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Titan Rebounds Financially in 2Q 2018

Titan International Inc. posted net income of $5.7 million on net sales of $429 million for the second quarter ended June 30, 2018. That compares to a net loss of $6.5 million on sales of $365 million for the same period last year.

The Maxam MS913 featues a wear- and cut-resistant tread compound.
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Maxam MS913 Comes in 5 Core Sizes

Maxam Tire North America Inc. is adding to its lineup of off-the-road tire products. The MS913 features an E3/L3 rock lug pattern and a heavy duty under tread for improved puncture resistance and sidewall protection.

"As a carbon black manufacturer, we are also able to produce customized carbon black of non-ASTM grades that are not available on the market," said BKT's Vaidya.
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Vaidya Reveals How BKT Designs Radial OTR Tires

“Only innovation will take us to the next level," said Dilip Vaidya, president and director of technology, at BKT's celebration of its Earthmax radial OTR tire line in Crete, Greece, on June 6, 2018.

Poddar said Earthmax is "a true representative" of BKT's corporate history and values.
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'Earthmax Is a Milestone in BKT’s History,' Says Arvind Poddar

At BKT's celebration of its Earthmax radial OTR tire line in Crete, Greece, on June 6, 2018, Chairman and Managing Director Arvind Poddar took a moment to outline the key values of the company. Here is what he had to say to the attendees who celebrated the 10th anniversary of Earthmax with the company's top executives.

BKT's Kershaw has more than 28 years in the rubber, agriculture, construction and composites industries.
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BKT USA Officially Names Kershaw Vice President

After more than four months as associate vice president, Doug Kershaw is officially vice president of BKT USA Inc. His goals include further establishing the BKT brand in the OTR, OE, agriculture and construction markets.

Bridget Neal, Bridgestone Americas’ commercial OTR tire division president, says the company is “focused on mobility, intelligent products and integrated technology.”
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Bridgestone OTR Tires Move Down the Technology Highway

Bridget Neal was named president of Bridgestone Americas Inc.’s Commercial Off-The-Road Tire Division last August. She is responsible for leading strategic planning, sales, engineering and global support for the company’s OTR business. She joined Bridgestone in 2002.

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