Monthly Archives: March 2015

Grading Certificates

Reading Time: 2 minutesSAMBRA is proud to introduce the new-look SAMBRA grading certificate, which complements the look of our website website and is moving towards our new brand identity. OEM Approved members need not be graded by Automatrix on behalf of SAMBRA, unless they wish to upgrade from NSR to SR. Meanwhile, all other members will receive a grading date from Automatrix and it is imperative that all members have the necessary documentation ready…

Scam Alert!

Reading Time: 1 minutePlease be vigilant – a fraudster has contacted a number of Western Cape members – first asking for a telephonic quote, then claiming to have made an EFT payment, only to ask for a refund. In two cases, a deposit had been made with a stolen cheque…

Steel, aluminum bonding to come

Reading Time: 3 minutesWhile everyone is preparing for an influx of aluminum in vehicles, there could be hybrid steel-aluminum structures on the way thanks to advances in cold metal transfer (CMT) welding.

Hollard Acquires Aquarius & Exculine

Reading Time: 2 minutesHollard announced its purchase of long-time partners, Aquarius Underwriting Managers and Execuline Motor Underwriting Managers. “While we have been shareholders in both of these businesses for some time, we believed that the time had arrived to fully harness the synergies that exist in the two businesses,” Hollard said…

Parts Complaint Log

Reading Time: 1 minuteSantam has recently developed a platform through which complaints relating to parts can be reported.
To identify problems with parts, they require that all complaints are logged with as much detail as possible…