John Ruddy and Mark Turner will be involved in developing the European OTR sales division.
ZC Rubber says it is China’s first tire company to start recycling, reusing and repurposing. The company began its tire recycling journey in 2005 when it first built its recycling technology and service center to carry out rubber recycling and reuse. In 2009, ZC Rubber formally established Zhongce Recycling Technology. For years, ZC Rubber says
Zhongce Rubber Group has appointed Martin Winter as technical director, tire development, EMEA & Americas, at ZC Rubber Europe Technical Center in Hanover, Germany. Winter will work with Martin Wells, vice president of ZC-Technical Center and Global OE, and Jörn Tietjens, key account manager, OE, to support ZC Rubber’s OE project development and compliance with
ZC Rubber launched its new Westlake and Goodride flagship ultra-high-performance passenger car tires for the European market at Tire Cologne 2022. The Westlake ZuperAce Z-007 and Goodride Solmax 1 deliver enhanced quietness, grip, and handling performance due to an all-around tire structure upgrade with core technologies from ZC Rubber, the company says. ZC Rubber said
ZC Rubber recently introduced two new lawn and garden tires in seven sizes to its Arisun brand: TF01 and TF11, which provide improved grip on undulating and flat lawns. Arisun says the TF01 has a non-directional pattern design so the turf-friendly tread will optimize grip with minimal wear. TF11 features “S” pattern to deliver traction
ZC Rubber’s Arisun AT552 and Westlake AZ599 have been verified by the U.S EPA’s SmartWay program as low rolling resistance tires that deliver fuel savings and environmental benefits for fleet customers. ZC Rubber says both tires were developed specifically for the North American market. The Arisun AT552 is a trailer tire designed for intermodal chassis.
Zhongce Rubber Group (Zhongce) has acquired Tianjin United Tire & Rubber International Company, (TUTRIC) which manufactures the Tianli tire brand and is based in Tianjin, China. Zhongce Rubber (Tianjin), as a newly established wholly-owned subsidiary of Zhongce, will take responsibility for the day-to-day business operations at the Tianjin factory. Zhongce says it can now offer
ZC Rubber named Martin Wells as its new vice president global OE and Jörn Tietjens as key account manager OE and automotive engineer, both at the new Europe Technical Center.
This is the first step by MTPL in building its distribution network in North America.
The 360-degree VR experience will allow users to experience each virtual tire up close.
Shen Jinrong, chairman of ZC Rubber Group, shared ZC Rubber’s plans for the next five years.
Following the Chinese domestic market launch, ZC Rubber says it will launch the Flagship Series passenger car tire lineup globally in the coming year.