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Automechanika Dubai, the largest international automotive aftermarket trade exhibition in the wider Middle East, will be organizing its 15th edition of the show May 7-9, 2017.

4/18/2017 at 11:30 AM

Euroskills 2016 Final Report

The Euroskills final report is now complete. EuroSkills 2016 aimed to set an example and a precedent for sustainable skills competitions in a global perspective.

Car-O-Liner supports not only Euroskills but also the Skills Sweden and WorldSkills competitions. For the fourth consecutive competition Car-O-Liner will be the Strategic Sponsor of Skill 13 Autobody Repair at WorldSkills 2017 in Abu Dhabi.

Read more about Car-O-Liner and WorldSkills >>

Read the final report from Euroskills >>

Car-O-Liner congratulates Per Madsen, Vice President Distributor Development & Inter-company Sales (Asia), upon receiving the prestigious National Collision Repairer magazine ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’.

Per MadsenCarl Tinsley presented the award. “Nothing happens until somebody cares. I guarantee it, he cares.” He added “…epitomizes what this lifetime achievement is about. It’s about giving more than you’re being paid to give, it’s about giving more to help an industry to get better to the way we used to be.” 

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Upon receiving the award Per Madsen said, “I didn’t see that coming at all. It’s a great honor for me to stand here today. Thank you all for your support and all the help and all the time all you guys and ladies are offering to listen to us and what we as an industry can offer in terms of information and knowledge.” 

Julie Thomas, owner of Car-O-Liner Australia, won this prestigious award in 2014.

 

See the presentation on YouTube>>

 

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS

The National Collision Repairer magazine ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’ is presented to nominees annually and they must have at least 10 years participation in the collision industry. The recipients are inducted and honored for their outstanding service within the Collision Repair Industry at an annual awards ceremony.

The nominees shall have made contributions to the collision repair industry beyond the scope of their local area and said contributions shall have been made above and beyond their employment.

Igor Ivanov will be representing Russia in Abu Dhabi in October. He visited Car-O-Liner the first week of April.

Igov Ivanov Russian WorldSkills competitorIgor Ivanov along with a representative from Inmart, Car-O-Liner's distributor in Russia, and three experts from WorldSkills Russia, spent a week at Car-O-Liner Academy in Gothenburg honing his skills. Igor participated in one-on-one training with Master Trainer, Tommy Eriksen. They covered electronic measuring with Car-O-Tronic Vision2, frame straightening with Quick 42 and welding with CTR12000, among other things.

Sergey Medvedev, from Inmart, was very interested in the proceedings and asked many questions to prepare himself for WorldSkills 2019 which will be held in Moscow.

 

Learn more about Car-O-Liner and WorldSkills >>

WorldSkills Russia Group

Left to Right: Sergey Medvedev, Inmart our distributor in Russia; Vladimir Slobodchikov, expert at WS Russia; Denis Verkhoturtsev, expert & trainer WS Russia; Mikhaol Bernadskiy, Expert, WS Russia, Igor Ivanov, Competitio WS Russia for WS2017 & Tommy Eriksen, Master Trainer at Car-O-Liner Academy.