December 2018

A Guide to Tire Retreading: The Reliability of Retread Tires

  • December 12, 2018
  • Tire Retreading,
A Guide to Tire Retreading: The Reliability of Retread Tires

In examining the reliability of tire retreading to your organization, it’s important to consider the factors that influence your tire choices. Our trusted team at STTC has decades of experience in tire retreading and within our latest post, we’re looking into the reliability of retread tires compared with new tires, and what this means for


Common Reasons Semi Trucks Require Roadside Assistance

  • December 06, 2018
  • Road Service,
Common Reasons Semi Trucks Require Road Side Assistance

Each year, commercial truck drivers across the country experience vehicle breakdowns on the road that can negatively effect fleet operating costs. Truck breakdowns can occur without warning and at a moment’s notice, so it’s important to research the causes of vehicle breakdowns to mitigate their impact. In this post, we explore several of the more


Four Factors to Consider When Buying Commercial Semi Truck Tires

  • December 17, 2018
  • Commercial Truck Tires,
factors when buying semi truck tires

The semi truck tires you integrate within your fleet should be designed for optimum performance over the years ahead. But without having a clear understanding of the commercial truck tires available, it can be difficult to decide when buying new equipment. Our experienced team at STTC has helped thousands of fleet operators choose tires for


Latest Data Shows 81.4% of Scrap Tires Produced are Re-Used

  • December 31, 2018
  • Commercial Truck Tires,
81.4% of Scrap Tires Produced are Re-Used

Bethlehem, PA-based suppliers of commercial truck tires, STTC has recently highlighted a study showing that 81.4% of scrap tires produced are now being reused. The study, by USTMA (U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association) shows that over 81% of the scrap tires in the U.S. now have a useful end-of-life role in asphalt, rubberized playgrounds , and


Our Experts for Commercial Truck Tires Present Interesting Facts about 18 Wheelers

  • December 03, 2018
  • Commercial Truck Tires,
interesting facts about 18 wheelers

18-wheelers are now driven across the country for safe and effective transportation of goods. Read more about 18-wheelers and their value in the marketplace within this latest post from our experts for commercial truck tires highlight interesting facts about 18-wheelers.   The invention of the semi truck   The invention of the semi-truck is attributed


Synchrony Drives New Relationship with Service Tire Truck Centers (STTC) to provide Financing options for Truck Owner-Operators

  • December 04, 2018
  • News,
Truckers Preferred Card

STAMFORD, CT. & BETHLEHEM, PA –Synchrony and Service Tire Truck Centers (“STTC”) introduced an owner-operator financing solution that will be available through the Synchrony Car CareTM “Truckers Preferred” program. The new financing option allows owner-operators to purchase new tires and necessary truck services, when needed, without the worry of large out-of-pocket payments. “The Truckers Preferred


The Top 8 Commercial Truck Tires

  • December 27, 2018
  • Commercial Truck Tires,
The Top 8 Commercial Truck Tires in the marketplace

In choosing commercial truck tires for your vehicles, it’s important to consider the leading brands as recommended across the industry. In this latest post our experienced team at STTC provides a guide to the top 8 brands of commercial truck tires. 1. Michelin One of the leading brands for many years, Michelin is renowned for


Tire Retreading versus New Tires: Which is Best for Your Fleet?

  • December 19, 2018
  • Tire Retreading,
retread tires vs new tires

When making the decision between tire retreading options and new tires, it’s important that you consult with experts in the commercial tire marketplace to determine the right option for your fleet. Our team at STTC has decades of experience supplying quality commercial truck tires to fleet operators, and in this latest post, we’ll explain how