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NI Bans 10 Year-Old Tyres on Steer Axles
On 1st February 2021, the UK Department of Transport made a legislative change leading to a ban on tyres of 10 years or older being used on certain vehicle types; Northern Ireland is now following that path.
Recircle Awards 2023: Vipal Named as Official Trophy Sponsor
The Brazilian tread rubber, tyre repair and retread technology group becomes major supporter of the 2023 Recircle Awards.
New Investment in Robotics Drives Efficiencies at Bandvulc
The recent installation of an ABC (Automated Build Cell) Robot is claimed to have produced a number of key benefits and efficiencies at Bandvulc’s Ivybridge plant in Devon in the UK.
Vaculug and Magna Tyres Celebrate a 15 Year Partnership
Over the following two decades this business liaison has progressively evolved and played a significant role in the development of both companies.
Vaculug Grows its OTR Team
Vaculug is celebrating major growth in the off-the-road tyre sector with a new sales manager appointment and several contract wins with key clients in the waste and construction sectors.
TP Niven Puts Total Trust in Michelin Remix Drive Tyres
Retread policy for drive axles unlocking significant operational and sustainability benefits for TP Niven.
Michelin: Ostbomk Talks Up Future of Retreading in Europe
Readers of Retreading Business will be well aware that Michelin has long held a reputation as being a supporter of the retreading process as a key factor in enabling commercial vehicle fleets to optimise the return on their tyre investments. During the recent IAA for Transportation exhibition in Hannover, we were able to talk to Philipp Ostbomk, who is the Vice President Sales, B2B for Michelin Europe North about the company’s current approach to the retreading market.
Magna Tyres and Vaculug Celebrate their Partnership of 15 Years
Last week, Magna Tyres and Vaculug celebrated their 15-year partnership with the latter becoming the manufacturer’s official distributor for their industrial and earthmover tyres in the United Kingdom.
Investments at Goodyear’s Retreading Facility in Riom Continue to Enhance Manufacturer’s Overall Fleet Offer
During the IAA for Transportation, we had the opportunity to sit down with Goodyear and interview Marc Preedy, Managing Director Truck Replacement Sales Europe and Maciej Szymański, Director of Marketing Commercial Europe and discuss how retreading fits into their overall sustainability and fleet offer, but also the marketing strategies they are taking to dispel those long held myths about the process.