Steve Howat, General Manager – Technical Services, Continental Tyres UK discusses the technology behind Continental’s premium tyres and their key benefits over budget alternatives during a technical Q&A.
As part of its ongoing commitment to improve safety, BOC, one of the largest suppliers of industrial gases and medical gases in the UK, is to fit Michelin’s Effitrailer telematics system to its entire bulk tractor and trailer fleet.
The free Bridgestone Retorque app has been developed after gathering information with all bus, truck and trailer original equipment manufacturers. The tyre manufacturer says the app will offer the correct torque settings on all vehicles, free of charge, at the swipe of a mobile phone or tablet.
A leading UK aggregates producer, Shire Aggregates expects to dump annual running costs of over £25,000 by fitting Michelin X Works tyres as original equipment across 12 new MAN 32-tonne 8×4 tipper trucks.