Continental tyres help turning Ain Dubai

Continental tyres have been chosen to help operate observation wheel Ain Dubai, by Dubai Holding, located on Dubai’s island destination, Bluewaters. Turning with the help of hydraulic motors, the 64 tyres from Continental’s TerminalMaster range serve as friction rollers in the drive systems at either end of the boarding platform to keep Ain Dubai turning …

Trelleborg launches new XP1000 tire solution

With the aim to improve material handling operations, Trelleborg has launched its latest tire solution for maximum intensity applications, the XP1000. The tire provides customers moving materials around ports, warehouses, and shop floors, with optimum traction and minimal vibration to bring greater comfort, increased safety, lower fuel consumption and a longer tire life for more …

Magna Tyres acquires Polish tyre dealer

The Dutch manufacturer Magna Tyres has acquired the Polish tyre dealer Industra Ltd. Financial. The company works with three product categories: industrial tyres (from forklifts to port handling machines), tyres for earthmoving machinery and the agricultural sector (tyres, wheels and tracks). With this acquisition, together with existing structures of Magna Tyres Poland Sp. z o.o., …

Abu Dhabi to host region’s first tyre storage and distribution hub

AD Ports Group has signed an agreement with China-based Shandong Port Group, to establish a Tyre Hub at KIZAD for the storage and distribution of tyres. AD Ports Group will provide space for an upcoming 150,000 sqm facility in KIZAD under its Industrial Cities & Free Zone Cluster. This will include warehouse management, logistics, distribution, …

Magna Tyres Group acquires Fennell Tyres International

Magna Tyres Group acquires the Australian based company Fennell Tyres International. Formed in 2005 including current director’s Aldo Gismondi and Bruce Walker, Fennell Tyres International provides on-site earthmover and Truck tyre services for mining, transport and civil contracting operations and equipment. Magna Tyres’ main goal is to strengthen its position worldwide. The acquisition provides additional …

Camso launches new telehandler tire

Camso, a Michelin Group brand, has introduced the Camso TLH 732+ tire for telehandlers, offering 64 per cent more life than its predecessor, the TLH 732. The TLH 732+ extends Camso’s current bias tire offering with improved performance, durability, puncture resistance and traction for telehandlers. The Camso TLH 732+ is offered in two dimensions (13.00-24 …

Magna Tyres launches advanced reach stacker tyres

Magna Tyres has announced the launch of its latest addition to the material handling tyre line-up: the 18.00-25 Magna M-Stacker (IND-4). A more advanced tyre for use on reach stackers, empty container handlers and heavy-duty forklifts designed with a focus on improving the efficiency and productivity of cargo operations. The Magna M-Stacker has been developed …