Contract Wins

This news category focuses on the latest contract news between fleets and tyre manufacturers in the commercial tyre industry.

Valencia-based Top Recambios, which offers a variety of tyre brands, has announced the incorporation of Trelleborg’s agricultural and agro-industrial tyres into its product offering.

Hankook’s Alphatread retread brand will be manufactured by Vaculug, in a five-year contract which will ensure consistent supply and quality for Hankook’s customers and offer a sustainable initiative to increase tyre life and avoid unnecessary waste.

Increasing its influence in Andalucia, Neumáticos Ureña is the third workshop within the Grupo NPG.

New Holland has confirmed the fitment of the MAXAM AGRIXTRA Radial tyre series for T5, T6, & T7 tractor families in a major global supply agreement.

Lincolnshire-based Tathwell Farms has chosen Michelin AxioBib 2 tyres for its New Holland tractor and Michelin TrailXBib VF tyres for its new Horsch Avatar drill. 

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles are ready to go for the approvals ex works for Continental’s AllSeasonContact and EcoContact 6 for its VW Caddy. The tyres have low rolling resistance and an ‘A’ EU tyre label due to their high energy efficiency.  

Michelin’s Quality Centre programme has gained another new quality centre base in the form of Scottish Highlands-based Invergordon.

Remondis Südwestfalen GmbH, a waste management company based in the Soest region in Germany, is opting for Continental’s Conti360° Solutions, commenting that “the package of services comprising tyres, digital solutions and ContiLifeCycle makes total sense for us”.

Scania’s Austrian and German fleets have been benefitting from the Conti360º Solutions Service from Continental for its tyre management and have noticed improved customer satisfaction thanks to the transparent cost and fuel efficiency that is offered by the programme.

Ensignbus is committing to another five years of the supply, fitting and management of Michelin tyres with a new Effitires contract.

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