The 65th edition of the Tire Industry Association OTR Tire Conference kicks off today. MTD recently caught up with OTR tire manufacturer representatives who participated in the panel discussion during last year’s OTR Tire Conference to get their take on what 2020 has in store.
Petlas Tire Corp. has unveiled a new tire, the PtxND33, which is designed for compact and backhoe loaders.
When it comes to demand for OTR tires, as well as mining and construction industry activity, did 2019 live up to expectations? What will 2020 bring?
Caterpillar Inc. has approved the Maxam MS405 L4 tire in size 875/65R29 for use on certain 982M medium wheel loaders.
Working on OTR tires is certainly outside the normal realm of tire and wheel service. The size and weight of the tires, rim components, bead breakers, and other tools and equipment add a physical element to every job that cannot be understated.
Specialty tire manufacturer Global Rubber Industries (Pvt) Ltd. has rolled out the Gripex LT122, which is designed for heavy-duty loader applications.
Seven Bridgestone Corp. plants have received platinum certification from Caterpillar Inc. The certification is “the highest rating in the Supplier Quality Excellence Process of Caterpillar,” according to Bridgestone officials.
Maxam Tire has announced the formation of the Maxam Mining Group, a dedicated global team that is specifically focused on the open pit mining segment.
Continental Tire the Americas LLC plans to launch a bias line of General brand OTR tires in 2020. The extension will include an L5 series line, an E3 series line, and an E4 series line.
Ceat Specialty Tires Inc. has partnered with a Costa Rican tire distributor to sell Ceat ag, off-the-road and industrial tires.
Titan International Inc.'s exclusive sales training program for its dealers, Titan University Summit (Titan U), is taking on a new format.
Global Rubber Industries (Pvt) Ltd has aquired Axis Tyres, an Australia-based company that specializes in forklift tires.
During its recent global partner conference event in Jingmen, China, Shandong Linglong Tire Co. shared details about its new, Hubei Linglong Tire Co. Ltd. radial truck and bus tire manufacturing plant.
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