tires


New retread tire from Oliver

Oliver Rubber has launched Vantage Trailer II, an EPA Smartway verified trailer position precure retread for long-haul, over the road applications. It is designed for single axle and tandem axle assemblies, the company says. “The Vantage ...

Yokohama picks Mississippi site to make truck tires

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April 29, 2013

Yokohama Rubber Co. Ltd. (YRC) has picked West Point, Miss. as the site for a proposed $300 million truck and bus tire plant the company plans to build over the next two years. The plan got the okay from the Mississippi state legislature Friday, who approved a $130-million incentive package in a special session. Lawmakers approved a total bond package of $130 million, according to The Clarion Ledger. The package ...