Denray Tire will join Michelin Retread Technologies as a franchisee manufacturing commercial truck retreads servicing Manitoba and Saskatchewan, Canada.
In this episode of “What’s Treading with Tire Review,” we dig into retread manufacturing and explore the technology that goes into making retreads today, how it’s changed over time and what to expect in the future.
Galgo and the Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. have partnered in an effort to increase productivity, meet customer needs and provide cost savings, by collaborating to align product warranties on new tires.
Many dealers consider retreads a viable option only for drive and trailer axles, but today, experts recognize the steer axle as also a safe and dependable choice in specific applications.
Many retread tire manufacturers still cite long-standing quality and safety misconceptions as the retread industry’s biggest hurdle, but recent advancements in manufacturing technology are helping tire dealers and fleet managers understand the benefits of retreads, specifically in the commercial trucking sector.
Bridgestone Americas, Inc. has launched a new, industry-wide campaign focused on educating small-to-medium sized fleets on the advantages of retreads.
See TRIB Managing Director David Stevens has to say about the state of retreading today and what to expect in the future.
Marangoni SPA and Borrachas Vipal SA have formed a partnership aimed at increasing both companies’ synergies and productivity.
Bridgestone Americas has launched a new Bandag BDM3 retread for refuse applications.
To get better returns, you have to get more retreads from the casing. In order to that, put your detective hat on and take a closer look at the causes of casing failure.
Based on research in the “Retread Tires in the U.S. and Canada” report, this infographic details some of the important benefits of retreading.
There’s price competition from low-quality imported tires, increasing regulatory threats from government agencies and uncertainty about raw materials costs. But there’s still cautious optimism in the retread industry.