Continuation of Underground Mining and Agricultural Tyre production at the Port Elizabeth Plant

Underground Mining Tyre & Agricultural Tyre operations at the Port Elizabeth plant to discontinue 189(A) process initiated with approximately 170 affected employees Continentals Passenger Light Truck (PLT) production will continue Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA) has announced the discontinuation of the production of underground mining & agricultural tyres in South Africa. ┬áThis decision affects approximately […]

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Bridgestone opens second mining solution centre in Australia

Bridgestone Corporation Australian subsidiary Bridgestone Mining Solutions Australia Pty. Ltd. (BMSA), which sells and provides services pertaining to tyres for mining vehicles and conveyor belts, has established the Hunter Valley Mining Solution Centre (HMSC) as a new mining solution centre on April 10, 2019 in New South Wales, Australia. The new centre is a larger […]

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Accidental Damage Guarantee To Accompany Michelin’s New XWorks Tyre

[caption id="attachment_913" align="alignright" width="330"]XWorks3New 315/80 R22.5 reinforced casing X@ WorksTM XZY – XDY[/caption]Such is the confidence placed in Michelin’s new XWorks tyre, that Michelin Tyres SA is offering an Accidental Damage Guarantee covering the first six months’ use, from date of purchase. This will apply to any Michelin XWorks tyre purchased from January 1 to December 31, 2013.

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Nitrogen inflation to become mandatory in Anglo American Group

opencastThe Anglo American mining group has ruled for nitrogen inflation to become mandatory throughout its global operations, including South Africa. This is in response to the recent spate of fatalities resulting from tyre explosions on South African mines which has led to the mining sector switching its focus firmly to safety and accident prevention.

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NITRALIFE Mobile Nitrogen Plant

NITRALIFE Mobile Nitrogen Plant for on-site tyre pressure maintenance is launched

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To meet marketplace demand Nitralife has designed and developed two different sized trailer-mounted mobile Nitrogen plants for large sites and for tyre maintenance on different sites. The one pictured is the smaller single-axle unit while the double-axle unit is designed primarily for Mining applications.

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SA Economy is seen as very robust when taking the long view

SA Economy is seen as very robust when taking the long view

The South African economy is very robust and the country is in an excellent position for continued growth, according to renowned local political-economic analyst JP Landman. Giving the keynote address at the launch of Automechanika Johannesburg 2013 today (May 30) the humorous Landman gave the guests in a packed ballroom at the Wanderers Club plenty of food for thought.

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