Michelin North America has announced that Denray Tire has joined Michelin Retread Technologies (MRT) as a franchisee manufacturing commercial truck retreads servicing Manitoba and Saskatchewan.
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Autopromotec Named Best International Fair
The organisers of Autopromotec flew to Lisbon recently to receive an award for the best fair of 2019 in Europe.
Paride Frattone in Co-operation with Italmatic
Italmatic have announced that they have entered into a co-operation agreement with Paride Frattone, the ex-technical sales manager of Marigo.
Squid Speed is Bandag’s New Romanian Dealer
Romania based logistics company Squid Speed Line became Bandag’s latest franchisee in October, with the opening of a new Bandag retreading plant in the village of Scornicesti, about 40 km South-West of Pitesti.
Kal Tire Mexico Install New OTR Plant from TRM
Italian equipment manufacturer TRM has announced the delivery of a modern OTR plant to Kal Tire’s facility in Mexico
Italmatic Completes OTR Machine Range
Italmatic has announced it has completed its range of equipment for retreading OTR tyres with a new family of computer controlled high productivity machines for OTR tyres up to 35” in diameter.
Marangoni Wins Over Altrans
Marangoni Retreading Systems is achieving success with Spanish logistics operation Altrans thanks to the latter’s use of Marangoni’s RINGTREAD Blackline RDR HM3 tread.
Grupo Soledad Continues to Develop Circular Economy Concept
Grupo Soledad’s success serves as an excellent example of how retreaders can guarantee a successful future through an intelligent strategy of diversification.
UK Logistics Provider Puts Bandvulc and Continental to the Test
The UK-based supply chain logistics provider, Fowler Welch, has put Bandvulc and Continental's low rolling resistance (LRR) tyres to the test in a joint-trial held at the vehicle testing facility at Millbrook Proving Ground.
Besancon to Keynote 2020 OTR Conference
Bruce Besancon, vice president of off-the-road sales for Yokohama Tire Corp., will deliver the keynote address at the 65th annual Tire Industry Association (TIA) Off-the-Road Tire Conference.