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Fleet efficiency drives change in tyre choices

Michelin has found that replacement tyre choices in the UK in the freight industry are shifting in a bid to gain efficiency benefits. Demand for replacement HGV tyres in the UK is continuing to show a steady shift towards a …

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Survey shows Scandinavian attitudes to tyre safety

Michelin has conducted a tyre survey in the Nordic region to gauge differences between the countries in relation to tyre safety. A survey conducted by Michelin has uncovered regional difference in Scandinavia regarding the choice and maintenance of tyres during …

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Trailer telematics reduce tyre-related failures

Michelin is offering fleets a trailer telematics and support package with guaranteed reductions in tyre breakdowns on articulated vehicle trailers. With German breakdown organisation, ADAC citing tyre related problems being the cause of nearly a third of all HGV breakdowns …

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Fire and rescue services standardises tyre equipment

Latest generation tyres from Michelin in use for four years on fire and rescue appliances in Scotland for improved traction and performance on mixed roads. After adopting the latest technology in tyres for heavy vehicles, the Scottish Fire and Rescue …

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Leasing company improves tyre pressure performance

Campaign to raise employee awareness of importance of correct tyre pressure yields successful results at UK hire and leasing company. Contract hire and leasing company, Arval, decided to join with Michelin to raise awareness of tyre maintenance and correct pressures …

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Arctic testing ground for winter tyres

Michelin has bought the Ivalo winter testing facility in Finland for carrying out rigorous tests on its range of winter tyres. Michelin’s European Technology Centre has officially taken ownership of the Arctic Test Centre at Fox Farm, Ivalo in Lapland …

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Correct winter tyre choice improves fleet safety

ATS Euromaster is recommending Michelin’s new CrossClimate tyres for fleets operating cars and small vans this winter in the UK. With cold weather and icy conditions on the way, ATS Euromaster has warned that fleet managers must make a considered …

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Taxi company standardises on all season tyres

Addison Lee is taking CrossClimate all season tyres from Michelin to improve on-road safety performance for its large fleet of taxis. London taxi company, Addison Lee is to fit Michelin CrossClimate tyres to most of its fleet of around 5000 …

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Employee tyre pressure campaign a success for Anglian Water

Utility company sees massive changes in attitudes to tyre maintenance and pressures amongst its employees following campaign in partnership with Michelin. Anglian Water and Michelin are celebrating the success of a five year drive to ensure tyres are maintained at …

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A third of Swedish motorists support studded tyre ban

Michelin has polled motorists in Sweden on their opinions of all season tyres and the extension of a ban on the use of studded tyres. According to Michelin’s annual tyre survey, a third of Sweden’s population supports an extension of …

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