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Bandvulc has announced the measures it has taken as the company deals with the COVID-19 outbreak.

 

UK motorists spent a total of £1.25 billion repairing pothole damage to their vehicles over the last year, reveals research published today by Kwik Fit.

The Japanese manufacturer of construction, mining, forestry and military equipment Komatsu recently approved the Continental EM-Master tyres, both in E3/L3 and E4/L4 version for use in applications with different ground conditions.

Michelin's management in Spain has confirmed that it plans to extend its suspension of industrial activities.

 

Pirelli, in a further effort to protect the health and safety of its employees amid the spread of Covid-19, and the significant slowdown of demand in the automotive sector, has announced the temporary halting of its factories in Burton on Trent and Carlisle.

The Commercial Vehicle Show for 2020 due to be held at the NEC in Birmingham from the 28th of April to the 30th of April has now been as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

Nokian Tyres has begun employee cooperation negotiations on planned temporary redundancies affecting personnel based in Finland.

 

Newton Abbot-based heating oil and fuel specialist Heltor has returned to a full Michelin tyre policy across its fleet of more than 50 commercial vehicles, less than two years after switching to a competing premium brand.

With close to a million units sold, the Nokian Hakkapeliitta Truck E tyres and compatible Noktop Hakkapeliitta E retreading materials have been a benchmark for winter traction tyres for over a decade. While the grip, safety and comfort of the original Nokian Hakkapeliitta Truck E is still hard to beat, the new demands set by changing work, trucks and legislation call for an improved version.

 

Michelin has announced the temporary suspension of its activities in order to protect its employees, partners and subsidiaries as they look to protect those exposed to COVID-19.

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