Tire Technology Expo – opens next week!

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Tire Technology Expo returns for a third visit to the city of Hannover, Germany, next week (February 20-22, 2018). With under a week to go, now is the time to register for your free pass, if you haven’t already!

The exhibition will be even bigger than in 2017, with 280+ exhibitors presenting the latest technology for tire research, development and manufacturing.

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Smithers Rapra expert to speak at Tire Technology Expo 2018

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AKRON — Bruce Lambillotte, vice president of technical consulting at Smithers Rapra, will deliver a presentation on the present and future landscape of lightweighting in truck tires at the Tire Technology Expo 2018 in Hanover, Germany, Feb. 20-22.

Read the source article at Rubber and Plastics News

Chris Monroe to be honored at NCTDA conference

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RALEIGH, N.C. — Chris Monroe of Monroe Tire & Service in Shelby, N.C., will be honored as the Dealer of the Year at the upcoming North Carolina Tire Dealer Association (NCTDA) industry awards night.

The event will be held March 2 at the Raleigh City Center Marriott & Convention Center located in Raleigh, part of the two-day NCTDA Expo/Trade Show.

Mr. Monroe recently served as a member as the Tire Industry Association’s (TIA) board of directors.

Read the source article at Tire Business

Marvin Bozarth to Retire from TIA at the 2018 OTR Conference in Florida

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(Bowie, MD – 1/4/2018) – The Tire Industry Association (TIA), a leader in tire safety, announced today that Senior Technical Consultant Marvin Bozarth, will officially retire at the upcoming 2018 Off-the-Road (OTR) Tire Conference. Mr. Bozarth has been with TIA since 1990 and has served as the Executive Director of the American Retreaders Association (ARA) and International Tire and Rubber Association (ITRA) from 1991-2002.

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Tire Industry Association releases 63rd OTR Conference line-up

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The Tire Industry Association (TIA) has released the official session lineup for the 63rd Annual Off-the-Road (OTR) Conference. The conference and sessions will be at the Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida from February 21– 24, 2018.

Each session will address key industry and political topics that are important for all attendees. All sessions will be led by industry professionals and/or TIA staff.

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Nokian Heavy Tyres at Agritechnica 2017: Unstoppable Endurance – trusted quality meets visionary innovation

Nokian Heavy Tyres at Agritechnica 2017: Nokian Heavy Tyres , Nokia, Finland, November 9, 2017 – Both trusted quality and new innovations are needed to enable modern, profitable farming in the changing world. This has inspired the leading tyre brand Nokian Tyres to present a range of tyres more comprehensive than ever in Agritechnica 2017 trade fair . The modern agriculture requires work to be done quickly, safely and economically.

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Hankook Tire to highlight Laufenn Brand at SEMA 2017

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Hankook Tire announced that the company’s Laufenn brand showcases at 2017 SEMA Show for the third consecutive year during October 31st and November 3rd at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The Laufenn brand offers consumers seeking value, quality and style a wide range of quality products to meet a variety of driving conditions. The brand represents both a symbolic and tangible proof point for Hankook Tire’s vision to growth in the global automotive market.

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Greenball Rolling into SEMA with All-New Tire Models

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Greenball Corporation is returning to SEMA this year with a newly expanded line of tires and wheels for a wide range of vehicles, from light trucks, specialty trailer tires, ATVs, UTVs and more. According to the company, Greenball’s light truck brands are both expanding their size offerings for select models. On display at the Greenball booth will be two new sizes of Kanati’s Mud Hog M/T tire, with five more sizes coming soon.

Read the source article at Tire Review

Vehicle technology will be hot topic at Sema, Aapex

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LAS VEGAS — Dealing with changing vehicle technology will be a recurring theme this year at the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show and Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX), which run concurrently the week of Oct.

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Continental’s Andreas Gerstenberger Tells Hose Conference Attendees To View Global Changes As Opportunities

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Speaking to a group of industry executives at the 2017 Annual Hose Conference, Andreas Gerstenberger, Continental’s executive vice president of industrial fluid solutions, said there are megatrends developing in the automotive and industrial hose businesses and those developments are not threats but opportunities.

Read the source article at Aftermarket News