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Kraiburg releases optimised 2019/20 pattern programme

Kraiburg releases optimised 2019/20 pattern programme

16th August 2019 | 0 Comments

Which pattern is most suitable for which application? The revised, 39-page Kraiburg Pattern Programme 2019/20 enables retreaders to choose the best retread thanks to its clear presentation of all important details: Product line (K_base, K_tech and K_plus), core range with width and length specifications, axle position and, of course, recommendation for use. Kraiburg says the programme begins with its top-selling K228 on the title page. This is joined by a further 20 popular treads, which are subdivided into Bus, Mixed Application, Trailer and Traction.

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Kraiburg tests 29 designs for 3PMSF accreditation

14th March 2018 | 0 Comments

Kraiburg Austria is reports that another nine designs from the retreading specialist have successfully passed the 3PMSF test and are therefore approved as winter retreads with immediate effect. These are: K16, K26, K43, K45, K50, K51, K203, K204, K213. The tests were conducted by the Prüflabor Nord in January and February. As a result of the test a total of 29 Kraiburg patterns can be labelled with the 3PMSF pictogram.

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New Kraiburg K704 pattern

20th November 2017 | 0 Comments

Kraiburg Austria has brought out a new design, the K704. According to the company, this pattern is a variant of the apparently “highly successful” K225, with closed shoulders and lower tread depth.

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Kraiburg Austria invests in Spain

9th August 2017 | 0 Comments

Having appointed Alessandro Bottesini as sales manager in March, Kraiburg Austria now offers extended technical support for its proven, high quality products. The company reports that in it is experience such a move is important for market growth. Furthermore it is of crucial importance for the fleets to under-stand how to fit retreaded tyres with a perfectly matched combination of pattern design and compound for the relevant application.

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Tread list 2017/2018: Kraiburg Austria optimises product programme

Tread list 2017/2018: Kraiburg Austria optimises product programme

19th May 2017 | 0 Comments

The latest Kraiburg Austria tread design programme is now available. The retreading specialist has optimised its product range again this year in response to broad customer demand. It says it has streamlined its core range to cater more precisely to the needs of the retreaders, and this has resulted in the discontinuation of some tread lengths and the addition of others.

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Former Vipal man Campos now Kraiburg sales manager for Spain

14th March 2017 | 0 Comments

As of 1 March, Alessandro Bottesini Campos is Kraiburg Austria’s new sales manager for the Spanish retreading market. Based in Valencia, Campos brings with him years of experience gained with Brazilian retreading materials manufacturer Vipal; he was responsible for the brand’s introduction into the European market.

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Kraiburg range gains 3PMSF

17th February 2017 | 0 Comments

Kraiburg Austria has subjected seven more winter patterns to a 3PMSF test in order to enhance the competitiveness of truck retreads. Now the "3PMSF" (Three-Peak Mountain Snowflake) tyre symbol is linked under ECE-109 R Annex 10 to retreads, this measurement is said to say “far more than the classic "M+S" based on classifications devised by the manufacturers” about a retread’s winter performance.

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Kraiburg entrepreneur Peter Schmidt dies at 85

Kraiburg entrepreneur Peter Schmidt dies at 85

10th February 2017 | 0 Comments

Kraiburg Group is mourning the passing of highly esteemed shareholder Peter Schmidt. From 1954 to 1999 he participated actively in the company’s operations and as a member of the management board he implemented numerous decisions that shaped the company’s history.

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Kraiburg extends its portfolio in time for winter

Kraiburg extends its portfolio in time for winter

16th August 2016 | 0 Comments

European fleets are gearing up for the changeover to winter tyres – and Kraiburg Austria is catering to this by offering its partners a new city bus design, the K702 plus. The drive axle pattern’s design, says Kraiburg, lends itself to outstanding traction and braking characteristics. These qualities are particularly noticeable in extreme climiatic conditions, such as on snow-covered or wet road surfaces. The use of the premium K_plus compound delivers high mileage, even levels of wear and lower operating temperatures. The use of an irregular tread design also ensures that noise development is reduced.

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Kraiburg showing retreads ‘comparable with new tyres’ in Essen

Kraiburg showing retreads ‘comparable with new tyres’ in Essen

4th May 2016 | 0 Comments

This year Kraiburg Austria is adopting the "retread into the future" theme at Reifen, Essen from 24 to 27 May. In other words, on the company’s show stand, everything will revolve around the performance of its retreads and how they are comparable with new tyres.

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Helmut Ehmann in memoriam

Helmut Ehmann in memoriam

17th November 2015 | 0 Comments

Kraiburg has announced the sudden passing of “friend and former colleague” Helmut Ehmann. Ehmann died suddenly and unexpectedly on Wednesday 28 October 2015 at the age of 74 due to “the debilitating effects following a critical illness”.

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Kraiburg share pro-retread stance at Czech customer workshop

9th October 2015 | 0 Comments

Following on from the second Kraiburg summit, Kraiburg Austria invited its Czech and Slovakian customers to a workshop at the end of September in Cerna Hora in the Czech Republic. During the even the retreading specialist shared its stance on various “pro-retread” campaigns and gave a status report on the ReTyre project, explaining the background behind the impending tyre labelling.

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Kraiburg updates pattern programme to include K701 “winter specialist”

17th September 2015 | 0 Comments

Kraiburg Austria has updated its pattern programme to include the K701 "winter specialist" and the results are now available. The 2015/2016 issue is laid out in the usual way in that the patterns are listed in ascending number order. The division into groups depending on applications does not feature in the print version but customers who are interested in this version can still download it from the Internet.

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The Tire Cologne ‘confirms key players’ for 2018 opening

The Tire Cologne ‘confirms key players’ for 2018 opening

21st May 2015 | 0 Comments

The Tire Cologne – the Koelnmesse organised rival exhibition to Messe Essen’s Reifen series, commencing in 2018 – has fired the starting pistol in its registration phase. The exhibition, which will take place in Cologne at the same time as Reifen 2018 in Essen (29 May to 1 June 2018), will feature important tyre and wheel business players from across the industry.

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Kraiburg invests 4 million euros in machinery

2nd April 2015 | 0 Comments

Kraiburg Austria has revealed plans to invest 4 million euros mainly in upgrading its buffing machinery this year. The retreading specialist says the aim is “to maintain quality at the highest possible level and to keep the production processes as flexible and as efficient as possible”.

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