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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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November 2016


Click here  General Tire launches two new SUV tires for on- and off-road use

Click here  Factory increases its productivity thanks to Micro-Epsilon measurement systems

Click here  New ultra-fast tire uniformity machine unveiled by Kobe Steel

Click here  Goodyear supports provision of transport for communities in Zambia

Click here  Subaru selects Yokohama Advan tires for new Impreza model

Click here  Sustainability initiative launched by Michelin NA and two US universities

Click here  SRI makes major discovery in natural rubber synthesis research

Click here  Advanced rubber designed for SUVs now available from Conti

Click here  Škoda selects Falken EcoRun tires for OE fitment on Superb model

Click here  Marangoni develops bespoke rubber for Italian company Recicla

Click here  Apollo Tyres signs MoU to establish new plant in India

Click here  Tire Technology International Awards 2017 open for nominations

Click here  State-of-the-art manufacturing facility opened by VMI Group

Click here  BKT launches new size of its Multimax MP 527 agro-industrial tire

Click here  New city urban rubber from Giti offers high levels of durability

Click here  Cimcorp to supply turnkey automated handling system to Petlas

Click here  Apollo Tyres inaugurates global R&D center in Chennai

Click here  Hankook sees global sales revenue increases in Q3 of 2016

Click here  New corporate technology officer appointed at Continental

Click here  Yokohama's aeroacoustic simulation technology receives award

Click here  New Bandag tire pushes performance limits in on/off segment

Click here  Cooper Tire introduces new 40in size in Discoverer STT Pro line

Click here  All conference sessions now confirmed for 2017 Tire Technology Expo in Hannover

Click here  World’s fastest car ‘on two wheels’ equipped with Nokians

Click here  New sizes added to Yokohama’s urban/regional tire line-up

Click here  Hankook chosen as original equipment supplier to Scania

Click here  Precipitated silica production capacity increased at PPG

Click here  SRI joins IRSG’s Sustainable Natural Rubber Initiative

Click here  New president appointed at Hoosier Racing Tire Corporation


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