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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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August 2017


Click here  Birla Carbon appoints Mark Bass as new president for North America

Click here  Tire inspection resources for OTR customers from Bridgestone Americas

Click here  Marangoni and Recamax highlight benefits of retreading for OTR rubber

Click here  Pyrolyx commences construction of new recovered CB plant

Click here  EcoVadis CSR ranking places HF Group Hamburg in the top 30%

Click here  Dunlop Enasave selected as original equipment on new Mitsubishi Expander

Click here  Goodyear appoints new VP and chief technology officer

Click here  Smithers Winter Test Center in Michigan to undergo major expansion

Click here  Government officials visit Sentury to learn about its intelligent manufacturing vision

Click here  Cooper to supply tires to bespoke car conversion specialist

Click here  New US$23m CB production plant to be constructed at BKT factory

Click here  Harvard University researchers develop groundbreaking self-healing rubber

Click here  Yokohama launches micro-site that highlights 100 years of history

Click here  Bridgestone Americas names new off-the-road tire business president

Click here  World’s largest OTR tire recycling plant under construction in Australia

Click here  Dunlop celebrates supply of 10 million OE tires to Harley-Davidson

Click here  Biomass Research and Development Initiative meets all grant goals

Click here  Conti and Kordsa to develop sustainable adhesion system

Click here  Omsk Carbon to begin production at Mogilev next year

Click here  Latest off-road tire from Cooper equipped with new tread technologies

Click here  ANRPC reports deficit in worldwide natural rubber supply in July

Click here  Safe-Run reports progress in VMI patent dispute

Click here  Apollo Tyres Q1 margins under pressure due to increase in raw material prices

Click here  Bridgestone announces US$304m investment in India

Click here  Nexen Tire and Mubadala Investment Company in partnership

Click here  Natural rubber producer Von Bundit joins IRSG Panel of Associates

Click here  VMI tire building technology patents upheld in China

Click here  Yokohama to increase prices of its commercial and off-the-road tires

Click here  Asahi Kasei to increase SSBR production in Singapore

Click here  Artificial intelligence improves efficiency at ZC Rubber


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