Jeff Barna has seen a lot of changes since he was elevated to the top role at Yokohama Tire Corp. two years ago. And he’s driven quite a few changes of his own design, in an effort to position the company for future growth.
Hankook Tire America Corp. President Soo Il Lee shared plans to ramp up capacity to 4.8 million tires in 2020 with dealers attending the company’s annual Partner’s Day event Jan. 27-31 in Riviera Maya, Mexico.
The new Bridgestone M713 Ecopia is a SmartWay-verified and California Air Resources Board (CARB)-compliant drive tire for tandem axle long-haul and regional applications.
Pirelli & Cie SpA has named Pietro Berardi the new CEO for the North America region, effective March 1, 2020.
To Keith and Kris Schnipke, “no job too big or small” is more than just a time-worn catch phrase.
QUESTION: In four-wheel-drive (4WD) tractor applications, if an implement requires 550 horsepower (hp) and standard dual tires are not providing adequate traction — and you can’t go wider with triples — what is your recommendation?
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?
Bridgestone Americas Inc. has introduced the Bridgestone M713 Ecopia, a SmartWay-verified drive tire designed for tandem-axle long-haul and regional applications.
Yokohama Tire Corp. will launch three new commercial truck tires in booth 3923 at the upcoming TMC show in Atlanta, Ga., February 24-26.
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.
TravelCenters of America Inc. has opened a new TA Truck Service center in Robertsdale, Ala.
China Manufacturers Alliance LLC (CMA) has added two sizes to its Double Coin FT115 and RSD3 mixed service tires.
Strategic acquisitions have been a big driver behind K&M Tire Inc.’s extraordinary growth over the past several years.
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