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TRIB Managing Director to be Featured Speaker at Latin American & Caribbean Tyre Expo

TRIB Managing Director to be Featured Speaker at Latin American & Caribbean Tyre Expo

Posted On 12 July 2016

The Tire Retread & Repair Information Bureau (TRIB) announced that its Managing Director, David Stevens, will be a featured speaker for the fifth year in a row at the Latin American & Car...

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Over 1000 British jobs could be lost if Environment Agency proposals are implemented, says TRA

Over 1000 British jobs could be lost if Environment Agency proposals are implemented, says TRA

Posted On 15 March 2016

The Tyre Recovery Association (TRA) has raised grave concerns that over 1000 jobs will be lost if the Environment Agency’s (EA) proposed new fire prevention guidelines are implemented in full.

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2,500 UK Tyre Jobs Threatened By Same ‘Dumping’ Practices Which Devastated British Steel Industry

2,500 UK Tyre Jobs Threatened By Same ‘Dumping’ Practices Which Devastated British Steel Industry

Posted On 20 January 2016

Without immediate intervention, the future of 2,500 employees across the UK’s tyre industry is under threat.

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RMA EU Report  - A circular economy in practise

RMA EU Report - A circular economy in practise

Posted On 02 September 2015

In 2014 the European Commission produced a report titled ‘Towards a circular economy: A zero waste programme for Europe’. In this report the Commission defines and describes the importance of...

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Labels to show how retreaded tyres stack up against new tyres

Labels to show how retreaded tyres stack up against new tyres

Posted On 06 July 2015

An EU-funded project has provided the data needed for labels that would classify the environmental impact and safety of retreaded truck tyres – an environmentally-friendly, cost-effective alter...

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Vacu-Lug continues to enhance its production facilities with the latest technology

Vacu-Lug continues to enhance its production facilities with the latest technology

Posted On 05 June 2015

Vacu-Lug is continuing to invest heavily in the latest technologies and processes this year with a number of enhancements underway throughout its production facilities.

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H+H Celcon boosts tyre hours with the Magna MR800 from Vacu-Lug

H+H Celcon boosts tyre hours with the Magna MR800 from Vacu-Lug

Posted On 05 June 2015

H&H Celcon, the UK’s largest manufacturer of Aircrete blocks, reports significant savings and improved performance for its forklift fleet, since switching to Magna all-steel radial tyres.

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UK retread market up in 2013

UK retread market up in 2013

Posted On 22 November 2014

The Retread Manufacturers Association has announced an increase in production for RMA members for all sectors during 2013.

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New repair standard arrives

New repair standard arrives

Posted On 22 November 2014

After much discussion, the new British Standard covering repairs to tyres for motor vehicles used on the public highway has now arrived.

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