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Nijman heads up extrusion engineering at HF

Hamburg, Germany – Equipment & machinery major HF TireTech Group has recently appointed Dr. Gerard…

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TST wins machinery-supply contract in Thailand

Tianjin, China – Tianjin-based rubber machinery maker TST signed contract on 12 January to supply…

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Boge Rubber & Plastics starts up second plant in China

Damme, Belgium – Belgium-based automotive supplier Boge Rubber & Plastics has started operating a second…

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Trelleborg expands India research centre

Ahmedabad, India – Trelleborg’s marine systems business has relocated and almost doubled the size of…

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Future Tire Conference 2017: Call for papers extended

Deadline extended to 2nd February 2017 The Future Tire Conference 2017, organised by European Rubber…

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Finnish firm to offer consultancy for Filipino tire plant

Manila – The Philippines government and Finnish tire consultancy Black Donuts Co. (BDC) are working…

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Marangoni strikes new partnership in Spain

Rovereto, Italy – Marangoni Retreading Systems has struck a partnership with Spanish retreader Recauchutados Fidel,…

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Thailand building test centre to support tire, NR sectors

Bangkok – The Thailand Board of Investment plans to invest $100 million (€94 million) to…

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UK’s Rapra organisation finds a new parent group

Telford, UK – Membership organisation Rapra has been taken over by Made in the Midlands,…

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Yokohama hires Jeff Barna as COO

Santa Ana, California – Yokohama Tire Corp has hired automotive industry veteran Jeff Barna to…

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Omnova to raise nitrile elastomer prices in February

Beachwood, Ohio – Omnova Solutions Inc. will increase the price of nitrile elastomers, styrene-acrylic polymers,…

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ANRPC: NR price rebound to continue in 2017

Kuala Lumpur – Last year saw a rebound in natural rubber prices, particularly in the…

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Report: Three Chinese firms bidding for Kumho

Seoul – Three Chinese firms Shanghai Aerospace Industry Co. (SAIC), Jiangsu GPRO Group Co. and…

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Interview: Acquisitions help PSG expand its business

Cleveland, Ohio – Polymer Solutions Group (PSG) has blazed the acquisition trail to gain significant…

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