A new retread site commenced operation at the beginning of March in the district of Gurdaspur, located in the Northern Indian state of Punjab. “This is also the first retreading unit in the whole district,” informed Ishaan Sharma, Director, K K Construction.

Vipal has completed a training programme with GVT Pneus, a member of the Vipal Authorised Network. During the training session, completed on March 10th, employees of the Paranavai/PR based retreader were able to update their knowledge on one of the key topics involving tyre retreading, namely the Choice of Tread Designs.

On Easter Monday, the long-time former Managing Director of Marangoni Retreading Systems Deutschland GmbH, Klaus Zimmermann, passed away at the age of 83.

The global tyre retreading industry will be glued to its computer screens on Monday 25 April as the winners of the 2022 Recircle Awards are announced.

In a special fundraising action, VMI and its employees have collectively donated EUR 160,000 to “Giro 555”, which is the Dutch part of the global Emergency Appeals Alliance.

Green Bay, Wisconsin based Pomp’s Tire Service Inc. has announced the acquisition of Dale’s Tire & Retreading Inc., which operates three Bandag retread plants, including two in Rapid City, South Dakota, and the other in Scottsbluff, Nebraska.

Kal Tire’s Mining Tire Group in Australia has announced that it has secured a five–year contract to provide mining tyre management and maintenance services at Roy Hill, the open pit iron ore mine located in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. Technicians will begin mobilising April 1st, 2022, bringing nearly 30 Kal Tire team members to the site to deliver the highest standards of safety and operational performance.

Vipal’s corporate university, Univipal, expanded the numbers and scope of its training during 2021. In total, the organisation provided 636 on-site and online training sessions, mobilising 3,874 professionals, including employees, partners, and customers of the company on all continents.

Estamos encantados de presentar el primer número de 2022 de la versión de Retreading Business y Tyre and Rubber Recycling para Latinoamérica. En esta edición, usted encontrará los contenidos y noticias habituales, pero igual que sucede con nuestras versiones en inglés de Retreading Business y Tyre and Rubber Recycling, esta edición presenta un nuevo diseño.

The Michelin Group has decided to suspend both its industrial activity in Russia as well as all exports to Russia.

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