October 2019

The Myth Behind Tire Retreads & Road Alligators

  • October 08, 2019
  • Tire Retreading,
Where Do Road Alligators Come From

While tire retreads commercial truck have historically been pegged as the culprits behind road alligators, recent studies have shown that this is actually not the case. In fact, one study performed by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) analyzed a sample of truck tire debris found on the highways in five different U.S. states.


The Nuances of Proper Commercial Tire Maintenance

  • October 04, 2019
  • Tire Service,
The Nuances of Proper Commercial Tire Maintenance

As fleet managers work to extend the life of their tires and get the most from their commercial tire investment, the importance of a proper maintenance plan is more crucial than ever. However, there are many additional factors that can cause fleet managers to neglect their maintenance needs in favor of a perceived better bottom


Tire Retreading Translates to Giant Environmental Benefits

  • October 11, 2019
  • Tire Retreading,
Tire Retreading Translates to Giant Environmental Benefits

Retreading tires is not only great for fleet managers looking to save money on their tire expenses: Doing so is actually a great way for commercial trucking operations to do their part for the environment. Tire retreading is one of the largest and most successful recycling programs operating in the United States today, and choosing


Top 3 Tips for Maintaining Commercial Truck Tires This Winter

  • October 25, 2019
  • Commercial Truck Tires, Tire Retreading,
Top 3 Tips for Maintaining Commercial Truck Tires This Winter

Keeping your commercial truck tires safe is a top priority year-round, but is especially crucial during the winter months. Roughly 17% of all vehicle crashes happen during the winter, and it’s important for fleet managers to prepare for the change in weather by ensuring their commercial tires are optimized for seasonal safety.   To get


U.S. Truck Tire Retreading Growth Projections

  • October 14, 2019
  • Tire Retreading, Truck,
Truck Tire Retreading Market to Show Impressive Growth by 2024

According to the market forecast, the U.S. truck tire retreading market is set to experience a combined annual growth rate (CAGR) of 13% over the next five years. Top manufacturers contributing to the industry growth include Michelin, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Bridgestone, Continental, and many more. Both light and heavy commercial vehicle segments were