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Omsk expanding carbon black production

Omsk, Russia – Russian carbon black manufacturer Omsk Carbon Group is investing RUB1.5 billion (€22…

27th September 2017 > Read More

Sentury seeking equity partners for US plant

Atlanta, Georgia – Sentury Tire North America engaged Jones Lang Lasalle IP Inc. (JLL) of…

27th September 2017 > Read More

Trelleborg: Sealing is key to ‘pure’ food and drink

Trelleborg, Sweden – The decisive factor for the filling of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks or…

26th September 2017 > Read More

HF Mixing Group announces major restructuring plans

Freudenberg, Germany – HF Mixing Group has announced a number of organisational changes and restructuring…

26th September 2017 > Read More

Goodyear introduces airless tire technology for commercial mowers

Akron, Ohio – The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. has released a non-pneumatic, airless turf…

26th September 2017 > Read More

VDMA says German machinery suppliers “confident” about Iran

Tehran – German plastics and rubber machinery association VDMA has voiced its confidence in the…

26th September 2017 > Read More

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