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Linglong takes part in Chinese large aircraft tire research

Beijing – China has launched a project to study radial tires for large aircraft and…

21st December 2017 > Read More

Fenner appoints new CEO

London – Fenner PLC has appointed Brett Simpson as its new chief executive officer, replacing…

21st December 2017 > Read More

Michelin names new North America boss

Greenville, South Carolina – Michelin has promoted 21-year company veteran Scott Clark to chairman and…

21st December 2017 > Read More

Innovative wheel design could revolutionise tire industry

Troy, Mich. — Did you know that the wheel was invented more than 5,000 years…

21st December 2017 > Read More

Triangle to build tire plants in North Carolina

Tarboro, North Carolina – China’s Triangle Group Co. Ltd. will become the latest foreign tire…

20th December 2017 > Read More

Mitsui to expand rubber chemicals production

Tokyo – Mitsui Chemicals Inc is to expand production within its elastomers portfolio, the Japanese…

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Bridgestone sets up mining supply unit in Indonesia

Tokyo – Bridgestone Corp has integrated its mining offerings in Indonesia: setting up PT Bridgestone…

19th December 2017 > Read More

ERJ People in Pictures

Focus on announcements regarding key personnel as well as skills & training initiatives in the…

19th December 2017 > Read More

Seal-leak hits €3.5bn UK aircraft carrier

London – HMS Queen Elizabeth, the UK’s new £3.1-billion (€3.5-billion) aircraft carrier is leaking, according…

19th December 2017 > Read More

Pirelli extends rubber supply agreement with Nizhnekamsk

Milan – Pirelli & C. SpA has signed a contract with Russia’s leading rubber maker…

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India rejects plea for butadiene rubber duties

New Delhi – The Indian government has decided that anti-dumping duties should not be levied…

19th December 2017 > Read More

Sumitomo exec: Tire industry will “weather” autonomous storm

Las Vegas, Nevada — While autonomous vehicles (AVs) are likely to be highly disruptive throughout…

18th December 2017 > Read More

Bridgestone, JSR developing gloves for para-athletes

Tokyo – Bridgestone Corp. is working with synthetic rubber manufacturer JSR Corp. to develop gloves…

18th December 2017 > Read More

Lessons from the past: One for the road

This picture was published around 100 years ago in ERJ archives, showing an object that could…

18th December 2017 > Read More