Bridgestone Americas Inc. is celebrating 45 years in Abilene, Texas, at the company's Bandag retread facility.
The plant employs more than 170 people.
The Abilene Plant was awarded the Rubber Manufacturers Association’s Improvement Award in 2014 and 2015, as well as the Keep Abilene Beautiful Recycling Award in 2015.
The plant's 45th anniversary comes as Bridgestone is marking Bandag's 60th anniversary. To learn more about Bandag retread solutions, visit www.bandag.com.