Michelin unveils aggressive underground mining tires
Greenville, South Carolina — Michelin North America Inc. is launching what it calls its most aggressive answer for underground mining (UGM) tires, specifically made for loaders and transport machines operating in extreme conditions.
The Michelin X Mine D2 Pro and the XSM D2+ Pro line of tires features increased load capacity, improved tire life and improved aggression resistance, Michelin said.
“Underground mining managers demand products that reduce downtime while keeping their operators safe,” Jake Thompson, Michelin marketing manager, mining, said.
“They do not…