The Brazilian Retread Manufacturers Association (ABR) announced the appointment of its new Board of Directors for the 2020-22 period during their Annual Cocktail Event held at the Novotel Center Norte in Sao Paulo on 5 December.
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Vipal Rubber Goes to TCR Europe
Uruguayan touring car driver Santiago Urrutia and the WRT Audi Team, have recently been sponsored by Vipal Rubber in the Spanish stage of TCR Europe – the European Touring Car Series.
Marangoni Partner Increases Presence in Austria
Marangoni RINGTREAD network member Edler Reifen recently celebrated the opening of a new branch in Vienna.
Michelin Adds Denray Tire as New Franchisee
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.
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.