Richfield, Ohio — Nexen Tire America Inc. is moving forward with plans for a new technical centre, to be built in Richfield, just a few blocks from the research facility it opened in 2008.
Nexen, the US sales subsidiary of South Korea’s Nexen Tire Corp., plans to break ground on the 34,000-sq.-ft. building on 17 Oct.
Nexen said the facility will house offices, labs, test machines and a warehouse. It also will provide innovative technologies for developing tires for the American OE and replacement markets.
Richfield is a…