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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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Vacu-Lug introduces three new tyres to its heavy commercial vehicle range

Vacu-Lug introduces three new tyres to its heavy commercial vehicle range

Posted On 12 July 2016

Vacu-Lug Traction Tyres, the Grantham-based commercial tyre retreading specialist and new tyre importer has introduced three new retread tyres for the heavier end of the commercial vehicle transp...

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Vacu-Lug returns to The CV Show with a selection of premium tyres

Vacu-Lug returns to The CV Show with a selection of premium tyres

Posted On 12 July 2016

Vacu-Lug, the Grantham-based commercial tyre retreading specialist and fleet management solutions provider, introduced a number of new ‘retread’ tyres at this year’s CV Show and reports a ...

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Jon Hodgkinson celebrates 25 years at Vacu-Lug

Jon Hodgkinson celebrates 25 years at Vacu-Lug

Posted On 18 January 2016

September saw Vacu-Lug celebrate another long-term employee, as Jon Hodgkinson reached his quarter of a century milestone with the company. As a team member of the Initial Inspection department, ...

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'Dumping' of cheap tyres devastating retread tyre industry and the environment, says RMA

'Dumping' of cheap tyres devastating retread tyre industry and the environment, says RMA

Posted On 09 November 2015

Last week, key representatives from the Retread Manufacturers Association (RMA) and the tyre industry met with ministers at the Department for Business to press for urgent measures to address the...

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Vacu-Lug rolls out new Westlake tyre range

Vacu-Lug rolls out new Westlake tyre range

Posted On 26 August 2015

The new Westlake truck and bus tyre range was first introduced by Westlake Tyres at the IAA Show in Hannover, October 2014. Now, Vacu-Lug, the sole UK distributor for all Westlake truck and bus r...

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KDE2L/K221 – a KRAIBURG classic now also available in

KDE2L/K221 – a KRAIBURG classic now also available in "light"!

Posted On 05 August 2015

In response to the demand from their customers, KRAIBURG have decided to bring out a light version of the "classic" K54/KDE2.

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RMA welcomes European Commission support for retreaded tyre labelling

RMA welcomes European Commission support for retreaded tyre labelling

Posted On 14 July 2015

Retread Manufacturers Association (RMA) members Bandvulc and Kraiburg, together with 13 other partners from across Europe, have developed a method to classify retreaded truck tyres into standard ...

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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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K 700 to join the KRAIBURG K_tech range from January 2015

K 700 to join the KRAIBURG K_tech range from January 2015

Posted On 03 March 2015

We extended the K 700 range to include the widths 270mm and 280mm therefore the K 700 will be placed in the K_tech product line from calendar week 5 onwards.

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