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Michelin rolls out ambitious tire-recycling goals

Montreal – Michelin has set a pair of ambitious tire-recycling targets for the coming 30…

31st May 2018 > Read More

Michelin to expand Fenner post-acquisition

 Milan, Italy – Michelin has unveiled plans to expand Fenner plc’s polymer capabilities, just ahead…

31st May 2018 > Read More

Versalis sets out circular economy strategy

Milan, Italy – Versalis SpA has presented a new strategy on the circular economy during…

31st May 2018 > Read More

Viewpoints: Hankook manager on TBR market

Birmingham, UK – Markets for truck and bus tires in the UK and Europe are…

31st May 2018 > Read More

Future Tire: Q&A with head of digital garage R&D at Bridgestone EMEA

In this Q&A, Lorenzo Alleva, head of digital garage R&D at Bridgestone EMEA, who will…

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Hankook, Arlanxeo ink deal to develop new tire rubber materials

Soeul – Hankook Tire and Arlanxeo have agreed an R&D partnership to develop new synthetic…

30th May 2018 > Read More

Kraiburg targets renewable TPE advances

Waldkraiburg, Germany – Kraiburg TPE has started a ‘campaign’ to develop custom-engineered thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs) containing…

30th May 2018 > Read More

US probes ‘security threat’ from automotive imports

Washington – On the heels of tariffs issued on imported steel and aluminium, president Trump…

30th May 2018 > Read More

Nokian breaks ground for tech center in Spain

Santa Cruz De La Zarza, Spain — Nokian Tyres PLC broke ground on the construction…

29th May 2018 > Read More

Bridgestone to supply ‘sport mode’ ologic tires for BWM i3s

Brussels – Bridgestone Corp has been announced as the sole supplier of tires to the…

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Conti recalls hybrid tires in US for visible cords

Washington — Continental Tire the Americas LLC is recalling 655 Conti Hybrid H53 medium truck…

29th May 2018 > Read More

Future Tire: Industry leaders map the road ahead

In a series of Q&As in the run up to Future Tire 2018, ERJ asked…

29th May 2018 > Read More

Viewpoints: Goodyear manager on TBR market

Birmingham, UK – Despite some uncertainties, the truck & bus (TBR) market has this year…

29th May 2018 > Read More

VDMA backs continued EU trade with Iran

Frankfurt – The German rubber and plastics machinery trade association, VDMA, has voiced its support…

25th May 2018 > Read More