Scottish Borders Council is readying itself for the winter with a move to fitting Michelin’s specialist XDW Ice Grip tyres across its fleet of gritters – after trial sets proved their worth during the Beast from the East.
Industrial Tyre Specialists has made generous donations to the Peter McVerry Trust and the Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) respectively.
The students of an enterprising girls’ national school in Co. Louth who tackled the use of mobile phones by their parents in cars have been awarded the Road Safety Authority (RSA) ‘Gertie Shields Supreme Award’ in road safety for 2018.
AJ Long Brothers is celebrating its long association with the Lassa brand, by expanding its key dealer network in the Republic of Ireland, and by offering an increasing level of support to its existing and valued dealer network.
Further to the NTDA’s announcement on December 5, that it is taking action against a number of UK tyre retailers who are falsely claiming to be members of the Association, it’s Chief Executive, Stefan Hay has issued the following statement:
Starting in 2019, premium tyre maker Hankook will be entering a long-term partnership with Renault Sport Racing for the “Formula Renault Eurocup” racing series.
Technology company and manufacturer of premium tyres, Continental has officially opened its research laboratory named “Taraxagum Lab Anklam” in Anklam, Germany.
International tyre manufacturer, Falken Tyre Europe is the official sponsor of the 26th IHF Men’s Handball World Championship in Germany and Denmark.
Continental is further enhancing its support services to strengthen its partnership with ContiTread cold retread shops. John Cox, Global Head of Technical Services Retread, is heading the further development of the ContiTread support services landscape.
A set of 23.5R25 Magna MA08 tyres – available in Ireland from Kevin Burke Tyres – are putting in an impressive performance at a waste recovery centre in the Netherlands.
Go-Ahead, one of the UK’s largest passenger transport groups, has extended its 21-year relationship with Michelin thanks, in part, to the manufacturer’s continuing development of sustainable products.