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How Can Truck Tire Retreading Maximize the Casing Value?

  • January 20, 2020
  • Tire Retreading,
Can Truck Tire Retreading Maximize the Casing Value

When it comes to fleet managers’ budgets, tire repair and maintenance are among the top concerns. Truck tire retreading programs are a great way to reduce the total cost of tire repair and maintenance needs for commercial fleets. However, the key to a successful retreading program is having a high-quality casing to start. While the


New Technology Help Makes Tire Retreading Safer

  • January 13, 2020
  • Tire Retreading,
Technology Help Tire Retreading

Recent technological advancements have introduced a safer, more reliable method for tire retreading that results in retread tires comparable to their newer counterparts. Especially as the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) increases its focus on fuel economy and reduced carbon emissions, advancements in retreading can help fleet managers maintain compliance with environmental standards while keeping tire


All You Need to Know About Low Sidewall OTR Tires

  • January 03, 2020
  • Commercial Truck Tires,
All You Need to Know About Low Sidewall OTR Tires

If your fleet operates within the off-the-road (OTR) industry, you already know how important proper tire selection is. It’s imperative for fleet managers to keep up with industry trends and products to ensure they’re allocating their tire budget wisely. Recent industry developments have introduced a new application for low sidewall OTR tires outside of their


How Mounting & Alignment Affect Wear & Tear for Semi-Truck Tires

  • December 27, 2019
  • Commercial Truck Tires, Truck,
How Mounting & Alignment Affect Wear & Tear for Semi-Truck Tires

One of the biggest hassles for fleet managers is maintaining the integrity of their vehicles and tires. Many fleets mistakenly believe that the costs of temporarily taking a vehicle off the road far outweigh the benefits that proper mounting and alignment can provide. Because the kinetic forces surging through a truck’s suspension are much stronger


Why Wide-Based Truck Tire Retreading is Successful for Fleets

  • December 24, 2019
  • Commercial Truck Tires, Tire Retreading,
Why Wide-Based Truck Tire Retreading is Successful for Fleets

Fleets depending heavily on wide-based truck tires know how expensive these specialized tires can be. With strict budgets to adhere to, fleet managers must find ways to maximize their tire spend and get the most out of their purchases. Wide-based truck tire retreading has been extremely successful, resulting in many of the same benefits that


Current & Future Outlook for the Commercial Tire Industry

  • December 20, 2019
  • Commercial Truck Tires,
Current & Future Outlook for the Commercial Tire Industry

Commercial tires are perhaps the most essential component of any successful trucking fleet. Managing commercial tire costs is a constant battle for fleet managers — who can be aided by an understanding the market to better predict their tire expenses. Commercial Tire Industry Today   When looking at the current state of the commercial tire


The Ultimate Check List for Managing Commercial Truck Tire Inventory

  • December 13, 2019
  • Commercial Truck Tires,
The Ultimate Check List for Managing Commercial Truck Tire Inventory

As a fleet manager, it’s your responsibility to maintain your commercial truck tires. This means making sure your current inventory is safe, durable and reliable. Many commercial fleet managers struggle to extend the lifespan of their tire inventory. However, following these Check List for Managing commercial truck tire inventory and simple steps can increase your


Complete Overview of the U.S. Retread Tires Industry

  • December 06, 2019
  • Tire Retreading,
Complete Overview of the U.S. Retread Tires Industry

Since its beginnings in the early 1900s, the retread tires industry growth has experienced many ebbs and flows. The current industry landscape reflects significant gains, indicating a resurgence in retread tire popularity and quality overall. New reports show developments in the retreading market which have the industry slated to continue its growth in the future.


Semi-Truck Steer Tire Inflation Leaves No Margin for Error

  • November 29, 2019
  • Commercial Truck Tires, New Tires, Tire Retreading, Tire Service,
Semi-Truck Steer Tire Inflation Leaves No Margin for Error

When it comes to semi-truck tires— especially for steer tires — there’s little room for forgiveness due to poor inflation. Even a seemingly small amount of underinflation can result in catastrophic damage to your fleet’s trucks and drivers. The best way to protect against unnecessary blowouts and downtime is by implementing preventative maintenance practices to


The Difference Between Regional & Long-Haul Commercial Tires

  • November 22, 2019
  • Commercial Truck Tires, New Tires, Tire Service, Truck,
The Difference Between Regional & Long-Haul Commercial Tires

Choosing the right commercial tires for your trucking fleet might seem easy, but there’s a lot more to proper tire selection than meets the eye. Fleet managers should understand the specific application for their tires before selecting a set for their commercial trucks. Most fleets will need to choose between regional or long-haul commercial tires,