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Freudenberg introduces new seal for traction-battery housings

Plymouth, Michigan – Freudenberg Sealing Technologies released a “Profiles-to-Gasket” seal for traction-battery housings, specially developed…

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Bridgestone names new Japan tire business head

Tokyo – Bridgestone Corp has announced a number of management changes, which will see Koji…

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REACH will not ‘copy and paste’ into post-Brexit law

Brussels – The UK will have a major job on its hands if it decides to transpose REACH into national law,…

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Cooper Standard Automotive expands in China

Shanghai, China – Cooper Standard Automotive Inc. has opened its new Asia-Pacific Sealing Test and…

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Black Bear recognised for environmental impact

Nederweert, The Netherlands – Dutch recycled carbon black producer Black Bear carbon black has received…

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UK’s Allied Bakeries renews fleet management contract with Michelin

Stoke-on-Trent, UK – Michelin Solutions has extended its fleet management contract with UK-based Allied Bakeries…

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Russian carbon black maker Yaroslavl readjusts prices

Yaroslavl, Russia – Russian carbon black manufacturer JSC Yaroslavskiy Tekhnicheskiy Uglerod (Yaroslavl Carbon Black Plant)…

28th June 2017 > Read More

Future Tire to be staged at Tire Cologne  

Cologne, Germany - The Future Tire Conference organised by European Rubber Journal will, next year, take place at the new Tire…

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Parker Hannifin opens new manufacturing unit in US

Macedonia, Ohio – Parker Hannifin Corp. opened a new manufacturing learning and development centre located…

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Cimcorp to automate new Algerian tire plant

Ulvila, Finland – Finnish manufacturer and integrator of robotic handling systems Cimcorp Oy has won a…

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Japanese chemical firms to collaborate on materials innovation

Tokyo – Japan’s National Institute for Materials Science and chemical makers Mitsui Chemical Corp, Sumitomo…

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Pirelli outlines “value generating” programmes

Milan, Italy – Pirelli & C. SpA has launched a series of “value generating” programmes…

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Conti R&D boss takes pop at airless tires

Hanover, Germany – Airless tires are more of a marketing tool than a realistic offering for…

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Hankook moves European HQ a few hundred metres

Neu-Isenburg, Germany –  Hankook has moved its European HQ and German local office a few…

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