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.
Retreading Business 2020/3 Digital Version Now Live
The latest digital version of Retreading Business is now available for viewing and download.
TRMG Releases New Buff Texture Sheets and Standards
The Tread Rubber and Tire Repair Materials Manufacturers’ Group (TRMG) in the USA has updated its industry-approved buff texture standards for retreading and has also released a new Buff Textures Sheet.
ABR Meets with Brazilian Environment Ministry
ABR, the Brazilian Tyre Retreaders Association, fulfilled an important goal in Brasília recently.
Recircle Awards 2021: Award Categories and Nominations Process Announced
Valebridge Media Services (VMS), the Crewe, UK and Madrid, Spain-based media services agency, have revealed details of the awards categories and nominations process for the inaugural Recircle Awards 2021.
The Latest Retreadcast Features Interviews with Michael Schwaemmlein and Alwin Seow
Episode 4 of The Retreadcast, the new video podcast series from Retreading Business is out now.
Redigal Celebrates 25 Years
Vipal retreader Recauchutado y Distribución de Neumáticos Galicia S.A., otherwise known as Redigal, based in Salvatierra de Miño, Spain, is celebrating 25 years in the retreading industry and has received a commemorative plaque from Vipal to celebrate the date. Redigal has been a Vipal retreader for 12 years.
B&J and Vulcan-Vulcap Announce Distribution Agreement
Terrebonne, Quebec based tyre repair specialists Vulcan Vulcap Industries and B&J Rocket have announced a new distribution agreement for the latter to represent and carry the complete Vulcan-Vulcap tyre repair product line across B&J Rocket’s global distribution platform.