HOBI International Inc. (HOBI) and Retriev Technologies Inc. (Retriev) have entered into a collaborative partnership for the purpose of collecting and recycling large format electric vehicle (EV) batteries toughout North America.
ICM AG, organisers of the 20th International Automobile Recycling Congress (IARC) confirm that most restrictions on travel and meetings in Switzerland have been lifted from 1st June.
Copart, Inc., a global online auto auction company announced the addition of a new location in Mallorca, Spain. The facility is in the Balearic Islands of the Mediterranean.
Parker Mitchell, Account Manager from Texn Rewards, based in Texas, US, looks at customer data collection and the importance of keeping it up to date, particularly with the auto recycling industry’s ever-changing marketing strategies.
American Pacific Group (APG), a San Francisco-based private equity firm, recently announced that, together with Allam Taj and Christoph Ganz of Gray Eagle Capital Partners, it has formed Aesop Auto Parts (Aesop), a company that will serve as a platform to acquire and grow progressive auto recycling businesses. Simultaneously, Aesop acquired Wayne Auto Salvage (Wayne), an established provider of full-service and self-service recycled automotive parts.
The Plastics Industry Association (PLASTICS) and Pennsylvania plastics recycler Ultra-Poly Corporation have successfully tested a process to collect and recycle plastic automobile bumper covers. According to a case study published recently, the process could divert approximately one million pounds of plastic from landfills annually.
Auto Recycling World spoke to George Christofilopoulos, General Manager, K.Mavromatis ABEE, about the situation of the auto recycling industry in Greece, including the challenges they face and how he finds the lack of awareness of the auto recycler’s role a major problem.
Scott Tetz, President at Truck Part Solutions Inc. (TPS), and at ITPA, based in Canada, compares the truck parts and auto parts markets and how their company has the solutions to all your truck part needs.
IARC 2021, the 20th edition of the International Automobile Recycling Congress is being held in Geneva this year from June 23 – 25, 2021.
Frank Terlep, Co-Founder and of autotechcelerators, based in the US, looks at how business and technology trends will affect the collision and property and casualty industries.
At the end of January, Volkswagen Group Components opened the Group’s first plant for electric car batteries in Salzgitter.
Industry leaders Constellium and Novelis recently announced the launch of Alumobility, a non-profit organization focused on providing innovative implementation-ready solutions to advance the adoption of aluminium automotive body sheet.
IAA expansion increases East Coast inventory capacity
Hills Salvage and Recycling Ltd (Hills Motors), one of the UK’s leading vehicle dismantling and recycling specialists, discusses how owner, Ian Hill and the team have taken the business to the level they are today and how they continue to strive to be the number one market leader for green parts.
Racer Yoemans, Founder and President at BidCall Inc., a bidding software tool for the auto salvage industry based in the US gives his insight to how auto recyclers have dealt with business during the pandemic and the opportunities that are becoming available in our industry as we evolve with the changing times.
Hongqiao and Scholz Group signed agreement to establish a recycling park focussing on end-of-life vehicle (“ELV”) dismantling, scrap metals recycling, and research and development of recycling technologies and processes.