BKT is displaying a wide variety of tires at the Intermat 2018 show going on now in Paris.
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BKT Showcases Tire Portfolio at Intermat 2018

Balkrishna Industries Ltd. (BKT) is exhibiting an extensive BKT-branded portfolio at Intermat 2018 (International Exhibition for Construction and Infrastructure) going on now through April 28 in Paris.

Bridget Neal, Bridgestone Americas’ commercial OTR tire division president, says the company is “focused on mobility, intelligent products and integrated technology.”
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Bridgestone OTR Tires Move Down the Technology Highway

Bridget Neal was named president of Bridgestone Americas Inc.’s Commercial Off-The-Road Tire Division last August. She is responsible for leading strategic planning, sales, engineering and global support for the company’s OTR business. She joined Bridgestone in 2002.

Your employees need to be aware of the consequences of aggressive driving and road rage. Have training in place to teach them how to prevent, avoid and de-esculate a traffic situation that may adversely affect the company.
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Operating Service Trucks Presents Risks

Given all of the hazards associated with roadside tire service, it still only represents about half the risk for commercial tire dealers. Yes — you read that correctly — half the risk.

Greg Smith, left, publisher of Modern Tire Dealer, moderated the off-the-road tire panel discussion. Six of the panelists are Gary Pompo of BKT USA; Rob Seibert of Bridgestone Americas; Shawn Rasey of Continental Tire the Americas; Jimmy McDonnell of Maxam Tire North America; Andrew Davis of Nokian Tyres; and Manny Cicero of Triangle Tire USA.  
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2018 TIA OTR Tire Conference Wrap-up

One of the highlights of the annual Tire Industry Association (TIA) OTR Tire Conference is the tire manufacturers’ panel discussion. This year, seven companies had executives participate. The 2018 panel discussion was held on Feb. 23, which was prior to the government’s announcement that it would be looking to impose tariffs on steel and aluminum. Each panelist was given the opportunity to discuss his company’s position in the market, views on the industry and plans for the future. What follows is a summation of each panelist’s prepared comments.

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