Parts and Components

Better life, wear from new Firestone trailer tyre

Better life, wear from new Firestone trailer tyre

Bridgestone South Africa’s commercial arm has announced the introduction of a new heavy duty vehicle tyre designed especially for trailers and semi-trailers. The Firestone FT505 Trailer-only General Use Tyre has been optimised for free-rolling axles on trailers, providing a low cost-per kilometer with reliable performance. “Our key areas of focus […]

13 Injured when loose truck tyre comes off and collides with minibus taxi, Centurion

13 Injured when loose truck tyre comes off and collides with minibus taxi, Centurion

In the early hours of this morning EMER-G-MED’s M05, V02, A07 and A08 were dispatched to reports of a mass casualty incident on the corners of Old Johannesburg Road and Lenchen Road, in Centurion. It’s believed that a truck’s tyre came off and collided with the taxi, leaving the taxi […]

CeMAT 2016: Continental is an experienced partner in material handling

CeMAT 2016: Continental is an experienced partner in material handling

Hanover, May 2016. At this year’s CeMAT, the international technology company Continental presents its comprehensive product portfolio for the supply chain, making intralogistics processes safer, more efficient, cleaner, and more convenient. The product range includes tires, telematics and tire pressure monitoring systems, as well as electronic displays and instrumentations. Continental […]

Goodyear Develops OTR Tyres for Volvo´s Biggest ADT

Goodyear Develops OTR Tyres for Volvo´s Biggest ADT

Port Elizabeth, June 2016 – Goodyear has developed the new Off-The-Road (OTR) tyre TL-4A in size 33.25R29 specifically for the new Volvo A60H articulated dump truck – the largest Volvo articulated dump truck. The two companies have worked together to develop and produce OTR tyres specifically for the brand new […]