The acquisition will reportedly advance Goodyear’s connected business model and the company’s growth in the tire business.
Telematics and retread solutions can protect and extend the life of one of a school bus’s most valuable assets. These include mobile apps created to monitor inflation pressures and tires designed with greater traction and durability.
ContiConnect uses the Internet of Things to help enhance tire maintenance.
Continental’s new research laboratory, Taraxagum Lab Anklam, will be the base for future research on farming and the extraction process of natural rubber from Russian dandelions.
Cooper Tire and Rubber Company will install its WORK Series line of truck and bus radial tires on all Blue Bird school buses.
Trac-Grabber wins a bid to supply tire traction grips for more than 16,000 school buses that serve the New York City Department of Education.
Automotive supplier and tire manufacturer Continental unveils ContiConnect, which uses the Internet of Things to help enhance tire maintenance.
Mechanics at Frederick County (Md.) Public Schools add a School Bus Courtesy Check list for buses coming to the shop to proactively check for and advise drivers of additional issues.
Zonar’s Ground Traffic Control now includes ContiPressureCheck, a system designed to measure tire pressure and send alerts in real time.
The new TireVigil Cloud Service offers fleets continuous visibility of their vehicles and tires and the ability to prioritize and schedule service.
The $110 million contract will see Bridgestone supplying tires to more than 60,000 of FirstGroup’s buses and coaches in the U.S., Canada, and the U.K.
The Roadmaster RM234 EM is a premium regional all-position tire made for high-scrub applications.
The tire supplier’s #KeepThanksMoving conversation invites people to share their thanks and nominate a bus driver via social media.
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