Swedish injection moulder Nolato Group has agreed to sell its subsidiary, Nolato Sunne, to Per Vannesjö Industri.
15 November 2013
Lanxess has revealed a drop of more than a quarter in adjusted earnings for its third quarter, the result of lower prices for its main product including synthetic rubber for tyres.
13 November 2013
Birmingham-based Dunlop Aircraft Tyres has secured a £1.5m government grant to test and develop a next-generation aircraft tyres that will be lighter and more robust.
30 September 2013
Barrier Group has acquired a 49% stake in a North East-based rubber product manufacturing company.
23 September 2013
Firefighters spent the early hours of Saturday tackling a large blaze at a tyre recycling premise on Springvale Road in the Grimethorpe area of Barnsley.
9 September 2013
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has successfully brought a prosecution against Pirelli after an employee at its Carlisle tyre plant got trapped in a tyre measuring machine, breaking his arm in three places.
23 August 2013
Birmingham-based Dunlop Aircraft Tyres has landed a long-term contract to provide new and retreaded tyres to Czech Republic carrier Travel Service Airlines.
22 August 2013
Avon Rubber has been awarded a sole-source contract by the US Department of Defense (DOD) to develop a modified version of its M53 face mask to provide respiratory protection to a wide range of operators on the DOD’s fleet of fixed-wing aircraft.
8 August 2013
Rubber slat mats could help protect swine from lameness, claw lesions and a range of other injuries, says a study printed in the Journal of Animal Science.
1 August 2013
Solvay has appointed IMCD as European distributor for its Tecnoflon FKM fluoro- and perfluoroelastomers, which are used in sealing applications in the rubber industry where there is a risk of exposure to aggressive chemicals of high heat environments.
22 July 2013
German business analyst consultancy Ceresana has published a detailed market study on the global synthetic rubber market.
27 June 2013
Job fears have been triggered by the news that Dunlop Motorsport has lost the lease on an 11-acre site in Castle Bromwich to Jaguar Land Rover, which is looking to expand its nearby operation.
30 May 2013
Six retired men – five septuagenarians and a 69-year-old – are embarking on a round-the-world charity drive across some of the world’s toughest terrain in a pair of Suzuki Jimnys shod with Cooper tyres.
28 March 2013
A nine-year-old alligator that lost its tail in a fight has been fitted with a silicon replacement.
13 March 2013
Trelleborg has won a £2m contract to supply suspension components for 63 trains on London Underground’s Jubilee Line.
7 December 2012