STTC Purchases Highlands Tire & Service Locations

  • August 19, 2020
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Bethlehem, Pa – July 24, 2020 – Service Tire Truck Centers (STTC) is pleased to announce the acquisition of Highlands Tire & Service (HTS) with three commercial locations and a Michelin Retread Technologies (MRT) retread plant.  Founded in 1943 and continually operated by the Highlands family, HTS of Carlisle, PA was one of the first MRT retreading plants in North America.

STTC Purchases Highlands Tire Locations

The three PA locations will offer more coverage to STTC’s customer base and more opportunities for STTC’s associates.. “It’s an exciting time for STTC,” said Walt Dealtrey, President and CEO of STTC. “The addition of the three locations aligns with our growth strategy and gives us the opportunity to bring our industry-leading services to more fleet customers. With the Highlands MRT retread plant, we’ll be able to support our growth with better turnaround time while maintaining our high-quality standards. All of Highlands commercial business employees have joined STTC and the customer conversion has been very positive.” STTC now expands to 53 commercial service & mechanical locations, 4 MRT retread plants and 1 Oliver retread plant located throughout 8 Mid-Atlantic and Northeast states.


“STTC has been a valued MRT customer since 2006,” said Bill Schafer, Vice-President of B2B Sales for Michelin North America. “Michelin values its relationship with Service Tire and respects their reputation for providing industry-leading fleet service. We feel this expansion by Service Tire will strengthen a growing MRT and Michelin Commercial Service network.”


About Service Tire Truck Centers

STTC has been serving the transportation industry with quality products and services since 1955. Its commitment to employee retention and training, manufacturing quality retreads, offering high-quality new tires and providing reliable services has been the foundation of its success.  STTC’s customer commitment is to provide solutions and information to allow our customers to make confident business to make confident business decisions on how to lower their tire spend while increasing vehicle uptime & utilization.



Walter Dealtrey


Service Tire Truck Center, Inc

2255 Ave A

Bethlehem, PA 18017

O 610.954.8473 x53040

C 484.357.0333