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Michelin introduces Michelin TRAILXBIB, the agricultural tyre for trailers and farming equipment that combines duration with soil protection. 

FG Pryor & Son has chosen an identical set of VF 380/85 R34 149A8/B TL Michelin YieldBib tyres for its Bateman RB35 sprayer, after being impressed with the performance of the original equipment rubber.

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.

 

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