Thanks to the tires produced at its Des Moines, Iowa, agricultural tire manufacturing plant, Bridgestone Americas Inc. has reached the "Platinum Level" at Caterpillar for the second consecutive year.
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 U.S. Court of International Trade has overturned a previous tariff order by the Department of Commerce (DOC). The result: off-the-road tires imported from Sri Lanka are not subject to tariffs.
Michelin Group is acquiring Camso Inc. for $1.45 billion.
Nearly 1,000 global partners of Shandong Linglong Tire Co. gathered in Jingmen, Hubei Province in China, for the foundation stone laying ceremony of the company's fourth domestic tire plant.
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.
Purcell Tire & Rubber Co., the largest OTR tire retreader in the U.S., has purchased the Northwest Retreaders Division of NRI Inc., the second largest.
“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.
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.
Earthmax, the premium radial OTR tire lineup of Indian tire manufacturer BKT (Balkrishna Industries Ltd.), is celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2018.
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.
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. has upgraded the EMTrack OTR tire monitoring system to help mining, construction, quarry and port operators better track their tire data.
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.