Rafael (Tony) Lugioyo is the new head of global sales for GRI. He will be based in the U.S.
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Lugioyo Brings Experience to GRI

Rafael (Tony) Lugioyo is the new head of global sales for Global Rubber Industries (Pvt) Ltd. (GRI). The hire to its senior sales team was made "to increase the momentum of the company’s rapid global expansion with its portfolio of specialty tires."

Shawn Rasey, director of global business development, earthmover, Continental Tire the Americas LLC, told attendees of TIA’s Off-the-Road Tire Conference that you need to control your own destiny and adapt and overcome. Courtesy of Peter Kuhn Photography
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Understanding OTR Megatrends and Anticipating Change

Shawn Rasey spends his days directing the earthmover tire business for Continental Tire the Americas LLC. And with more than 40 years in the industry, he says dealers need to prioritize the time they spend strategically thinking about the future.

To highlight its OTR technician training program, TIA shot a live training demonstration that was being done on an articulating dump truck with a 29.5R25 tire being replaced on a five-piece rim.
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OTR Market Continues in Growth Mode

The consensus coming from speakers at the 64th annual Tire Industry Association (TIA) Off-the-Road Tire Conference is that the economy is strong and prospects for growth in 2019 are expected. All of this spells moderate-to-strong demand for the OTR tire industry.

The Power King xERT-HD3 is available in four sizes, and complements the Power King line of value OTR tire products.
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TBC Brands Expands Power King Lineup

TBC Brands LLC has introduced a radial off-the-road tire for loaders and articulated trucks. The Power King xERT-3HD is a value tire rated for E-3 and L-3 service. 

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