Croatian retreader Gumiimpex, based in Varaždin (81 km from Zagreb) is celebrating 50 years of activity. Inaugurated on April 20, 1970, the company is the largest tyre retreader and distributor in Croatia and has maintained a strong partnership with Vipal since 2010. Gumiimpex recently received a Vipal plaque in recognition of this milestone.
Team TECH to Support Pelotonia Despite Cancellation
Pelotonia’s traditional bike ride has been cancelled this year due to the challenges brought on by the COVID-19 crisis.
New Branding for ABR
The Brazilian Retreader’s Association ABR has announced that it is changing its logo to coincide with the Association’s 35th anniversary.
Tyrexpo Asia 2021 Launches Hosted Buyer Programme
Tarsus Group, new owners of Tyrexpo Asia 2021, which takes place in Singapore next March, have announced the introduction of a unique hosted buyers programme aimed at attracting tyre professionals from around the world.
TIA Shifts 100th Anniversary Celebration to 2021
Following the cancellation of this year’s SEMA show, the Tire Industry Association has announced that it will now celebrate its 100th anniversary next year, in 2021.
B&J Rocket Now Offering Regrooving Blades
As part of B&J Rocket's global "Retreading is Recycling" campaign, the company is now offering regrooving blades.
TRIB Partners with DKE Enterprises to Promote Retreading in California
The Tire Retread & Repair Information Bureau (TRIB) has joined forces with DKE Enterprises Inc., who was awarded the California’s Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) Retread Tire Services Contract (DRR19084) on July 23, 2020.
10 Million Tyres Retreaded at Michelin Valladolid
Michelin has announced that its tyre retreading facility in Valladolid, Spain, has reached a total production of 10 million units since the plant opened in Autumn 1975.
New VMI Reference in Brazil
VMI has announced that it has helped in the modernisation of another tyre retreading plant in Brazil, thanks to the installation of a VMI Retrax system.
Retreadcast Interview with Michael Schwaemmlein Now Available
The full interview from The Retreadcast with Michael Schwaemmlein, Technical Director of the German BRV trade association, is now available on our YouTube channel for viewing.