Bridgestone Targets Truck Tire Fuel Efficiency
Bridgestone Americas Inc. has joined the Cummins-Peterbilt SuperTruck II team with the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and will create prototype truck tires with the goal of reducing the environmental impact of the nation's 3.5 million Class 8 trucks on the road.
BKT Offers Bhuj Plant Update
Last December, Balkrishna Industries Ltd. (BKT) held grand opening ceremonies for its new off-highway tire plant in Bhuj, India. Modern Tire Dealer’s Editor Bob Ulrich was there and reported on the event in our January issue, along with several online reports.
Titan Appoints Chief Financial Officer
The board of directors of Titan International Inc. has approved the transition of James Froisland from his position as interim chief financial officer to chief financial officer.