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HF advances new tire building machine

Hamburg, Germany – At Tire Technology Expo 2018, HF TireTech is highlighting its development of…

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Trelleborg seals advance for unconventional subsea wells

Trelleborg, Sweden – Trelleborg Sealing Solutions is to introduce an innovative range of sealing materials,…

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Arlanxeo names new managing director for Singapore

Singapore – Synthetic rubber supplier Arlanxeo has named Joosang Kim to take over as managing…

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Maxcess China expands into new facility

Zhuhai, China – Maxcess China has unveiled an new 25,000 square foot facility in Zhuhai,…

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Kordsa reinforces its patent position

Izmit, Turkey – Kordsa has recorded a new high-level in patent applications in 2017 around…

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Pyrolyx appoints new CFO

Munich, Germany – German recovered carbon black (rCB) manufacturer Pyrolyx AG has appointed Sven Eric…

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GRI opens OTR tire plant in Sri Lanka

Colombo – GRI officially opened its $40-million (€32 million) off-road tire manufacturing facility at Badalgama,…

31st January 2018 > Read More

Yokohama adds indoor on-ice testing facility in Hokkaido

Hokkaido, Japan – Yokohama Rubber Co. has opened an indoor facility to test the on-ice…

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Birla appoints Europe & Africa president

Mumbai, India – Birla Carbon has appointed John Davidson as president, Europe & Africa, the…

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Shin-Etsu sees double-digit growth in silicones business

Tokyo – Japanese materials supplier Shin-Etsu has notched up double-digit increases in sales and operating…

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Autonomous technology will “shake up the economics of mobility’

Las Vegas – Autonomous vehicles (AVs) will significantly alter the economics of mobility, Neal Ganguli,…

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Zeon supplies rubber for Yokohama winter tire

Tokyo – Nippon Zeon Co. has supplied solution polymerised rubber to Yokohama Rubber Co. (YRC)…

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MacLellan Rubber claims nitrosamine breakthrough

Wolverhampton, UK – MacLellan Rubber, a manufacturer of rubber sheeting and sealing products, claims to…

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Collapsible travel cup creator welcomes ‘latte levy’

London – A UK government’s decision to impose a 25p tax on all disposable coffee…

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