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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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February 2017


Click here  Nitin Mantri is appointed as new CEO of Alliance Tire Group

Click here  Researchers invent process to produce renewable tires from trees

Click here  New R&D and manufacturing appointments at Marangoni Meccanica

Click here  Tire for hybrid and EVs offers low rolling resistance and high grip

Click here  New skid steer rubber from Camso provides 30% longer lifetime

Click here  Hankook opens new European winter tire test facility

Click here  Peter Becker to leave Kumho Tyre Europe

Click here  Highly robust winter tire for SUVs developed by Nokian and Arctic Trucks

Click here  BATO OTR president Taylor Cole addresses industry challenges

Click here  Major upgrades to be implemented at Goodyear airship operations

Click here  Advanced new real-time creel room system from RJS Corporation

Click here  OCSiAl presents single wall carbon nanotubes for improved performance

Click here  Apollo Tyres Global R&D Centre recognized with innovative design award

Click here  SHOW LIVE: Bridgestone, Conti and SRI win at TTI Awards

Click here  SHOW LIVE: New materials handling solutions from Cassioli

Click here  SHOW LIVE: Footprint measurement machine makes show debut

Click here  SHOW LIVE: Milliken’s Tegris material finding new applications

Click here  SHOW LIVE: Virtual reality support option from Bosch Rexroth

Click here  SHOW LIVE: Bartell demonstrates BeadView tech in Hannover

Click here  SHOW LIVE: Evonik reveals results of silica/silane coupling research

Click here  SHOW LIVE: New RF-free dip coating formulations from Mehler Engineered Products

Click here  SHOW LIVE: Virtual reality simulator draws crowds to Intralox’s stand

Click here  SHOW LIVE: High-speed, high-resolution inspection sensors from LMI Technologies

Click here  SHOW LIVE: Marangoni announces distribution partnership in Sweden

Click here  SHOW LIVE: Avery Dennison and Ferm RFID launch new tread label

Click here  SHOW LIVE: Fantastic first day at Tire Technology Expo!

Click here  SHOW NEWS: Test World addresses winter tire testing challenges

Click here  SHOW NEWS: BST eltromat to showcase advanced manufacturing tech

Click here  Tire Technology Expo 2017 to open its doors next week!

Click here  SHOW NEWS: Revolutionary planetary gearbox technology from Wikov

Click here  SHOW NEWS: New silica-based fillers for non-tread components

Click here  SHOW NEWS: VMI helps manufacturers to achieve Industry 4.0

Click here  Cooper Tire distribution center sustains tornado damage

Click here  Giti selects Cimcorp dream factory solution for South Carolina plant

Click here  New summer van tire designed using SRI’s 4D Nano Technology

Click here  Apollo Tyres reveals a revenue increase of 17% in Q3

Click here  Global tire manufacturing to grow nearly 4% per year through to 2022

Click here  Nokian develops revolutionary new functional stud concept

Click here  SHOW NEWS: Unique universal print platform developed by MMS

Click here  SHOW NEWS: Allma Saurer presents tire cord twisting and cabling tech

Click here  Goodyear light truck tire lasts 21,000km longer than competitors

Click here  Advanced new rubber from Apollo Vredestein for vans and light trucks

Click here  Continental selects site for Thailand factory to be constructed in 2017


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