TIA Stresses Safety, Spotlights RIST Procedure with Service Demo
Industry vet Matt White showed the step by step process for performing the RIST procedure safely.
Continental Introduces New Compound for RDT-Master for Rigid Dump Trucks
Continental is further extending its tire portfolio for the earthmoving industry with the launch of a new compound for its RDT-Master for use on rigid dump trucks.
Continental Appoints New Earthmoving Product Line Manager
Continental has appointed Reinhard Klant as the new earthmoving product line manager for Commercial Specialty Tires (CST).
TIA Developing New OTR Tire and Wheel Weight Chart
The Tire Industry Association (TIA) is developing an Earthmover Tire and Wheel Weight Chart that will be released in the first quarter of 2019.
AME International Partners with TIA to Offer Earthmover Tire Training
AME International is partnering with the Tire Industry Association to offer an earthmover tire hands-on training opportunity in Florida in January.
Two New Sizes for Conti Earthmover Tires
Continental is rounding out its earthmover line with two new sizes of ME-Master E4/L4 tires.
Titan Showcasing New Earthmoving Tires at CONEXPO-CON/AGG
Titan International’s expanded STL2+ line will be on display at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017. The dual-purpose E-3/L-3 tread can be selected with either cut-resistant or wear-resistant compounding, Titan said. The tied-in, bar lug design is open and non-directional for self-cleaning, and tread depth provides traction and long life in rocky conditions. “What really sets this tire apart
TIA Offering Advanced Hands-on Earthmover, Farm Tire Training
Tire Industry Association is now offering Advanced Hands-On Training for technicians in the earthmover and farm tire service industries. Designed to provide additional education for those that have completed the TIA Basic ETS and Basic FTS courses, students will receive comprehensive hands-on training using a service truck and hydraulic tools. “Nothing replaces hands-on instruction in
Mitas Adds New Rigid Dump Truck Tire
Mitas is expanding its earthmover portfolio with a new tire for rigid dump trucks – the ERD-45 in size 18.00R33. “Mitas is significantly extending its product range in the segment of earthmover tires and ERD-45 is one of the highlights,” said Andrew Mabin, Mitas’ sales and marketing director. “During 2016 we will introduce four new
Michelin Unearths Earthmover Management System
Michelin North America has introduced a new generation of earthmover management system – the MEMS Evolution3. The MEMS Evolution3 features the latest TPMS sensor and improved system software that helps mine operators to increase safety, extend tire life, increase utilization time, reduce costs and increase mine productivity, Michelin said. “Equipment worth millions of dollars that