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News Automotive Transportation General
September 19, 2019  

Goodyear ordered to pay US$6.7M for death from exploding tire

Garbage truck driver killed when a tire he was inflating exploded.

Feature Automotive Manufacturing General Technology
December 19, 2018  

Tires in space: Goodyear to conduct silica testing in orbit

Tire maker is harnessing microgravity conditions on the International Space Station.

News General
July 12, 2018  

Michelin agrees to buy Quebec off-road tire maker Camso for $1.91B

Camso, based in Magog, Que., produces rubber tracks for farm equipment and snowmobiles.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
March 21, 2018  

Judge dismisses residents’ court challenge of NS tire burning project

Lafarge plans to burn about 20 tonnes of tires a day in place of fossil fuels such as coal.

News Manufacturing General
November 28, 2017  

Lafarge says new emissions systems in place for NS tire burning project

New monitoring system equipment measures plant emissions every 10 seconds.

News Manufacturing General
July 17, 2017  

NS proposal reignites debate over burning versus recycling tires

Lafarge Canada to use scrap tires for fuel in its Brookfield cement plant.

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation General Technology
July 12, 2017  

Are these tire concepts the future of mobility? [VIDEO]

Insane tire technologies compiled by Futurism that could alter how people get around.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
June 6, 2017  

Chinese tire company plans to build $1B plant in South Carolina

Wanli Tire, a subsidiary of Vanlead Group owned by the Chinese government to employ 1,200.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
May 3, 2017  

Finnish tiremaker Nokian to build $360M plant in Tennessee

Decision was dependent on recent passage of a bill that included tax cuts for manufacturers

News Automotive Government Manufacturing General
February 29, 2016  

Bridgestone investing $300M Joliette, Que. tire plant

Expansion will increase capacity by 3,000 SUV and light truck tires per day.

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation General
December 3, 2015  

Peterbilt recalls 2,000+ semis too fast for their tires

Tractors from 2009 to 2016 go faster than 75 mph, tires max at 65 mph

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation General Production
October 28, 2015  

NTSB calls for mandatory tire registration

Agency says recall system for faulty tires ‘broken.’

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations General
February 25, 2015  

Goodyear paying $16M to settle bribery issue

Accused of persistent pay-offs in Kenya, Angola; tire maker neither admits nor denies the allegations.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
September 22, 2014  

Michelin to purchase municipal airport land next to NS factory

Company says land deal gives it the flexibility to expand its plant in Waterville.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production Technology
February 14, 2014  

Bridgestone to pay $425M fine in price fixing conspiracy

Company is charged with allocating sales, rigging bids and raising prices of anti-vibration rubber parts sold to car makers.