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PCL continues to strengthen its expert team with the appointment of Aaron Williams as Senior Buyer.

 

The UK new light commercial vehicle (LCV) market declined -24.8% in June, as lockdown measures eased and businesses began to return to work, according to the latest figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT).

Supply chain logistics provider Fowler Welch has extended its long-running tyre fitment and management contract with Continental Tyres subsidiary and retread specialist Bandvulc. 

Michelin is urging farmers to pay close attention to the health and condition of their tyres as they head into the harvest season.

Bridgestone Corporation has  announced its new Mid-Long Term Business Strategy Framework, which sets forth a forward-looking vision to provide social value and customer value as a sustainable solutions company towards 2050 and beyond.

Forestry work has always been very demanding but modern forestry does not seek to damage forests but on the contrary to create the conditions to allow the regrowth or emergence of new trees, in the place of a plant which has been cut down. The key aim is to avoid any significant change in forest ecosystems. BKT has taken up the challenge by designing highly specialised tyres, developed in the workshop, starting from observing the real working conditions and enabling the vehicle to express its full power.

 

Continental is reorganising the passenger and truck tyres replacement businesses in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa under the leadership of Philipp von Hirschheydt, former head of the passenger tyres replacement business in the EMEA region.

Peter Hatton has been appointed to the new position of Sales Manager at Wheely-Safe – as the technology business prepares to expand its range of intelligent TPMS, wheel loss and brake temperature sensing systems with a new generation of products.

 

In the 12 months ending 30 June 2020, Michelin received just 769 eligible claims for damage under its free accidental damage guarantee – from nearly 120,000 entitled truck and bus tyres sold in the UK and Ireland.

The BKT era of the Tractor of the Year will start with a brand new digital format that will see the event take place in different episodes in which the participants and the jury can interact remotely, from every corner of Europe.

 

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