Boyd Group to Acquire NCS

Boyd Group Income Fund, parent company to U.S.-based Gerber Collision & Glass, Glass America, Hansen Collision and Glass among others, is acquiring Schaumburg, Ill.-based Netcost Claims Services (NCS), an automotive glass claims administrator for insurer companies.

NCS was founded in 2000 and has about 80 employees, with about 70 capable of handling automotive glass claims.

NCS expands Boyd Group’s existing third party administration business, Gerber National Glass Services (GNGS), that offers first notice of loss, automotive glass and related services through its network of automotive glass providers across the U.S. third party administrators (TPAs) that serve the fleet management and insurance-funded segments of the automotive glass repair industry by providing a complete outsourced solution from the time that a claim is made, according to a company statement.

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