Longtime tire industry engineer Brad Wurst has joined Triangle Tire USA as senior development engineer.
Wurst will work at A3T, the company's technical center in Akron, Ohio. He joins Triangle after most recently working for Smithers Material Science and Engineering. He has decades of experience with tiremakers, including 20 years with Bridgestone Americas Inc. and seven years with Cooper Tire & Rubber Co., including a one-year stint as a development engineer for truck tires at Cooper's facility in Shanghai, China.
“We’re thrilled to have Brad join the Triangle team,” said Tim Baker, deputy general manager of A3T. “Brad’s experience and commitment will certainly enhance the technical capabilities of this office to support Triangle Tire’s global development efforts, particularly product development initiatives for the North American market.”