Global OTR tire library announced it is extending its online shelves

The Global OTR Library announced it is extending its online shelves and adding Wheels & Rims 18 months into its content.

The OTR Library present 48 premium, tier 2, 3, and 4 tire brands recent technical data books on its web platform. They include the traditional market leaders Bridgestone, Goodyear and Michelin but also upcoming challengers such as BKT, Luan and Magna.

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Continental expands its online dealer portal ContiOnlineContact for OTR and agricultural tires

Hanover, January 18, 2021. Continental expands the digital online dealer portal ContiOnlineContact. The portal now lists the entire Off-The-Road (OTR) and agricultural tire portfolio. This enables dealers and customers from the agricultural, industrial, earthmoving, port and airport sectors, among others, to order tires flexibly and on demand. With the expansion of the dealer portal to include OTR and agricultural tires, service performance will be continuously improved and tire ordering will be catering to the individual needs of the customers. The new products are available both as ad-hoc orders with delivery directly from the regional warehouses and as direct shipments from the factories. 

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TRAC Announces Changes to the Board of Directors

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Cambridge, Ontario; November 26, 2020— The Tire and Rubber Association of Canada (TRAC) today announces a new board member and a new board chair, following the resignation of Tony Mougios of Michelin North America (Canada) Inc. Dr. Antoine Sautenet of Michelin was elected as a Director to complete Mr. Mougios unexpired term and elected 2nd Vice-Chair of the Board. Maureen Kline of Pirelli moves into the role as Chair of the Board, Paul Downey of Pliteq becomes 1st Vice Chair and Matt Livigni of Continental Tire remains as Treasurer.

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LeddarTech Announces a Collaborative Agreement with Flex

LeddarTech is pleased to announce a collaborative project agreement with Flex for the development of a LiDAR evaluation kit and related service offering for design, development, and manufacturing of automotive LiDAR sensors. Flex is a global manufacturing, supply chain, and technology company.

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AirBoss Announces US$22.0 Million in Awards Across ADG’s Survivability Portfolio

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NEWMARKET, Ontario, Oct. 05, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — AirBoss of America Corp. (TSX: BOS) (the “Company” or “AirBoss”) today announced that AirBoss Defense Group (“ADG”) has recently been awarded an additional US$22.0 million in contracts across its survivability portfolio for multiple parties in North America and internationally.

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Bridgestone Americas Executive VP to Retire

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Bridgestone Americas’s Christine Karbowiak has announced that she will retire after more than 28 years of service.

She will remain in her current roles as executive vice president, executive officer, G-chief sustainability officer and member of the global executive committee of Bridgestone Corporation, and executive vice president, chief administrative officer and member of the executive committee of Bridgestone Americas, until the end of 2020.

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Advanced Tires Market Projected To Hit $1,349.7 Mn By 2030 | Analysis, Sales Revenue, Key players & Future Investment

PORTLAND , OREGON, UNITED STATES, September 24, 2020 / EINPresswire.com / — According to the report published by Allied Market Research, the global advanced tires market for advanced tires is expected to reach USD 1.34 billion by 2030.

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Michelin’s Maestro platform to orchestrate fleet service efficiency

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GREENVILLE, S.C. — Michelin North America Inc. has introduced a digital cloud-based platform, called Maestro, to help with service planning and scheduling for commercial fleets.

“Fleets frequently struggle with efficient ways to optimize planning and schedule service work to maximize uptime for their vehicles,” Ralph Dimenna, global director of Michelin Services and Solutions, said.

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Michelin is demonstrating resilience through an unprecedented crisis

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124,000 125,400 1 Free cash flow: net cash from operating activities less net cash used in investing activities, adjusted for net cash flows relating to other financial assets, before distributions. 2 At period-end. Covid-19: impact of the health crisis on the Group’s financial position at June 30, 2020 Review of the information released by the Group during the first six months of the year On February 10, 2020, the Group issued its guidance for 2020 excluding any impacts from a systemic crisis caused by Covid-19. On March 18, 2020 at 6:10 pm CET, the Michelin Group …

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Bridgestone and ETB pioneer MOBOX, a Monthly Subscription For Premium Tyres

Bridgestone and ETB Autocentres have announced the launch of an all-inclusive monthly tyre subscription service called MOBOX, which promises to create convenience and an added peace of mind for motorists everywhere.

A MOBOX subscription offers new tyres, full warranty and other premium vehicle-related services – all from as little as £7 per month –  and is available initially in five pilot stores prior to rolling out across all thirty-one network centres.

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