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A Conversation between RTA Past and Present Directors

A look into former RTA Managing Director Harvey Brodsky’s life, the retread industry, RTA’s thoughts on where we are now, and how much we have to look forward to.

Suppliers React to Claims Made About Chinese Truck Tires

Recently, former TIA president Peggy Fisher, who is well-known and respected throughout the trucking industry, wrote an article that was, well, a little disparaging and generalized about China-made radial truck tires sold in the U.S. I have every confidence that you’ll either know about it already, or can find it. Twice within the last week,

RTA Awards Gus Lima the Treadsky Award

The Retread Tire Association has awarded Gus Lima of the RTA Member Latin Expo Group the RTA Choice Award, also known as the Treadsky Award. Rob Czukor of the RTA Member Tire Recycling Consultants voted to give Lima the award for sponsoring retread tire expos that promote the industry. Lima will be presented with the award

RTA Adds Members

The Retread Tire Association recently welcomed several new members. Joining the organization are Exxon Mobil Chemical Co. of Bayton, Texas, International Tire Repair Solutions of Montreal and Quality Truck Treads of Claxton, Ga. Other new RTA members also joined the association recently, but wished to remain anonymous, the association said. “We continue to be very