Tire Retreading

A Guide to the Importance of Quality Tire Retreading

  • January 17, 2019
  • Tire Retreading,
Importance of Quality Tire Retreading

Retread tires are helping fleets reduce their cost per mile while limiting maintenance expenditures. But not all tire retreading companies can deliver the required level of product quality fleets need to keep their vehicles safe for the years ahead. In this latest post, we’ll look at the importance of quality tire retreading and how you


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


Casing Inspection is Critical to Your Tire Retreading Performance

  • March 04, 2019
  • Tire Retreading,
Casing inspection crucial on tire retreading performance

Retread tires are now helping fleet operators throughout the country consolidate their costs and improve the lifetime value achieved from their tires. But without an effective casing inspection process, tire retread benefits are forgone. Our team at STTC has spent many years guiding clients on the importance of the casing inspection process for tire retreading


Does Tire Retreading Impact Tire Safety?

  • September 25, 2018
  • Tire Retreading,
Tire retreading impact tire safety

One of the foremost considerations for all trucking fleet operators is the safety of their drivers and vehicles. And so ensuring that their drivers have access to the best-performing vehicle components is priority number one. Within this latest post, we’ll explain a little more about the value of tire retreading and explore whether the tire


Fleets Conduct Real-Life Tests Before Committing to New Tires

  • August 30, 2019
  • New Tires, Tire Retreading,

Despite a laundry list of advantages advertised by tire manufacturers, experienced fleet managers know that what you buy isn’t always what you get. Testing tires first-hand is the best way to determine whether or not you’ll get the desired benefits from your tire purchases. Read on to learn more about how to conduct a real-life


Global Retread Tires Market Forecast

  • April 26, 2019
  • Tire Retreading,

Future Market Insights recently released a report which analyzed the global retread tires market over the next 10 years, from 2018 – 2028. Overall, the retread tire market is set to grow at a CAGR of 4.6% during the forecast period.   Among end use segments, heavy commercial vehicles are expected to grow tremendously in terms


How Old is Too Old for Tire Retreading?

  • August 31, 2018
  • Tire Retreading,
When is a Tire too old to retread?

  Tire retreading is now helping companies across the commercial trucking industry to save thousands of dollars per miles driven on their vehicles. But one of the major concerns that many have with the tire retreading process is knowing when the tire is too old to go through the process for an effective result. In


How to Save on Work Truck Fleet Maintenance

  • June 17, 2019
  • Tire Retreading, Truck,

The biggest challenge for fleet managers is finding ways to save money on truck fleet maintenance. Commercial trucks are at higher risk for needing maintenance and repairs simply because of how often they’re used, the amount of starting and stopping required and how far they travel. However, by following these three tips, fleets can reduce


Mold Cure vs. Pre Cure: What’s the Difference Between the Two Tire Retreading Styles?

  • August 28, 2018
  • Tire Retreading,
Mold Cure vs Pre Cure tire retreading styles difference

When you’re considering tire retreading options for your fleet, you’re likely to run into specific questions: hHw long can a retread tire last? Where can I find quality retread tires? Etc. But perhaps the most important question to consider is: how is the retreading process completed? In this latest post, we’ll explain the differences between


OTR Tire Market 2019 – 2025 U.S. Outlook

  • September 20, 2019
  • Tire Retreading,
OTR Tire Market 2019 – 2025 U.S. Outlook

A recent report by the Industrial Growth Forecast shows significant growth projections for the global OTR tire market between 2019 and 2025. The report provides unique insights into the key players in OTR tire manufacturing, how their competitors are expected to perform in upcoming years, and some of the key reasons for industry growth. Additionally,


Our Tire Retreading Experts Explain The Factors that Influence Tire Wear and Performance

  • September 14, 2018
  • Tire Retreading,
Factor that impact tire wear and performance

To mitigate the potential cost of replacing tires at less than optimal intervals and the potential safety risks in using worn tires, it’s important you learn more about the tire wearing process. Our tire retreading experts have decades of experience within the industry and we can help guide you in understanding more about the factors


Retread Tire Market To Grow by 4.6% Per Year Through 2028

  • April 08, 2019
  • Tire Retreading,
retread tire

According to a recent report released by Future Market Insights, the premier provider of market intelligence and consulting services, the long-term outlook of the global retread market is increasingly positive, with market value projected to grow at a compound average growth rate (CAGR) of 4.6% per year through 2028. During this forecast period, the heavy


Retread Tires vs. New Tires: Which Are Best for Your Fleet?

