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2014-05-12 20:20:28

Donation will rebuild Waterloo Elementary School playground NASHVILLE, Tenn., May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Students at Waterloo Elementary school in Monroe, Mich., will now be able to build their much longed-for playground. Bridgestone Americas (Bridgestone) today announced the school is the winning site of its Fuel the Cause contest, receiving a $25,000 gift from the world's largest tire and rubber maker. More than 376,000 public votes were cast for Waterloo Elementary school...

2014-05-08 12:21:27

- Future tire pressure sensors read pressure, load and tread depth AUBURN HILLS, Mich., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The close collaboration between electronics and tire developers at Continental, the international automotive supplier, continues to be strong. This working partnership has enabled Continental to create tire pressure sensors that will be able to detect when a tire change is necessary due to insufficient tread depth. The tire tread provides the gripping action and...

2014-05-07 23:05:06

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Synthetic Rubber markets. Global market for Synthetic Rubber is projected to exceed 15 million metric tons by 2020, driven by strengthening automobile production, growing demand for tires in the OEM and replacement market, and rising popularity of high-performance rubber such as S-SBR and Nd-PBR due to stringent tire labeling regulations. San Jose, California (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn - Synthetic rubbers are...

2014-05-06 08:26:40

Combination is Market Leader in Recycled Rubber Products ST. LOUIS, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Accella Performance Materials, Inc. (rebranded from Dash Multi-Corp, Inc.) a leading manufacturer of polyurethanes, plastisols and recycled rubber products, has announced the acquisition of two related companies, RTH Processing, Inc. and RDT Manufacturing LLC (aka Ultimate) to form the new company Ultimate RB, Inc. Accella Performance Materials ("Accella") is a platform portfolio company...

2014-05-05 16:22:02

New $140 Million Plant Capable of Recycling 10 Million Tires Annually HOUSTON, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bringing modernized, climate friendly recycling technology to the United States, the world's largest tire recycling company officially opened their new state-of-the-art tire recycling facility in Houston, Texas. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140502/83364 Genan, a global leader in the extraction and production of rubber granulate (crumb rubber), rubber powder and...

2014-04-30 23:02:22

McLoughlin Jeep will offer customers a free tire rotation on the Yelp platform. Portland, OR (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 McLoughlin Jeep is fairly new to the Portland area, and in an effort to maintain a solid, two-way conversation between their customer base, the dealership is launching a Yelp check-in offer for the month of May. When a customer visits the Portland Jeep dealership, they will have the option to check in on the local review platform to receive one free tire rotation. “At...

2014-04-30 20:20:37

Tire maker will reinstate its sponsorship of the team ... but half of the playoff sponsor money will go to charity FULLERTON, Calif., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Looking to continue its support of the Los Angeles Clippers team and fans Yokohama Tire Corporation (YTC) and the Clippers have reached an agreement where YTC will immediately reinstate its sponsorship of the team, with half of the 2014 NBA playoff sponsorship funds being earmarked to a charity instead of the...

2014-04-30 12:21:57

Nissan of Auburn offers Tire Price Assurance program AUBURN, Wash., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Driving a car with bald or low-tread tires on it is downright dangerous. Yet with the high cost of tires, so many people put themselves and their passengers at risk every day. Even if the tires aren't dangerous, consumers aren't getting the full performance out of their vehicles with these low quality tires. One Seattle-area dealership is hoping to alleviate consumer concerns...

2014-04-30 08:21:11

DUBLIN, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dublin - Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/bqr8wk/growth) has announced the addition of the "Growth Opportunity in Global Aerospace Tire Industry 2013-2020: Trends, Forecast and Opportunity Analysis" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/bqr8wk/growth ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) "New Insights in the International Aerospace Tire...

2014-04-29 16:20:44

DUBLIN, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4992k3/global_premium) have announced the addition of the "Global Premium Tires Market 2014-2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4992k3/global_premium ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Tires are an integral component of vehicles and are manufactured using raw materials such as natural rubber,...


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