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OPPERMAN THIELS AUTO BODY REPAIRS, NAMIBIA

pperman-Thiels Auto Body Repairs, established way back in 1980 by Denys Opperman’s father. It has taken a few decades to achieve this state-of-the-art Namibian repair centre. As a qualified body repair technician, when his father opted to retire in...

TOP SHOP PORSCHE LYNNWOOD PRETORIA

This state-of-the-art new Porsche repair centre is the result of an intensive 24-month long project on design and build-up for the all-new sales and service centre in Lynwood Pretoria. The Porsche team say it is part of a company...

WEST RAND PANEL BEATERS CELEBRATING 40 YEARS

If you’re in the mood for a rags-to-riches story, just read on. West Rand Panel Beaters, is a business that was started with just R600 way back in 1978. It was the brainchild of Pieter Nagel, who entered the...

TOP SHOP – RENEW-IT BEDFORDVIEW

A new ground-up super body shop concept has recently been brought online in Bedfordview. The top repair centre features many state-of-the-art innovative cost control touches. Designed and installed by Aer-o-cure, the production repair volume is targeted to repair between...

CARING EQUALS LONGETIVTY AT WONDERBOOM PANELBEATERS

Wonderboom Panelbeaters have been in business for 47 years and are still going strong.  Automotive Refinisher took time out to understand this business better. In 1962, Hans Riekert and Ge Botha started a business from home having completed their...

FRONT ROW AUTO BODY OPENS FOR BUSINESS

The collision repair industry just got a touch more glamorous with the addition of Owen Nkumane and Front Row Auto Body. Owen has spent the last two years learning about the body shop business, and preparing to get this...

CAR WORLD PANELBEATING WINS TOP AWARDS TWO YEARS IN A ROW

Turning out winners two years in a row on the Discovery Insure Awards process is not a fluke and it’s exactly what the family owned and operated Car World Panelbeating business has done. Based in Wynberg the key directors...

TEKTON GROUP ARE GROWING

This all-new body shop is part of an expansion of the Tekton Group in the Western Cape. Company owner Malcolm Moothal has spared no expense in the build-up and equipment in the new operation. Cape Paint and Panel, who is...

ATLANTIS ACTIVE AUTO RESTORERS HAVE A NEW HOME

Atlantis Active Auto Restorers have recently moved to new premises after outgrowing their old shop in Turffontein, Johannesburg. After buying the old Atlantis Panelbeaters two years ago, it soon became apparent that in order to invest in new equipment...

RUBICON AUTOBODY REPAIRS

Rubicon Autobody Repairs opened its doors 52 years ago with Nick Mostert senior at the helm. It has since gone on to become a local household name when it comes to getting your vehicle repaired. “That’s been our secret...