Tag: Goodyear Innovation Center Luxembourg

Goodyear puts US$77 million into new automated Luxembourg factory

Goodyear puts US$77 million into new automated Luxembourg factory

12th September 2017 | 0 Comments

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company has announced plans to build a new highly automated facility in Luxembourg. The company is investing $77 million in the facility, which will produce approximately 500,000 tyres annually and create approximately 70 new, full-time positions.

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From doodling to tyre testing – the GIC*L

From doodling to tyre testing – the GIC*L

11th July 2017 | 0 Comments

Some artists specialise in the human form, others find inspiration in landscapes and nature. And then there’s the guy who sketches tyres for a job. He’s part of a four-person team responsible for design at the Goodyear Innovation Center Luxembourg (GIC*L), and upon visiting at the end of June we were surprised to discover that the global top-ten manufacturer’s tyre design process begins with a very low-tech pencil and paper drawing.

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Development partners selected for Goodyear innovation centre project

Development partners selected for Goodyear innovation centre project

5th July 2017 | 0 Comments

Luxembourg-based general construction company Felix Giorgetti and Belgium’s AG Real Estate have been chosen as development partners for the new Goodyear facilities to be built at the Grand Duchy’s future Luxembourg Automotive Campus. The building concept will be created by Assar Universum Architects.

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Goodyear opens Luxembourg Tire Test Laboratory

Goodyear opens Luxembourg Tire Test Laboratory

26th April 2017 | 0 Comments

Goodyear has opened its new Tire Test Laboratory at its Innovation Center in Luxembourg. The manufacturer said it will measure tyre development performance, conduct regulatory and homologation tests, and perform quality control at the state-of-the art facility. The lab includes the latest technology for testing car, light truck and commercial truck tyres.

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Goodyear converting Luxembourg wire plant land into Automotive Campus

Goodyear converting Luxembourg wire plant land into Automotive Campus

24th March 2016 | 0 Comments

Goodyear, together with the Luxembourg government and IEE, have announced plans to develop a new Automotive Campus dedicated to innovation. The Luxembourg Automotive Campus research and development area is intended to provide state of the art facilities to companies involved in technological innovation for the automotive sector. The tyre manufacturer also announced that part of its partnership with the Automotive Campus project means moving all its local non-manufacturing personnel onto the new site.

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