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Think green with Spies Hecker

Spies Hecker is committed to supporting bodyshops in their efforts to think green and to reduce their energy consumption. Spies Hecker Brand Manager for Europe, the Middle East and Africa, Joachim Hinz, addresses the importance of sustainability and offers guidance on what bodyshops can do to improve their environmental sustainability.

Former Dragon Hilary Devey’s new bodyshop

Renowned UK businesswoman, entrepreneur and former TV Dragon Hilary Devey opened Bodiwork by Devey, a state-of-the-art accident repair company, and The Design Studio, for non-automotive projects, in Sevenoaks, Kent, in March 2020. Bodiwork by Devey and The Design Studio are working exclusively with Spies Hecker – one of the premium refinish brands of Axalta, a

Five steps to improving bodyshop environmental sustainability

Spies Hecker is committed to supporting bodyshops in their efforts to think green and to reduce their energy consumption. Spies Hecker Brand Manager for Europe, the Middle East and Africa, Joachim Hinz, addresses the importance of sustainability and offers guidance on what bodyshops can do to improve their environmental sustainability.

Eliminate mottling with these Spies Hecker tips

The basecoat is applied and as it starts to dry, irregularities slowly become visible. But this problem can be avoided. Kevin Welling, Training Academy Manager for Axalta in the UK and Ireland, uses Permahyd Hi-TEC 480 Basecoat to illustrate practical tips to avoid these unwanted effects when repairing metallic colours.

Limited edition spray gun with Mercedes-AMG Petronas design

Spies Hecker has launched a limited special edition race spray gun designed in the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport style, with only 500 being made.

Axalta to build new facility in the Netherlands

Axalta has signed an agreement to develop a new, state-of-the-art facility in the Netherlands for its Dutch refinish business.