DISCOVER UNPARALLELLED EXCELLENCE WITH BASF’S 

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February 1, 2024

DISCOVER UNPARALLELLED EXCELLENCE WITH BASF’S 

In a breakthrough moment for automotive refinishing in South Africa, BASF Coatings Services, a global leader in refinish solutions, is set to launch its highly anticipated Glasurit 100 Line. This cutting-edge product range promises to redefine industry standards, offering advanced technology and superior quality finishes. 

Alongside this momentous launch, the Refinish Competence Centre (RCC) is gearing up to provide extensive training on the innovative Glasurit 100 Line, ensuring that professionals stay ahead in the rapidly evolving automotive refinishing landscape.

Glasurit 100 Line: A Glimpse into the Future of Refinishing

Glasurit 100 Line represents the pinnacle of automotive refinishing, incorporating state of the art technology to deliver unparalleled results. As South Africa is soon to welcome this revolutionary product range, technicians and painters can expect a host of features that set Glasurit 100 Line apart:

Advanced Colour Matching Technology: Glasurit 100 Line boasts a sophisticated colour matching system, ensuring precise and accurate colour reproduction for a seamless finish.

Environmental Consciousness: Committed to sustainability, BASF has formulated 100 Line to comply with the latest environmental standards, reducing emissions and hazardous substances without compromising on performance. Efficient use of materials saves valuable material reducing a body shop’s footprint on the environment

User-Friendly Application: With Glasurit 100 Line’s simpler and more profitable repair processes, technicians will appreciate the ease of application, making the paint line suitable for both seasoned professionals and those new to the automotive refinishing industry. 

With lower process times, body shops will not only save time and energy, but also increase production on vehicles / parts repaired per day.

The Refinish Competence Centre: Elevating Skills to Unprecedented Heights

Alongside the launch of Glasurit 100 Line, the Refinish Competence Centre (RCC) is ready to equip professionals with the skills and knowledge needed to maximise the potential of this ground-breaking product. The RCC offers comprehensive training programs covering various aspects of Glasurit 100 Line, ensuring that painters are well-versed in its application techniques, colour matching nuances, and environmental considerations.

Key Training Highlights:

In-Depth Product Knowledge: Participants will gain a deep understanding of Glasurit 100 Line, exploring its composition, features, and the science behind its superior performance.

Practical Application Workshops: Hands-on workshops will provide spray painters with the opportunity to apply Glasurit 100 Line under the guidance of experienced instructors, refining their skills and boosting confidence.

Environmental Best Practices: With sustainability at the forefront, the RCC training will emphasise environmentally responsible practices, aligning with global efforts to reduce the automotive industry’s ecological footprint.

Glasurit 100 Line offers new powerful product features designed to elevate business efficiency, through up to 35% optimised process times, compared to standard basecoat lines in the market and up to 20% reduced material consumption.

We invite you to embark on a journey into the future of automotive refinishing with Glasurit 100 Line. This ground-breaking product, coupled with the expertise offered by the RCC, is set to transform the South African automotive refinishing landscape. 

Keep a look out for your exclusive invite to the RCC where you will see commitment to excellence through training on Glasurit 100 Line – setting a new standard for automotive beauty and environmental responsibility.

Become a leader in the collision industry and bolster your sustainability contributions and position with Glasurit sustainable solutions.

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Classic cars are the next big investment. As such the sector of restoration is growing in the realms of collision repair and it’s definitely the “sexier” side of the business. There are many opportunities to create exotic special-builds as well as keep timeless beauties in mint condition.

DRIVEN

With three motoring-journalists on our staff, we are able to test drive and review some of the latest models available on our roads as well as attend the latest model launches.

TRAINING

Knowledge is power. Training is key to up-skilling repairers as models launch onto our local roads faster than we can count. We also need to grow new talent into the collision repair industry. Courses are available to help and organisations are in place to train – this information is in Industry Index.

classic corner & resoration

Classic cars are the next big investment. As such the sector of restoration is growing in the realms of collision repair and it’s definitely the “sexier” side of the business. There are many opportunities to create exotic special-builds as well as keep timeless beauties in mint condition.

Driven

With three motoring-journalists on our staff, we are able to test drive and review some of the latest models available on our roads as well as attend the latest model launches.

TRAINING

Knowledge is power. Training is key to up-skilling repairers as models launch onto our local roads faster than we can count. We also need to grow new talent into the collision repair industry. Courses are available to help and organisations are in place to train – this information is in Industry Index.

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