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Conti, Kordsa offer free licencing of rubber-adhesive technology

Hanover, Germany – Continental and Kordsa are to offer a jointly developed technology for bonding…

6th March 2019 > Read More

Toyo to raise US truck tire prices

Cypress, California – Toyo Tire USA Corp. is raising dealer base prices 1 May on…

6th March 2019 > Read More

VW, Bridgestone bid to break EV lap record

Brussels – Volkswagen Motorsport will employ Bridgestone rubber in a bid to break a notable…

6th March 2019 > Read More

Conti gears up for “significant” Middle East expansion

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia – Continental has opened an office in , in Jeddah, with an eye on strengthening…

5th March 2019 > Read More

Mesnac, Hainan Rubber form strategic partnership

Qingdao, Shandong – Chinese machinery maker Mesnac and natural rubber supplier Hainan Rubber have entered…

5th March 2019 > Read More

Kumho Tire names Jeon Dae-jin as CEO

Seoul – Kumho Tire Co. Inc. has appointed Jeon Dae-jin, currently senior executive vice president,…

5th March 2019 > Read More

Freudenberg divests IT unit

Weinheim, Germany – Freudenberg has announced the sale of its Freudenberg IT (FIT) unit to…

5th March 2019 > Read More

TTE News: Zeppelin highlighting storage-silo technology

Hanover, Germany – Silos for storing carbon black and silica will be among the focal…

4th March 2019 > Read More

TTE News: Asahi Kasei to display fifth-generation SSBR

Hanover, Germany – Asahi Kasei will present its solution-polymerised styrene-butadiene rubber (S-SBR) of the fifth…

4th March 2019 > Read More

TTE News: Rubber Consultants highlight testing capabilities

Hanover, Germany – TARRC’s consultancy Rubber Consultants is highlighting its capabilities in the field of…

4th March 2019 > Read More

Apollo Vredestein sharpens focus on European OE activities

Kettering, UK – Apollo Tyres chief quality & business excellence officer Pedro Matos has been…

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Nokian to begin hiring at US tire plant

Dayton, Tennessee – Nokian Tyres plc has posted the “help wanted” sign outside of its…

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Chinese auto supplier advances elastomer PU skin part

Ludwigshafen, Germany – Green & Light Automotive Components has developed a car-boot ‘loading floor’ featuring…

4th March 2019 > Read More

TTE News: Tire Manufacturer of the Year

Tire Technology International Awards for Innovation and Excellence 2019 shortlist – as supplied by organisers…

3rd March 2019 > Read More