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FABBundle - why buy the whole car?

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
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

CARS2016 event

Legal assistance
Oil collection
Racking for vehicles/spares
Salvage auctions

Salvage software
Scrap Non Ferrous
Scrap ferrous
Spares locator services
Stock control software

MVDA information

Salvage auctions
Specialist ATFs

Credit card laws
ELV Directive
Health & safety

Oh what a hornets’ nest!

When we mentioned delivery problems last month, we didn’t fully appreciate just what a hornets’ nest this was, with so many dismantlers dissatisfied with either the cost or service of deliveries.
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Added business opportunities at CARS this year

MintGreen parts

We were talking with EMG (the company that organises CARS) recently about improvements to this year’s show that will make it even better than previous events. They indicated a couple of items such as the Gala dinner event that’s planned this year, the opportunity to add in some track day fun (and that must be first for a show) and also, that they’ve dropped the entrance fee, so you can bring your key members of staff. All great stuff but we think the big plus for the dismantler will be MRE.
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New directory to be published by MVDA

This summer, the MVDA will publish a new parts and salvage directory of UK vehicle dismantlers and salvage agents. The plan is to launch the directory at CARS2016, where anyone wishing a copy will be able to pick it up from their stand.
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Leading the way in Environmental Standards

SEDA MDS6 Container

We hear a great deal about FAB and the efforts they take to do the job right when it comes to supplying green parts, but it doens't stop there. This was recently demonstrated when FAB Recycling successfully retained its ISO14001 environmental accreditation.
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OHRA racking systems

British Vehicle Salvage Federation makes plans

The plans for the BVSF AGM 2016 are now set and the event is set for April 14th at the Coombe Abbey Hotel near Coventry. Invitations have already been despatched to members and strategic partners. And there’s more...
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Have you checked lately how effective yard software is?

Software which once upon a time simply helped you withy a bit of stock control now serves a much greater role, fully integrating your business with the outside world. The name Pinnacle has been around for a long, long time but since it’s sale to Hollander some four years ago, a great deal has changed.
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