Pat’s Long Bridge Repair recognized with Blue Seal of Excellence

Posted 29 June 2022 at 2:36 pm

Press Release, Pat’s Long Bridge Repair

ALBION – Pat’s Long Bridge Repair, LLC has earned Blue Seal of Excellence Recognition as prescribed by the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE), a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of vehicle repair and service by means of voluntary testing and certification for automotive repair and service professionals.

To be eligible for this recognition, a company must have 75 percent of its automotive professionals ASE certified. In addition, there must be a certified technician in each area of service offered. To remain in the program, a business must renew each year and confirm their professionals’ certification status.

Pat’s Long Bridge Repair, located in Albion, has been in business since 2015. Patrick and Marissa Olles, and their employee, Lukas Moore, are each ASE certified. The areas of certification include engine repair, manual drive train and axles, suspension and steering, brakes, electrical/electronic systems, heating and air conditioning, engine performance, light vehicle diesel engines, and service advisor. The shop also offers NYS inspections, alignments, and tire sales.

“We are so proud of our new status with ASE,” said Marissa Olles. “This is the result of nothing but hard work and countless hours spent learning in the real world. It’s an honor to share this with our customers, and we hope they all recognize how much this means to us.”

Pat’s Long Bridge Repair, LLC is the only public ASE Blue Seal repair facility in a nearly 40-mile vicinity.

“Businesses that have earned the ASE Blue Seal of Excellence Recognition have gone the extra mile in support of their customers,” said Timothy Zilke, ASE President. “Employing ASE-certified professionals is an important element in their overall customer satisfaction program. We salute those businesses who achieve this goal and thank them for helping promote quality automotive repair and service.”

Established in 1972 as a non-profit organization, the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) is a driving force in the transportation industry. As an independent third party, ASE upholds and promotes high standards of service and repair through the assessment, certification and credentialing of current and future industry professionals who possess the essential knowledge and skills to perform with excellence. Today, there are approximately  250,000 Certified professionals at work in dealerships, independent shops, collision repair shops, auto parts stores, fleets, schools and colleges throughout the country. For more information about ASE, visit