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Accidental Damage Guarantee To Accompany Michelin's New XWorks Tyre

XWorks3Such is the confidence placed in Michelin's new XWorks tyre, that Michelin Tyres SA is offering an Accidental Damage Guarantee covering the first six months' use, from date of purchase. This will apply to any Michelin XWorks tyre purchased from January 1 to December 31, 2013.

Nitrogen inflation to become mandatory in Anglo American Group

opencastThe Anglo American mining group has ruled for nitrogen inflation to become mandatory throughout its global operations, including South Africa. This is in response to the recent spate of fatalities resulting from tyre explosions on South African mines which has led to the mining sector switching its focus firmly to safety and accident prevention.


Otraco logoIn a bid to combat the rising death toll in the mining sector as a direct cause of tyre and rim failures, the Institute of International Research (iir), held a day's conference at the Wanderer's Club yesterday.

SA Economy is seen as very robust when taking the long view

SA Economy is seen as very robust when taking the long view

The South African economy is very robust and the country is in an excellent position for continued growth, according to renowned local political-economic analyst JP Landman. Giving the keynote address at the launch of Automechanika Johannesburg 2013 today (May 30) the humorous Landman gave the guests in a packed ballroom at the Wanderers Club plenty of food for thought.

NITRALIFE Mobile Nitrogen Plant for on-site tyre pressure maintenance is launched

NITRALIFE Mobile Nitrogen Plant

To meet marketplace demand Nitralife has designed and developed two different sized trailer-mounted mobile Nitrogen plants for large sites and for tyre maintenance on different sites. The one pictured is the smaller single-axle unit while the double-axle unit is designed primarily for Mining applications.

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