ATA Bud, Spud & Steak

Automotive Trades Association ManitobaNews

Click here to buy tickets to the upcoming bud, spud and steak!

Notice from MPI: Direct Repair Program Launches

Automotive Trades Association ManitobaMPI Notices, News

Re: Direct Repair Program Launches The Direct Repair Program (DR) successfully launched today. As a result, significant changes/additions have been made to the MPI Partners site: –Direct Repair has replaced Distributed Estimating and is no longer password-protected. -The Direct Repair Claim Procedures provide an end-to-end description of the process shops follow for a DR claim. -A sample dispatch report helps … Read More

Notice from MPI: 4 Hour Service Level Agreement

Automotive Trades Association ManitobaMPI Notices, News, Uncategorised

Click here for the latest notice from MPI. Re: 4-Hour Service Level Agreement Starting today, Manitoba Public Insurance is introducing a new service standard relating to the review of first estimate submissions from accredited repair shops. Manitoba Public Insurance will attempt to complete first submission requests within 4 hours of receiving them. A first submission is defined as either the … Read More

And the winner is…

Automotive Trades Association ManitobaNews

At the ATA golf tournament this year, there was a draw for a INADA Fusion massage chair valued at $6,000, graciously donated by Clay Cracklen of “The Electric Chair”. Congrats to Mallory Wray who was the lucky winner! Mallory opted to take the cash option instead, and will be putting it towards a down payment on a home.

Great Read! “Managing Mixed Materials and Modern Vehicles”

Automotive Trades Association ManitobaNews

Bartanen, Jason “Managing mixed materials and modern vehicles” January 1, 2017 We’ve seen more change in vehicle structures technologies over the past 10 years than we had ever seen before. The growth of Advanced High Strength Steel (AHSS), the number of aluminum-intensive vehicles and the expanded use of carbon fiber and other composites are significant factors in how we … Read More