Tags: Bridgestone

Tire Tread Trends: Yokohama RL45 and RL51

Apr 18, 2014

Tire Tread Trends: Yokohama RL45 and RL51

Durable tread design Yokohama Tire Corp. offers two new off-the-road tires, the RL45 and RL51. The tires feature new treads that are said to be more durable and longer lasting. The RL45 is made for articulated dump trucks and scrapers. Available in size ...

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Tire Tread Trends

Apr 18, 2014

Tire Tread Trends

A host of new tread patterns focus on specific performance characteristics. Here’s a roundup of options for your off-road equipment. Double Coin =>

Tire Tread Trends: Bridgestone V-Steel Rock E-Premium

Apr 18, 2014

Tire Tread Trends: Bridgestone V-Steel Rock E-Premium

Haul truck tire The Bridgestone V-Steel Rock E-Premium (VREP) radial tire is specially designed for 100-ton class haul trucks and offers a unique two-stage lug design that provides stability for operator comfort, plus helps minimize block wear. Circumferential grooves dissipate heat and ...

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Tire Tread Trends: Goodyear GP4D

Apr 18, 2014

Tire Tread Trends: Goodyear GP4D

Dump truck tire The GP4D radial tire, from Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., offers enhanced traction for articulated dump trucks. It features a non-directional tread design for high fore, aft, and lateral traction; ultra-wide tread arc width for improved sidewall protection, enhanced ...

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Tire Tread Trends: Michelin X-Super Terrain

Apr 18, 2014

Tire Tread Trends: Michelin X-Super Terrain

Dump truck tire to debut By the fall, Michelin Earthmover will roll out a re-engineered X-Super Terrain articulated dump truck tire. New features are said to improve service capabilities, and the tire size range will include 23.5R5. Uptime will be optimized through the ...

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Product of the Week: Bridgestone Ecopia R268 all-position radial tire

Dec 26, 2013

Product of the Week: Bridgestone Ecopia R268 all-position radial tire

Bridgestone Commercial Solutions rolls out a new edition of its Ecopia product line. The R268 all-position radial, designed for regional and pickup and delivery trucks, is said to provide tire performance that stands up to high-scrub environments while also offering fuel ...

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Tire Technology

Dec 01, 2012

Tire Technology

Your earthmover tires are a critical component of uptime, cost control, and profitability.   By Tom Jackson, Contributing Editor     Other than the cost of the machine itself, fuel and tires are the biggest expenses you face in earthmoving and quarry work. While the ...

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Safety Watch

Jan 07, 2012

Safety Watch

Stand on Firm Ground Take steps to make sure ground conditions are stable before entering the work area. The accident: On June 20, 2009, a 52-year-old miner with 25 years of experience was fatally injured while washing a face drill. He and ...

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January 2010 – RollOuts

Jan 01, 2010

by Kerry Clines, Senior Editor Affordable, versatile hammer Doosan Infracore America Construction Equipment says its new DXB 170h hammer, for use with DX225 and DX255 excavators, was developed with the industry-leading engineering, design, and functionality of Montabert breakers combined with the affordable ...

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Data-based Decision-making

Jul 01, 2009

Data-based Decision-making

Information analysis provides clues to equipment usage and optimization. by Chris Rhoades According to the analysis of equipment use in nearly 1,000 locations and more than 1,500 tires, 36 percent of every tire discarded by aggregate producers in 2008 went unutilized. In ...

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