Category: Industry News

Arlanxeo-TSRC NBR plant in China to be relocated

Arlanxeo, synthetic rubber producer and a wholly owned subsidiary of Saudi Aramco, and Taiwanese polymers maker TSRC have announced the plan to relocate the current plant of its joint venture – Arlanxeo-TSRC (Nantong) Chemical Industrial Co., from the northern to the southern section of the Nantong…

Magna Tyres to acquire Aussie tyre firm

Dutch firm Magna Tyres Group, known as a second-tier OTR tyre supplier, has acquired Australia-based company Fennell Tyres International. Financial details were not disclosed. Fennell Tyres International is known for its OTR, mining and TBR tyre solutions. Magna Tyres says…

ETEL acquires tyre recycling company Murfitts

European Tyre Enterprise Ltd (ETEL), which owns the nationwide wholesale tyre distributor Stapleton’s Tyre Services and the Kwik Fit retail chain, is to acquire UK tyre recycling company Murfitts Industries. Murfitts manufactures a variety of rubber granulate products by processing and repurposing post-consumer tyres,…

Brisa acquires mobility systems provider Arvento

To accelerate its mobility solutions business, Brisa, a Turkish tyre maker that is a joint venture between Bridgestone and Turkey’s Sabanc? Holding, has acquired Arvento Mobile Systems – a company specialising in the arena of tyre tracking and fleet management systems. Brisa  adds that through…