July 2015 issue - if you are having trouble viewing this email,click here.

1st Choice Spares - the UKs leading parts locator

Air bag tools
Air con recovery
Cat cutters
Depollution rigs
Dismantling systems
Fuel removal
Glass removal
LPG recovery

Autodrain Depollution Equipment

machinery - ferrous
machinery - nonferrous
Oil filter crushers
Oil skimmers

Car Breaking Yard for sale/rent

Oil spill clean-up
Shock absorber tools
Storage tanks
Vehicle lifts/ramps
Vehicle tilting rigs
Wheel crushers

Air bags
Businesses for sale
Cashless trading systems
Cat buyers
Environmental Consultants
Health & safety
Legal assistance


Oil collection
Racking for vehicles/spares
Salvage auctions
Salvage software
Scrap Non Ferrous
Scrap ferrous
Spares locator services
Stock control software

Salvage auctions
Specialist ATFs

Credit card laws
ELV Directive
Health & safety

Scary options happening in the background

It’s easy to keep your head down and simply get on with making a living but there are worrying signs we should all be aware of if we are to stay solvent in the future.
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OHRA racking systems

US outfit takes over HBC

BMW I3 monocoque

Slowly. but significantly the Americans are moving into the UK market. We have seen Copart, Hollander and LKQ take big bites out the UK pie, the latest at the table is KAR Auction Services who recently announced the acquisition of HBC.
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Business in New Zealand has its own twists

A recent trip to the North Island of New Zealand gave me the opportunity to have a quick look at how things are done there and to see the ways in which conditions are different for dismantlers in NZ.
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FABBundle - why buy the whole car?

Processing scrap engines in the 21st century

Scrap Engines

As with other sectors of the industry, those processing engines and irony aluminium have had to keep up to date with the environmental and economic conditions.
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China cracks down on high emission vehicles

A recent article on the Daily Mail website focussed on the Chinese crackdown on high emission vehicles in an effort to get to grips with their terrible issues with smog. This is well worth a look!
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BreakerPRO adds new features

BreakerPro recently announced some new features to their vehicle dismantling software that should all help to make selling parts easier.
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Richard & Jerrom Scrap engine buyers
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