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Training and Technology Will Lead the Way in OTR Tires

When we look at how OTR tires keep up with innovations in equipment, it’s all about maximizing productivity.

BKT Launches EM 933 Super Excavating Tire

BKT introduced the EM 933 Super, a tire designed for excavators in digging and loading operations. The EM 933 Super was introduced at Bauma 2022 and is available in sizes 290/90 – 20. According to BKT, the new tire offers a sidewall design with a protruding rib that enables the close contact of two tires

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Maxam Supplies OTR Tires to CASE Construction Equipment

Maxam says it expanded its supply capability to deliver both radial and bias OTR tires to CASE wheel loaders. This equipment manufactured at CNH Industrial’s Fargo Wheel Loader Factory is now available for order with Maxam tires as a standard product, says the company. The Maxam MS912 R4 OTR tire is a standard product on

Mitas Introduces New Size of Grip N’ Ride Construction Tire

Mitas has expanded its Grip ‘N’ Ride construction tire range with a new, larger size tire for wheeled and backhoe loaders. The new 21L – 24 IND tire is designed for improved performance even on softer terrain and features strengthened sidewalls for greater durability when handling increased load capacity, a special tread pattern that delivers

Yokohama Introduces New Triple-Steel-Belted Alliance 590 Flotation Tire

The new Alliance 590 flotation radial from Yokohama Off-Highway Tires features three layers of steel belts under a cut-resistant tread compound. The company says this is a puncture-resistant combination for the heavy tankers, wagons and pull-behind sprayers used on farms and construction sites. In addition to providing extra durability, the layered steel belts enable the

BKT Launches New Tire FL 695

BKT has launched its new FL 695 tire, an agro-industrial product specifically designed for trailers in construction and farming transport applications. This radial tire is resistant and durable thanks to a strong casing with multi-ply steel layers providing protection against punctures, the company says. In addition, BKT says the tire is made of a compound

Yokohama OHT Releases New 29-In. Loader Radial Size Tire

Yokohama Off-Highway Tire introduced an 875/65R29 size of its rugged Yokohama RT41 L-4 radial for front-end loaders, adding the popular 29-in. size to its RT41 lineup. Bruce Besancon, vice president of marketing for Yokohama Off-Highway Tires, noted that the new size features the multi-layer belt package with Yokohama’s special, OTR belt wires that add durability,

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The Shift Toward Compact Equipment Will Affect OTR Dealers

Drive by any construction site today, and you’ll probably see tractors, loaders, skid steers – the mainstays that sites need to keep running. However, in recent years, those pieces of equipment have downsized, giving the market for compact construction, ag and lawn equipment a boost. Now, that’s not to say those large earthmovers are going

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Sorting Through Construction Tire Options

Take a moment at the start of this process to think about what the machine you are outfitting actually does all day long and how it moves as it accomplishes its tasks.

BKT: Tire Maintenance Saves You Money

In this video, BKT reviews ways to maintain tires to protect equipment and improve your customer’s bottom line from the BKT Growing Together Center. This video is sponsored by BKT.

GRI Introduces New Specialty Tires

GRI has introduced three new tires in the agricultural and construction tire segments.

Triangle TB576 OTR Radial Introduced for Mobile Cranes

Triangle Tire has introduced the TB576 (E-2) OTR radial for high-speed crane use.