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Commercial Tire Industry

    • ATA names Braswell acting head of TMC

      ARLINGTON, Va. The American Trucking Associations has promoted Robert Braswell, the association's longtime Technology & Maintenance Council's technical director, to be the body's acting executive director.

    • GITI supports anti-trafficking effort

      PHOENIX — GITI Tire (USA) Ltd. is supporting an effort to raise money for the non-profit Truckers Against Trafficking by auctioning a customized Kenworth.

    • Amerityre posts Q2 net income

      BOULDER CITY, Nev. — Specialty tire producer Amerityre Corp. credits its cost-cutting and restructuring efforts for its second quarter financial rebound, but the rest of the year will be challenging.

    • ZC Rubber eyes Arisun-brand growth

      LOUISVILLE, Ky. ZC Rubber has room to grow its Arisun truck tire line now that the U.S. had decided not to impose elevated import duties on Chinese truck and bus tires.

    • Goodyear names 34th Highway Hero

      LOUISVILLE, Ky. — When a fellow truck driver needed his help, David Webb sprang into action, putting himself in danger. For his brave and selfless actions, Goodyear has named him the Highway Hero Award winner.

    • Tips to jack up commercial truck, tractor or trailer

      AKRON — You don't have to be as strong as Atlas to lift a commercial truck, tractor or trailer. There are tools to help you with that endeavor, but there is confusion regarding how to hold up a vehicle correctly and the proper way to jack...