  • August 01, 2019
  • News, Tire Retreading,

One debate that never seems to get settled in the commercial trucking industry is whether to choose new tires or retread tires when it’s time for replacement. Both offer fleet managers their own set of benefits, and understanding the pros and cons of each will allow you to make a more informed decision when it


Service Tire Truck Centers Expands with Bedford, PA Location

  • November 29, 2017
  • Commercial Truck Tires, Earthmover Tires, Mobile Tire Service, New Tires, News, Road Service, Tire Retreading, Tire Service,

Service Tire Truck Centers Expands with Bedford, PA Location Service Tire Truck Centers, headquartered in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, is pleased to announce the opening of our newest location in Bedford, Pennsylvania. Located at 1036 Industrial Avenue, Bedford, PA, the 48th STTC location, is conveniently located near the busy I76-PA Turnpike & Interstate 99 interchange. In addition


Solutions for Tire Retreading Companies Struggling to Compete Against Tier 4 Truck Tires

  • July 02, 2018
  • Tire Retreading,
Tire retreading companies compete tier 4

Truck retreading is a large industry in the United States. But in recent years, companies across the tire retreading marketplace have noticed a stagnation in their business as a result of low-cost tires being imported from across the globe, particularly in China. In this latest post, we’ll look at the scale of the challenge and


STTC Highlights Shifting Trends in the Tire Retreading Market

  • July 04, 2018
  • Tire Retreading,
STTC Highlights Trends in the Tire Retreading Market

Bethlehem, PA-based STTC is now highlighting shifting trends within the retreading marketplace. The company has significant experience in the tire retreading industry and has begun showcasing data released from within the industry in 2018. Many top independent providers of tire retreads have become part of larger networks at Bridgestone, Goodyear, Michelin and other major tire


The 6 Steps of Tire Retreading

  • June 24, 2019
  • Tire Retreading, Tire Service,

Contrary to what most fleet managers believe about retread tires, the tire retreading process upholds the same standard of quality as new tire manufacturing. A lot goes on between initial inspection and the final product, making retread tires just as safe and capable as their new counterparts. Find out all about the tire retreading process


The Benefits of Tire Retreading

  • June 06, 2018
  • Tire Retreading,
The Benefits of Tire Retreading

Commercial fleet operators are always looking for ways to reduce their expenditures and achieve higher returns on investment for their operations. We know that the cost of new tires is rising and this is part of the reason many fleet operators are now turning to tire retreading. Our team at STTC has many years’ experience


The Environmental Benefits of Tire Retreading

  • September 28, 2018
  • Tire Retreading,
enviromental benefits of tire retreading

In running your fleet, it’s critical to meet ongoing environmental targets and capitalize on the available financial incentives. Our team at STTC has worked with fleet operators across the country to guide them on the environmental advantages of tire retreading. And within our latest post, we’re exploring these benefits and explaining their value to your


The History of Retread Tires in America

  • April 23, 2019
  • Tire Retreading,
retread tires over new tires

Tire retreading has evolved tremendously since its inception in the 1900s. While its checkered past may cause skepticism from commercial truckers, retreading has come a long way and is an excellent option for extending the life of your fleet’s tires.   The Early Days   Back when roads were unpaved and riddled with hazards, even


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 New Technologies Being Deployed in the Tire Retreading Marketplace

  • August 22, 2018
  • Tire Retreading,
New Technologies in the Retreading Marketplace

Fleet operators are continually seeking ways to reduce the cost of their operations. One of the leading costs is tire replacement. Until recently, each time a vehicle’s tire was ripped or severely damaged, the owner would simply buy a new tire to replace it. But with significant advances in tire retreading, many operators are now


The Top 5 Reasons to Use Tire Retreading for Your Commercial Fleet

  • May 23, 2018
  • Tire Retreading,
Benefits of Tire Retreading

Commercial fleet operators must continually review the bottom line to ensure a full return on investment in their vehicles. Many utilizing options such as tire retreading as they look to consolidate their costs further in 2018. In this latest post, our team at STTC highlights the top five reasons to use tire retreading for your


Tire Disposal: How to Legally Dispose of Tires in PA

  • August 26, 2019
  • Tire Retreading,

For fleet managers, ensuring proper tire disposal methods are carried out across their operation is paramount to avoiding legal fees that could harm their bottom line. Pennsylvania has its own regulations for proper tire disposal, and fleet managers are encouraged to review the state’s specific requirements to ensure disposal mandates are satisfied. Alternatively, fleets can


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


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


Top 10 Reasons to Choose Retread Tires for Commercial Trucks

  • July 01, 2019
  • Tire Retreading,

Not sold on retread tires for your commercial trucking fleet? While retreads may have historically received a bad reputation from decades ago, advances in tire retreading practices have made these tires a great, safe, and beneficial option for fleet managers. 1. Reliability According to the National Highway Safety Administration, “… retreaded tires are not inherently


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


What Are Retread Tires?

  • June 28, 2019
  • Tire Retreading,

You don’t have to be in the commercial trucking industry long until you’ve heard the term “retread tires.” Widely used as a way to save money on tire spend, retread tires are a favorite among many fleet managers. But what are retread tires, and what are the benefits of using them? In this blog, we’ll