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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…

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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

Kilic appointed MD at Uzer Makina

Kocaeli, Turkey – Uzer Makina Ve Kalip has recently appointed Ahmet Kilic as managing director,…

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Nexen’s fiscal 2017 operating income drops 25%

Seoul – Nexen Tire Corp. suffered a 25.2% drop in operating income last year, while…

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Linglong to build new site and mulls another two

Yantai, China – Linglong Tyre announced in February its plan to build a fourth China…

2nd March 2018 > Read More

Mammut taps TPEs for avalanche-rescue device

Kraiburg, Germany – Mammut Sports Group, based in Switzerland, has substantially advanced its range of…

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Albis adds polyamide adhesion modified TPVs

Knutsford, UK – Albis Plastic is expanding its portfolio of thermoplastic vulcanizate elastomers (TPVs) with…

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NR markets mixed after Chinese holiday

London – Natural rubber markets provided mixed signals in the latest ERJ snapshot of the…

1st March 2018 > Read More

Vibracoustic starts making smart air spring system

Darmstadt, Germany –  Vibracoustic has started series production of new switchable air springs with a…

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Kraiburg growing in Asia-Pacific on rising TPE

Gandhinagar, India—Growing applications of thermoplastic elastomers in the appliances and automotive industries in Asia-Pacific is…

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