Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) Archive
A new retrofit Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) for commercial vehicles that monitors tyre pressures and temperatures has been launched on the market. One third of fuel consumption in a loaded HGV is used to overcome rolling resistance of the tyres and this increases further if tyres are under-inflated.
Schrader, the Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) specialists held a conference for its European distributors, at its state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Antrim last week.
Responding to fleets’ constant battle to maximize performance while minimizing costs, Bridgestone has developed Total Tyre Care – a flexible range of complementary truck tyre programmes designed to provide fleet customers with complete peace of mind.
Following more than six billion kilometres of testing involving 50,000 tyres over seven years, Michelin is taking the first steps to combine the introduction of a Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) and Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) chips in tyres for large commercial vehicle fleets.