On June 7, 2016, Continental opened its High Performance Technology Center in Germany.

Continental Opens High Performance Technology Center

Continental AG has opened a High Performance Technology Center (HPTC) in Korbach, Germany, next to its existing production facilities. The company says the center "is moving tire production into the digital age."

Bridgestone is investing in its Tokyo R&D center, and as a result, moving its passenger and light truck tire production at that facility to other plants in Japan.

Bridgestone Shifting Tire Production in Japan

Bridgestone Corp. is expanding its research and development center in Kodaira City, Tokyo, and as a result moving and consolidating its passenger and light truck tire production from that same facility to other manufacturing plants in Japan.

KYB's Technical Center expansion includes 12,000 square feet of additional floor space.

KYB completes Technical Center expansion

KYB Americas Corp. announced the completed expansion of the KYB Technical Center that operates next to KYB’s 575,000-sq.-ft. manufacturing facility in Franklin, Ind., and houses the latest in new product development, quality control and conditions testing equipment.

The Hankook Technodome will have 90 separate laboratories to enable a wide range of R&D activities to be carried out simultaneously.

Hankook heads for ‘top-tier’ with Technodome

Hankook Tire Co. Ltd. announced that it held a groundbreaking ceremony for its new R&D center, the Hankook Technodome, in Daejeon, Korea, when the company announced its strategic R&D vision.

Workers at ContiTech‘s Changshu Research & Development Center will develop products for vehicle mounting and vibration control technology.

ContiTech opens R&D center in China

Continental AG’s ContiTech Division has opened the Changshu Research & Develpment Center in China that will develop products for vehicle mounting and vibration control technology.

Participating in the Hankook signing ceremony were (L to R) Giles Robinson of Foster+Partners, Hyun Bum Cho, Hankook president and Myung-Gi Sohn of Samoo Architects & Engineers.

Hankook announces new global R&D center

Hankook Tire Co. Ltd., the Seoul, South Korea-based parent company of Hankook Tire America Corp., has unveiled plans for construction of the company’s new, high-tech central R&D facility in Daejeon, South Korea.

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