Australia's sole producer of pre-cured retread materials, Bandag, has marked an iconic milestone with its 60th anniversary of local manufacturing. According to Bridgestone Australia & New Zealand Managing Director, Heath Barclay, the milestone is significant for any business, let alone a manufacturing business, and is adamant that the future is bright for Bandag.
Marvin Bozarth, Retired ITRA Executive Director, Dies
Marvin Bozarth, one of the retread industry’s foremost experts and a past managing director of the American Retreaders Association (ARA) and executive director of the International Tire & Rubber Association (ITRA), died Sept. 1, 2022, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Mexico, Mo. He was 85.
VMI Raises more than 86,000 Euro with Stelvio for Life
A team of 47 VMI colleagues from Epe and Leszno participated in the Stelvio for Life challenge on Saturday, September 3rd. With this, they raised over 86,000 Euros in the fight against cancer.
Kal Tire Showcases Innovative Solutions at Electra Mining
At a time when mining operations are looking to a future with improved ESG, safety and productivity, Kal Tire’s Mining Tire Group is bringing customers impactful, forward-thinking solutions that didn’t exist before.
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
Last week our offices here in the UK were closed for a family vacation. At the start of the week Queen Elizabeth II was our monarch and Boris Johnson was the Prime Minister. When we returned, we had King Charles III and Liz Truss. It serves as a timely reminder how things can change in the twinkling of an eye, something we all might wish to reflect on when we analyse how our world has been transformed in the last ten years or so.
Early Bird Registration Opens for 2023 OTR Tire Conference
The Tire Industry Association (TIA) has opened early bird registration for the 68th Annual Off-the-Road (OTR) Tire Conference, which will take place Feb. 22-25, 2023, at the Hilton Tucson El Conquistador Golf & Tennis Resort, in Tucson, Arizona. Online registration will open Oct. 7.
Caledonian Tyres Switches to Vipal
Paisley, Scotland -based retreader Caledonian Tyres Ltd has announced that its long-term franchise agreement with Bridgestone-Bandag has now come to an end with immediate effect and that the company will henceforward be working with Vipal.
Vaculug Aligns with Tyre Sector SDG Roadmap
The tyre industry Sustainable Development Goal Roadmap was launched in May 2021 to give a targeted set of goals for the wider tyre industry.
Retreading Business para a América Latina Mostra Sua Cara Para o Número 3 de 2022
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Retreading Business para América Latina Muestra su Rostro para Número 3 de 2022
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