WINNIPEG, Manitoba — Denray Tire Ltd. of Winnipeg has converted its retreading operation in Brandon, Manitoba, to the Michelin Retread Technologies (MRT) process, becoming just the second MRT licensee in western Canada and eighth overall.
LAS VEGAS — The Tire Industry Association is now working with the Tread Rubber & Tire Repair Materials Manufacturers Group to help disseminate the TRMG's recommended practices on retreading and repair procedures via the TIA website.
ARLINGTON, Va. — The cost of operating a commercial truck in the U.S. rose 7.7% in 2018 as spending on every cost center — except tires — increased last year over 2017, according to the latest research from the American Transportation Research Institute.
ROVERETO, Italy — Italian retread technology firm Marangoni S.p.A. has introduced the MTXL retread, an advanced technology designed to provide casings with a tread design similar to the original tread, while meeting customers' specific needs.
BRENTWOOD, Tenn. — Trucking industry supplier Comdata Inc. is adding a national tire discount program to the package of national account pricing options available to Comdata MyFleet fuel-card customers in the U.S and Canada.
LAREDO, Texas — Love's Travel Stops Inc. has opened a retread plant and tire distribution facility in Laredo, its fifth retread plant nationwide, providing greater coverage to an important market area.
AVON PARK, Fla. — PRIDE Enterprises, an "inmate training company" that operates a number of businesses employing inmates from Florida's prison system, is adding a Marangoni Ringtread system production line to the retread plant it operates at the Avon Park Correctional Facility.