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Datwyler reports revenue growth in all businesses

Altdorf, Switzerland – Datwyler Group has reported a 4.3% increase in its “unaudited net revenue”…

24th January 2017 > Read More

ZF launches aftermarket service, appoints new head of division

Friedrichshafen, Germany – Automotive parts supplier ZF Group has launched an aftermarket business, supplying “OE…

24th January 2017 > Read More

James Walker to launch “next generation” O&G elastomers

Woking, UK – James Walker Group Ltd is introducing a “new generation” material for the oil &gas…

24th January 2017 > Read More

EU passenger car demand up 7% in 2016

Brussels – EU passenger car registrations showed a 6.8% increase in 2016, totalling 14,641,356 units…

24th January 2017 > Read More

Warehouse fire idles Federal plant temporarily

Taoyuan City, Taiwan – A fire on 17 Jan at a warehouse adjacent to Federal…

23rd January 2017 > Read More

Tire industry R&D spending remains stable

 Article published in ERJ’s January-February issue  R&D spending in the tire industry remains stable in…

23rd January 2017 > Read More

Trelleborg acquires US seal distributor

Trelleborg, Sweden – Trelleborg Sealing Solutions has signed an agreement to acquire a privately owned…

23rd January 2017 > Read More

Michelin UK unit to lead north European region

Stoke-on-Trent, UK – Michelin solutions UK team will be leading the fleet management operations of…

23rd January 2017 > Read More

Report: Doublestar selected as Kumho buyer

Seoul – Chinese tire maker Qingdao Doublestar has been selected by Kumho creditors as the…

20th January 2017 > Read More

Michelin to develop CSR web platform for natural rubber

Montpellier, France – Michelin has chosen agricultural industry software company SMAG to help it accelerate…

20th January 2017 > Read More

Entrepreneur sentenced for Cooper-Apollo insider trading scheme

Boston, Massachusetts – A Brookline, Massachusetts-based entrepreneur and private equity investor has been sentenced to…

20th January 2017 > Read More

Smithers upgrades Ohio tire test center

Ravenna, Ohio – Smithers Rapra has upgraded the treadwear testing capabilities at its Tire and…

20th January 2017 > Read More

Trinseo’s COO Martin Pugh to retire

Berwyn, Pennsylvania – Trinseo’s executive vice president and chief operating officer Martin Pugh has announced…

20th January 2017 > Read More

Arlanxeo to increase prices for chloroprene rubber products

Maastricht, The Netherlands – Arlanxeo is increasing prices for chloroprene rubber and chloroprene adhesive grades…

19th January 2017 > Read More