Seriate, Italy – Italian tire distributor Fintyre has won a €800,000 tender for the supply of tires for public transport vehicles to Ferrovie del Sud-Est, Fintyre announced 14 Nov.
The two-year deal covers the supply of bus tires from Hankook for Ferrovie del Sud-Est ‘s fleet of vehicles made of 360 public-transport buses and coaches.
The contract win shows “our distinctive positioning in the industry, based on high-quality standards in terms of service and on a logistics with high-level of efficiency,” said Francesco Carantani, CEO of Fintyre.
"For us this is an opportunity to enhance the quality of our products in a segment in which we are still relatively little present in Italy, said Carlo Citarella, CEO of Hankook Tire Italia.
"The partnership with Fintyre and the partner fleets represents a strategic objective for the growth of the truck product market share in Italy," the Hankook boss added.