert (Bob) Greenwood, AMAM.

The progression of heavy duty vehicle technology will make a dramatic difference in measuring a typical HD service shop business. The HD aftermarket will have to relearn this portion of …
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Road to Green: Do You Have a Problem with Too Much Staff Turnover?

Posted By: Ronnie Guindon. You can connect with Ronnie Guindon here.Posted By: Robert (Bob) Greenwood, AMAM.Posted By: Robert (Bob) Greenwood, AMAM.

Everyone acknowledges the shortage of competent technicians, and staff in general, in this heavy duty industry, but it becomes really scary when a HD service shop can’t keep the staff …
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Road to Green

Posted By: Ronnie Guindon. You can connect with Ronnie Guindon here.Posted By: Robert (Bob) Greenwood, AMAM.Posted By: Robert (Bob) Greenwood, AMAM.Posted By: Robert (Bob) Greenwood.

The following is a checklist of items for consideration to be measured each and every month.  Keep in mind that “if you can’t measure it, you can’t manage it”.  Get …
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Building Relationships and Staying Ahead in HR Technology

Given the rapid rate of change and proliferation of options from HR Systems to Individual Apps for each phase of recruiting, engagement and workforce management, it’s important to find ways …
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United Kingdom CO2 emissions fall to lowest level in nearly a century

LONDON — A record drop in coal use — coupled with the rapid growth of renewable energy, an expansion of energy efficiency programs, and an increase in burning natural gas …
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‘Spinning sail’ rebooted to cut fuel and make ocean tankers greener

LONDON — An ocean-going tanker is to be fitted with a type of “spinning sail” invented almost a century ago in a step that could lead to more environmentally friendly …
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UT researchers link methane in groundwater to natural sources near Barnett wells

AUSTIN, Texas — Scientists from The University of Texas at Austin have found that high levels of methane in well water from two counties near Fort Worth are probably from …
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Scottish councils invest £1.7 billion into fossil fuel companies

EDINBURGH – In a departure from the fossil fuel disinvesting trend, Scottish local authorities are pouring £1.7 billion in 52 fossil fuel companies, realizing perhaps its bounty of hydrocarbon resources, …
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