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Yokohama to release its “most silent ever” tire

Tokyo – Yokohama Rubber Co. Ltd. is to begin marketing its “most silent ever tire“…

26th September 2017 > Read More

Appeals court lifts ban on Black Donuts managers

London – A Finnish court of appeal has a lifted a five-year ban on managers…

24th September 2017 > Read More

Pirelli wins 110 ‘homologations’ in August

Milan, Italy – Italian tire-maker Pirelli & C SpA registered a “record month” with 110…

24th September 2017 > Read More

Triangle Tire to increase prices in US

Franklin, Tennessee – Citing increase raw material costs, Triangle Tire USA will increase prices as…

24th September 2017 > Read More

Cooper Standard opens new facility in Canada

Sherbrooke, Quebec – Cooper Standard Automotive Inc. celebrated the grand opening of a new, 138,000-sq.-ft….

24th September 2017 > Read More

DowDuPont expands Shenzhen capacity

Shenzhen, China—DowDuPont Transportation & Advanced Polymers, a business segment of the DowDuPont Specialty Products division,…

24th September 2017 > Read More

Irish waste-tire scheme to proceed amid concerns

Dublin – The Irish government will introduce new tire recovery regulations next month, despite concerns…

22nd September 2017 > Read More

Harvard team uses rubber to mimic complex birdsongs

Cambridge, Massachusetts – Researchers at the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied…

22nd September 2017 > Read More

Doublestar sales down; raises funds for smart plants

Qingdao, China – Doublestar posted a 16% year-on-year drop in first-half revenues to €264 million (2.1…

22nd September 2017 > Read More

Nokian breaks ground on US tire plant

Dayton, Tennessee — The smiles were almost as abundant as the southeast heat and humidity…

22nd September 2017 > Read More

UK scientists create world’s first ‘molecular robot’

Manchester, UK – Scientists at The University of Manchester have created “the world’s first molecular…

22nd September 2017 > Read More

German-Korean link-up targets moulding machinery market

Leobersdorf, Austria / Soltau, Germany – Nortec Maschinentechnik GmbH has entered the market for new…

22nd September 2017 > Read More

Early adopters in LSR moulding share pros, cons

Placentia, California — George Kipe has been in the liquid silicone rubber game since its…

21st September 2017 > Read More

Butadiene market recovering from storm Harvey

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21st September 2017 > Read More