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The making of flat precure treads

Continental takes you on a tour of our ContiLifeCycle retread rubber plant.


Retread Plant Tour

This video features a tour of a modern retread plant detailing the retread process from start to finish. Video Rating: 4 / 5 Some recent retread auctions on eBay:


ESOP plan becomes success at New Age Industries – RetreadLife.com

SOUTHAMPTON, Pa.—NewAge Industries Inc. Rubber News – RSS News Feed


Goodyear moves Winterton to a global position – RetreadLife.com

The executive changes in Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.’s consumer tire business continues. Modern Tire Dealer – Suppliers – News


Clean sweep for Avon racing tires at the 500cc Classic TT – RetreadLife.com

The bikes may be from the last century, but there’s nothing dated about the recent performances from Avon-shod riders at the 2014 Bennetts 500 Classic TT, held on the Isle of Man. Modern Tire Dealer – News


Cooper offers consumers Fall Reward Event – RetreadLife.com

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. announced that consumers can take advantage of everything the fall season has to offer by getting up to $ 70 back during Cooper Tire’s Fall Reward Event through Oct. 31, 2014. Modern Tire Dealer – News


BendPak breaks ground on Calif. warehouse – RetreadLife.com

SANTA PAULA, Calif. — BendPak Inc. recently broke ground on 67,000-sq.-ft. multi-purpose warehouse and shipping center it is… Tire Business – RSS News Feed


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Mickey Thompson adds to Street Comp line – RetreadLife.com

Max-Trac Tire Co., Inc., dba Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels, now has available the ultra-high performance Street Comp tire in three new sizes for muscle car, tuner and European sport sedan applications. Modern Tire Dealer – Suppliers – News


NR producer Halcyon Agri acquires NR distributor NCE – RetreadLife.com

SINGAPORE—Halcyon Agri Corp. Ltd., a Singapore-based natural rubber processing and merchandising firm, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding to acquire NR distributor New Continent Enterprises (Private) Ltd. for approximately $ 30 million. Rubber News – RSS News Feed


Tyrexpo Asia 2015 to offer new features – RetreadLife.com

Tyrexpo Asia 2015, the 10th show in this series, is once again looking to break records in terms of number of exhibitors. The show, which is staged in Singapore, will introduce several new features for visitors including a larger floor plan for additional booths. Modern Tire Dealer – Suppliers – News


Goodyear changes leadership in N.A. consumer business – RetreadLife.com

AKRON—Goodyear has made two changes within its leadership of its North America consumer business, effective Sept. 1. Rubber News – RSS News Feed


According to the Tire Retread & Repair Information Bureau, retreaded truck tires represent a savings of over $3 billion dollars annually for truckers and trucking companies in North America. For most fleets, tires represent the second largest item in their operating budget, right after labor and fuel costs.