DANVERS, Mass. — Maxam Tire North America Inc. has created a dedicated sales team focused on the open pit mining segment and enlarged the customer service team at its Danvers headquarters.
Maxam has appointed Matt Johnson — who joined the Danvers-based company in October 2019 after 13-plus years with Purcell Tire & Rubber Co. — vice president of Maxam Mining Group, which comprises an undisclosed number of "dedicated and knowledgeable" experts in the field.
The group comprises sales representatives on multiple continents responsible for serving regional market demands, Maxam said, without disclosing the number of individuals hired or their names.
Maxam said the Mining Group's engineering team leverages research and testing at multiple mine locations around the world to develop "site-specific" tire compounding and casing designs.
"We pride ourselves in delivering solutions with the lowest cost per hour/ton and provide long-term, mutually beneficial business relationships with our customers and our partnerships, …" Mr. Johnson said.