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Registration for TIA's OTR Conference Is Now Open

Registration is open for the Tire Industry Association (TIA) Off-the-Road conference. The 63rd annual event will be Feb. 21- 24, 2018, at the Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.  

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3 Things Revealed in the OTR Tire Tariff Ruling

A 186-page final report from the International Trade Commission following its vote to impose tariffs on off-the-road tires from India and Sri Lanka provides insight into the OTR tire market. One takeaway: there are four things more important than price.

BKT says its Multimax MP 527 tire is the right response to the needs of agricultural and industrial sectors where telehandlers are required to have maximum stability during the lifting phase.
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BKT Displays Telehandler Tire in a New Size at EIMA Tradeshow

Balkrishna Industries Ltd. (BKT) and its Italian distributor Univergomma are displaying its Multimax MP 527 telehandler tire in a new size and showcasing additional products at the 2016 International Agricultural and Gardening Machinery Exhibition (EIMA) Nov. 9-13 in Bologna, Italy.

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Accella Tire Fill Designs Mining-Specific Formulas

Accella Tire Fill Systems has created a new line designed specifically for off-the-road mining equipment. The TLC Tire and Rim Protection line is available in four distinct formulations: HT, Pro, Extreme, and Tundra.  

BKT's Earthmax SR 31 is designed for loaders, dozers and articulated dumpers
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BKT’s Earthmax SR to Debut at Bauma 2016

Balkrishna Industries Ltd. (BKT) reports its new Earthmax SR 31 will be displayed as Bauma 2016, the international trade show for industrial, mining and construction vehicles, in Munich, Germany, April 11-17.

An earthmover in Cedar Lake Mine in Pinson, Ala., is equipped with Titan STL3 29.5R34.5 LSW tires.
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OTR Outlook -- Manufacturers Expect Demand in the U.S. Will Be Flat

Guarded best describes the outlook of four companies with large off-the-road (OTR) tire plants in the U.S. Michelin North America Inc., Bridgestone Americas Inc., Titan International Inc., and Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. all expect demand for large OTR tires to be flat in 2016.

Camso's Bill Dembe showed dealers how to quickly and easily install the company's over-the-tire tracks on a skid steer machine.
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Camso hosts first ride-and-drive for dealers

Commercial tire dealers left Camso Inc.’s first ride-and-drive event armed with tools to boost sales in an often overlooked part of their businesses: tires and tracks for compact construction equipment.

Sizes in the Yokohama RB42 E4 dump truck tire line now range from 18.00R33 to 33.00R51.
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TIA will showcase training at its 60th OTR conference

Sixty years ago, no one was producing a 63-inch giant OTR tire, much less retreading one. Today, 63-inch tires are in demand all over the world. And a number of companies, including Purcell Tire & Rubber Co. in Potosi, Mo., are profitably selling, retreading and/or repairing them.

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