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Trinseo ramps up production


The supplier recently inaugurated its state-of-the-art S-SBR pilot plant in Sckopau, Germany and increased capacity there by 50kt

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Metal additive manufacturing


The process developed by Michelin has enabled production of winter tire molds for tread patterns with up to 3,000 sipes and over 2,000 siping designs.

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Retread plant tour


This video produced by the Tire Retread and Repair Bureau highlights the benefits of retreading, taking viewers on a tour of a retread factory to learn more about the process, which brings new life to old tires.

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As tire makers continue to develop the latest smart tire concepts and innovations, which technology would you most like to see put into production first?

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October 2017


Click here  Falken develops new high-performance summer tire

Click here  Hankook opens first US manufacturing plant

Click here  Michelin acquires Lehigh Technologies

Click here  Yokohama develops new lightweight tire

Click here  Nexen invests US$5m in new technology center

Click here  Bridgestone launches new passenger car tire on European market

Click here  Davanti introduces latest range of winter tires developed in Finland

Click here  Yokohama celebrates 100 years of tire development and innovation

Click here  Toyo develops new high-performance all-season tire for the US market

Click here  New president appointed at Bridgestone GCR Tires & Services

Click here  Michelin to double capacity for truck tires at Thervoy Kandigai plant in India

Click here  Bridgestone to invest more than US$300m in tire production in Europe

Click here  Vredestein a major driver of Apollo’s European growth

Click here  Yokohama to launch its most silent tire ever on the Asian market

Click here  New Goodyear airless tire designed for commercial mower applications

Click here  Special tire developed by Pirelli for the new Hyundai i30 N

Click here  Marangoni makes senior appointments and recognizes long-serving employees at biannual meeting

Click here  Giti opens first US factory to meet increased North American demand

Click here  Apollo Tyres denies claims it is entering Kumho acquisition race

Click here  Cooper highlights careers in manufacturing at US schools

Click here  HF Mixing Group expands mixing room service capabilities

Click here  Giti secures first European OE fitment homologation with VW

Click here  Extrusion expert Troester appoints new CEO in the US

Click here  Toyo to add production capacity in the USA and Malaysia


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