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Camso expands NMAS line-up with resilient forklift tyre

Camso expands NMAS line-up with resilient forklift tyre

18th June 2019 | 0 Comments

It’s been a year since Camso launched the industry’s first non-marking anti-static (NMAS) forklift tyre, the Solideal PON 775 NMAS. The dominance of resilient tyres on UK and European forklift fleets means many in our part of the world are unable to use this press-on solution, but Camso has good news for these operators: It has now introduced a resilient NMAS forklift tyre, the Solideal RES Xtreme NMAS.

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Camso focuses on traction, durability with MPT 732

Camso focuses on traction, durability with MPT 732

11th June 2019 | 0 Comments

A new Camso tyre has been introduced for the agro-industrial market. The Camso MPT 732 is a multi-purpose cross-ply tyre developed to meet the requirements of end users in Europe and other markets in the EMEA region. Camso says the MPT 732 has been “engineered for exceptional traction, stability and durability under a variety of conditions.”

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Zhongce Rubber enters global top ten tyre manufacturers

Zhongce Rubber enters global top ten tyre manufacturers

8th August 2018 | 0 Comments

China’s largest tyre manufacturer, Zhongce Rubber, has entered the global top ten, research published today by Tyrepress shows. Best known in Europe for its Westlake brand, the company has pushed up in the rankings past Giti Tire – manufacturer of GT Radial – which did not supply 2017 figures before the deadline, Toyo Tires, and Cooper Tire & Rubber, which fell three places. Competition in the lower quarter of the top ten places is fierce, with turnovers for tyres between 2.4 billion euros (Cooper in 13th) and 3.2 billion euros (Maxxis in ninth).

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Reports: Michelin’s Camso takeover includes Loadstar

24th July 2018 | 0 Comments

Loadstar was founded by a Belgian investor and Jinasena, a Colombo-based engineering group. The firm has a plant in Ekala, north of Sri Lanka's capital Colombo. The business was renamed Camso Loadstar in 2015.

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Camso takes the shock out of non-marking tyres

Camso takes the shock out of non-marking tyres

20th July 2018 | 0 Comments

It was the threat of a spark that sparked an ingenious solution. During an on-site customer visit some three years ago, a team from Camso observed a problem plaguing the materials handling industry – and realised they already possessed a potential solution. This solution is now on the market, and Camso considers it a game-changer.

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Michelin buys Camso

Michelin buys Camso

12th July 2018 | 0 Comments

As of today, Michelin is the proud new owner of Canadian off-road tyre and track specialist Camso. The two parties have reached an agreement for the acquisition of Camso and the integration of its off-the-road operations with those of Michelin in order to form a new division that will be managed from Quebec. Michelin comments that this new entity will be the “world leader in OTR mobility.”

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Michelin negotiating to acquire Camso

Michelin negotiating to acquire Camso

12th July 2018 | 0 Comments

Michelin announced today that it is in exclusive discussion with the main shareholders of the Camso Group for the acquisition of all outstanding shares in the Canada-based off-highway tyre specialist. It intends to issue a detailed communication on the matter “in due time” according to the outcome of the current discussions.  

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ITS distributing Camso aftermarket range in Ireland

29th June 2018 | 0 Comments

Dublin-based Industrial Tyre Specialists (ITS) has been appointed the aftermarket distributor for Camso products in Ireland. ITS will distribute the full line-up of Camso products for the construction and material handling segments, offering next-day delivery nationwide.

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Camso to open new track manufacturing plant

27th June 2018 | 0 Comments

A new track manufacturing plant is being set up in the USA to meet growing demand from agricultural and construction segment customers for Camso’s tracks and track systems. The 139,000 square foot (12,900 square metre) facility, located in Junction City, Kansas, is expected to open in January 2020. The increase in production capacity that will accompany the plant’s opening will enable Camso to shorten its delivery lead times.

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UK launch for Camso puncture protection program

UK launch for Camso puncture protection program

6th June 2018 | 0 Comments

Industrial tyre users in the UK will benefit from a new service that Camso is introducing. Through its Solideal On-Site Service operation in EMEA, the company is rolling out its pneumatic Tyre Puncture Protection Program. The program centres on tyre fill solutions and aims to eliminate flat tyres while providing maximum uptime to Camso’s customers.

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Camso launches 7 new construction tyres

Camso launches 7 new construction tyres

2nd May 2018 | 0 Comments

Camso has launched seven new construction tyres mainly targeting European applications with five new multi-purpose construction tyres (MPT) and two new radial solutions for grading and earth moving applications.

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FermRFID and Camso in multi-year RFID agreement

23rd April 2018 | 0 Comments

FermRFID, a Division of FineLine Technologies, and Camso have announced a multi-year RFID development agreement to commercialize a patent pending RFID solution for solid tyres called the “plug.” The solution, which has undergone development and testing by FermRFID and Camso for two years, can uniquely identify tyres and track them throughout the entire supply chain from manufacturing, vulcanization, warehousing, shipping and at customer locations.

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CeMat debut for non-marking, anti-static Camso forklift tyre

CeMat debut for non-marking, anti-static Camso forklift tyre

13th April 2018 | 0 Comments

Camso has unveiled the first patented anti-static forklift tyre designed to resolve the important safety issue of static electricity generated by non-marking tyres. The company will showcase its new Solideal PON 775 NMAS (Non-Marking Anti-Static) press-on tyre at the CeMat show later this month.

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Camso launches new Air tyre range for forklifts & ground support equipment

Camso launches new Air tyre range for forklifts & ground support equipment

22nd March 2018 | 0 Comments

Three new Camso industrial pneumatic tyres have been introduced for forklift and ground support equipment applications. These are the Solideal Air 550, Air 570 and Air 561, tyres Camso says are aimed primarily at markets in Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Africa. The Air 550, Air 570 and Air 561 respectively replace the Solideal ED Plus, Rib Lug and ZZ Rib.

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Camso implementing aftermarket price increase

19th March 2018 | 0 Comments

Prices for Camso tyres and tracked products sold through the company’s aftermarket business are set to rise by between one and six per cent. New pricing will be determined according to product line and region, and Camso says the change will be “rolled out based on market dynamics in North America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia Pacific.”

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