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Aliapur stages ‘hack attack’ on scrap tires

Lyon, France – French end-of-life tire management group Aliapur recently staged an innovative event to…

14th January 2018 > Read More

ERJ Top 10 Technology Stories

ERJ focus on significant developments and advances in rubber materials, processing and application technologies:  …

14th January 2018 > Read More

NTC to build $1bn tire plant in Saudi Arabia

London – Saudi Arabia’s National Tire Co. (NTC) is planning to build a $1-billion (€830…

12th January 2018 > Read More

Fenner expects a happy new year

  London – An increase in conveyor-belt order intakes and a strong performance by its…

12th January 2018 > Read More

Sumitomo raises prices on Falken-brand tires in North America

Rancho Cucamonga, California – Sumitomo Rubber North America Inc. is raising prices on a limited…

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Continental to expand industrial hose plant

Norfolk, Nebarska – ContiTech AG business will invest $9.3 million (€7.7 million) to expand the…

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Continental mulls options for major reorganisation

Frankfurt, Germany – German automotive and tire supplier Continental AG has confirmed that it is…

11th January 2018 > Read More

Avon Tyres backs 1000mph Bloodhound project

Melksham, UK – Avon Tyres has confirmed its sponsorship of the Bloodhound Project to develop…

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Trelleborg on board world-first floating LNG system

Trelleborg, Sweden – Trelleborg has supplied suite of products for an innovative and recently commercialised…

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US council supports rubber fill in playgrounds

Washington, D.C.—The Council of State Governments has approved a resolution noting that scientific evidence should…

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Trinseo synthetic rubber team wins German award

Halle, Germany – Trinseo has won the Hugo-Junkers 2017 Award for “most innovative product development”…

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Apollo breaks ground on seventh greenfield tire plant

Andhra Pradesh, India – Apollo Tyres has broken ground on its seventh manufacturing facility: a…

10th January 2018 > Read More

Michelin flexible wheels for London driverless shuttles

Paris – Michelin is to supply its Acorus flexible-wheel technology for the production of driverless…

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Arlanxeo increases EPDM prices

Maastricht, The Netherlands – Synthetic rubber supplier Arlanxeo on  9 Jan announced global price rises for…

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