Download the Tire Technology International App NOW to read the latest issue! The App is free and gives you access to a library of back issues.
The November 2020 issue is now available online! Packed full of news, interviews and features, including:
INDUSTRY 4.0 : DIGITAL REVOLUTION – Staring down the barrel of digital transformation, against a backdrop of heightened competition and rising raw material costs, tire manufacturers that embrace Industry 4.0 technology will reap efficiency, productivity and quality benefits.
MANUFACTURING : NO MARGIN FOR ERROR – According to tire industry experts, many companies have yet to exploit the full potential of automatization in production, which could have harmful consequences for their business.
UNIVERSITY FOCUS : BEYOND REPAIR – An international study has taken a further step toward commercializing self-healing tires, developing a renewable, recyclable rubber compound capable of full-strength repairs within minutes, without heating.
MIXING FACILITIES : IN THE MIX – Traditional mixing lines are being revamped and extended to cope with the challenges of 21st century tire production. TTi asks the experts how to bring a rubber mixing facility up to date for modern formulations.
Note to iPad and iPhone readers: to view this digital edition with the latest interactive features, please ensure you have upgraded your tablet or iPhone to at least the iOS 5 Operating System.
Note to Android tablet and Android phone readers: to view this digital edition with the latest interactive features, please ensure you have upgraded your tablet or Android phone to at least the Version 4.0 Operating System.