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Pirelli unveils ‘cyber car’ technology in Geneva

Geneva, Switzerland – Pirelli & C. SpA has unveiled its latest technical achievement, called Cyber…

8th March 2018 > Read More

Solvay robotises its DMA tests

Collonges-au-Mont-d’Or, France – Solvay invented high-performance silica in the 1990s and is now a world…

7th March 2018 > Read More

Doublestar to invest €200m in plant relocation, upgrade

Shiyan, China – Qingdao Doublestar Co is to relocate its subsidiary Doublestar Dongfeng Tire in Shiyan,…

7th March 2018 > Read More

Nokian Tyres changes brand design

Nokia, Finland – Nokian Tyres has changed its brand design is response to consumer trends…

7th March 2018 > Read More

Russian carbon black producer raises prices

Yaroslavl, Russia – Russian carbon black manufacturer JSC Yaroslavskiy Tekhnicheskiy Uglerod (Yaroslavl Carbon Black Plant)…

7th March 2018 > Read More

Armacell in long-term technology partnership with German rubber maker

Luxembourg – Producer of flexible foams, Armacell International SA and German manufacturer and processor of…

7th March 2018 > Read More

UK body welcomes post-Brexit commitment on chemical regulation

London – The UK’s Chemical Business Association (CBA) has welcomed a commitment by Prime Minister…

7th March 2018 > Read More

Saudi NTC advances $1.2bn tire plant project

Hanover, Germany – Saudi Arabian National Tire Co. (NTC) is in the final stages of…

6th March 2018 > Read More

EU launches project to address skills gap in automotive industry

  Ostrava, Czech Republic – A group of 24 partners from 11 European countries have…

6th March 2018 > Read More

Marco Crola appointed as CEO of Pirelli Tire NAFTA

New York – Pirelli & C. SpA has named Marco Crola CEO for the company’s…

6th March 2018 > Read More

Michelin names new VP for brands, sustainable development

Clermont-Ferrand, France – Adeline Challon-Kemoun is to join Michelin Group as a member of its…

6th March 2018 > Read More

Kumho deal reopened; Doublestar to be largest shareholder

Qingdao, China – Chinese investors led by Qingdao Doublestar has reached an agreement with Kumho’s…

5th March 2018 > Read More

Fenner acquires US bearings company

London – Fenner PLC has acquired the assets and business of National Bearings Co., the…

5th March 2018 > Read More

Enviro to build waste-tire plant in Canada

Göteborg, Sweden – Scandinavian Enviro Systems AB (Enviro) has signed an MoU as a first…

4th March 2018 > Read More