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.

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Registration for TIA's OTR Conference Is Now Open

Registration is open for the Tire Industry Association (TIA) Off-the-Road conference. The 63rd annual event will be Feb. 21- 24, 2018, at the Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.  

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It's Time to Register for TIA's OTR Conference

The Tire Industry Association (TIA) is reminding interested attendees of the Off-the-Road (OTR) Tire Conference that the deadline for booking a hotel room at the Omni La Costa Resort & Spa in San Diego is approaching, and the room block is nearing capacity.

Freda Pratt-Boyer, TIA president, and Carlos Grimaldi, a consultant for Mesabi Radial Tire Company Inc. in Hibbing, Minn., are two of the close to 600 attendees at the 2015 Off-the-Road Tire Conference.
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OTR conference emphasizes earthmover tires

Sixty years ago, no one was producing a 63-inch giant OTR tire, much less retreading one. Today, 63-inch tires are in demand all over the world. And a number of companies, including Purcell Tire & Rubber Co. in Potosi, Mo., are profitably selling, retreading and/or repairing them.

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Register early for 2015 OTR Conference

The Tire Industry Association (TIA) is reminding interested attendees that the early bird registration rate for the 2015 OTR Conference will end Sept. 1, 2014. The event takes place Feb. 18-21, 2015, at the Westin La Paloma Resort and Spa in Tucson, Ariz.

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Early OTR Conference sign-up ends Aug. 31

The early bird registration rate for the Tire Industry Association’s (TIA) 2014 OTR Conference will end Aug. 31, 2013. The rate for TIA members is $395 for the first registrant and $325 for additional registrants.

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