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Off the road tiress market will register a 4 percent CAGR through 2023

12/12/2018 - Lewes, DE - OTR Tires market will register a 4.0% CAGR in terms of revenue, reach US$ 15100 million by 2023, from US$ 11900 million in 2017. OTR Tires (Off-the-road tires) are utilized for large-scale machinery at construction and mining and other sites with no roads. These tires mainly made with premium casings and durable compounds. Off-the-road tires offer substantial support for machinery used at various civil engineering sites, including ultra-large dump trucks, earth and gravel at mining and dam construction sites, bulldozers for earth removal and graders for road construction and snow removal. The production and sales volume of OTR tires is directly affected by downstream industries and global economy. Over the past six years, the market of construction and mining equipment has experienced fast growth and decline, as well as ...
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Tire Discounters supports Ohio’s new legislation to prohibit use of unsafe used tires

12/12/2018 - Columbus, OH - Tire Discounters has released a statement to support Ohio’s new law to prohibit use of unsafe used tires. “This consumer protection bill is long overdue. It will prevent countless injuries and fatalities caused by unsafe tires.” says Jamie Ward, Tire Discounters President. “Every Tire Discounters associate is trained on tire safety because our customers trust us to keep them safe. We’re installing customer education in our stores so that customers can see the difference in stopping distance as tire tread is worn down.” says Crissy Niese, Chief Customer Officer, SVP. she adds, “It’s shocking to see the difference between 2/32” and 5/32” tread depth. It’s easy to see how unsafe tires can lead to accidents.” To ensure customer vehicles are safe to drive, Tire Discounters measures the tread depth for every customer at no ...
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Trinseo's president Christopher Pappas announces his retirement

12/12/2018 - Berwyn, PA - Trinseo announced that Christopher D. Pappas, President and Chief Executive Officer, has announced his plans to retire in 2019. Trinseo’s Board of Directors engages in ongoing succession planning and intends to name a successor soon. Pappas plans to help support a smooth and seamless transition to the company’s next chief executive officer. Pappas said, “I am extremely proud of all that we have accomplished at Trinseo in the last eight years – from the Company’s formation in 2010 via spin-off from Dow Chemical, through its ownership by private equity with Bain Capital Partners, to an initial public offering and listing on the NYSE in 2014, followed by further expansion through acquisition and market-driven growth. The Company has incredibly talented people, a strong financial position, and an agile, values-based culture...
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Sri Lankan Elastomeric is now using EnviroCB in regular tire production

12/12/2018 - Gothenburg, Sweden - Elastomeric, a subsidiary of the Hexpol Group, has started using Enviro’s recovered carbon black, EnviroCB, for its production of environmentally friendly compounds. The company placed multiple orders for the material and is currently also exploring options for expanding its use to a wider range of components. Elastomeric, with manufacturing facilities in Sri Lanka, is a global polymer producer with approximately 1,000 employees, which primarily produces compounds for material handling equipment industry. “It’s positive that an international actor has now decided to come forward in the market regarding its implementation of our recovered carbon black. Given the industry’s attitude towards sustainable materials, we are convinced that more will follow,” predicts Thomas Sörensson, CEO of Enviro....
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Davis-Standard’s Pawcatuck facility becomes ISO 9001:2015 certified

12/12/2018 - Pawcatuck, CT – In an ongoing effort to strengthen efficiencies and customer satisfaction, Davis-Standard’s Pawcatuck, CT, facility recently became ISO 9001:2015 certified. The certification validates Davis-Standard’s processes across the board, internally and externally, and serves as a benchmark for the company’s commitment to operational quality and process improvement. “ISO requires the implementation of a demonstrated quality management system, promoting a holistic approach to evaluating your operation,” said Mike Newhall, Davis-Standard’s vice president of operations. “It has driven corrective action where we’ve needed it, and has made every aspect of our business better. This encompasses everything from how we on-board employees and review customer specifications to our engineering and manufacturing practices. There is no stone le...
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Latex caulk market size to reach $25.5 billion by 2022

12/12/2018 - San Jose, CA - The latex caulk market is expected to exhibit steady growth during the forecast period, according to Credence Research. First, this research report presents a basic outline of the latex caulk industry, covering boundaries, purposes, classifications and market chain structure. The growth policies and strategies are presented, as well as manufacturing processes and cost structures. Notable players operating in the global latex caulk market include 3M Company, Chemence, The Dow Chemical Company, Franklin International, Sherwin Williams, Bostik, Hodgson Sealants, American Sealants Inc., Sashco, Inc. and DAP Products....
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Off the road tiress market will register a 4 percent CAGR through 2023

12/11/2018 - Lewes, DE - OTR Tires market will register a 4.0% CAGR in terms of revenue, reach US$ 15100 million by 2023, from US$ 11900 million in 2017. OTR Tires (Off-the-road tires) are utilized for large-scale machinery at construction and mining and other sites with no roads. These tires mainly made with premium casings and durable compounds. Off-the-road tires offer substantial support for machinery used at various civil engineering sites, including ultra-large dump trucks, earth and gravel at mining and dam construction sites, bulldozers for earth removal and graders for road construction and snow removal. The production and sales volume of OTR tires is directly affected by downstream industries and global economy. Over the past six years, the market of construction and mining equipment has experienced fast growth and decline, as well as ... (read more)

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