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VIDEO: How Arizona DOT turns old tires into asphalt

VIDEO: How Arizona DOT turns old tires into asphalt

Posted by EQW Staff on Apr 25, 2014

The Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) has been using rubberized asphalt on state highways for more than a quarter of ...

Researchers finally know how tires make sound and the findings could save you money

Researchers finally know how tires make sound and the...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 14, 2014

Yokohama has announced that through work with the Japanese equivalent of NASA, the company for the first time has an understanding ...

VIDEO: Exploding tire sends mechanic flipping through the air

VIDEO: Exploding tire sends mechanic flipping through...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 09, 2014

No. 7 Video in 2014 « NO. 8 NO. 6 »   It's tough to tell just what kind of shop we're looking ...

Burn, Baby, Burn: Tire Inferno

Burn, Baby, Burn: Tire Inferno

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Oct 02, 2013

This gives burning rubber a new meaning. Instead of striking it rich with his Great American Tire Pile of at least ...

GEAR: Trimble’s TirePulse Monitoring System gives real-time pressure, temperature alerts

GEAR: Trimble’s TirePulse Monitoring System gives...

Posted by Amy Materson on Aug 07, 2013

Reduce your fleet’s maintenance costs with Trimble’s TirePulse Monitoring System, which provides real-time pressure and high-temperature alerts via Trimble’s VisionLink. Part ...

Texas county tries “mechanical concrete”

Texas county tries “mechanical concrete”

Posted by John Latta on Jul 23, 2013

A major Texas county is trying out a road bed system that uses old tires. Thousands of them, not chewed ...

VIDEO: Dump truck spins a massive burnout, smoke show

VIDEO: Dump truck spins a massive burnout, smoke show

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 10, 2013

It's Friday and we don't know about you but we're feeling a bit like this guy, just wanting to let ...

A Tweel for skid-steers: Michelin introduces its air-less tire to the construction industry (VIDEO)

A Tweel for skid-steers: Michelin introduces its...

Posted by Amy Materson on May 01, 2013

A tire that doesn't go flat? Sounds like something that could save construction professionals both time and money.Since 1995, engineers ...

Save money, boost uptime, be a hero with smart tire management

Save money, boost uptime, be a hero with smart tire...

Posted by Tom Jackson on May 01, 2013

  There are two truths every contractor or fleet manager should know about tires. 1. Tires are expensive. After fuel and wages, ...

France blasts U.S. CEO: We do too work and you’re nuts.

France blasts U.S. CEO: We do too work and you’re...

Posted by John Latta on Feb 21, 2013

Oh yeah, it's on. France has fired back at what their social media are calling "le French bashing" by a ...

Pro Pickup: Choosing the right tires for your truck saves money, improves jobsite safety

Pro Pickup: Choosing the right tires for your truck...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 04, 2013

Our friends at our sister publication Pro Pickup have put together a really helpful article on choosing the right tires ...

Protect service technicians with Ken-Tool’s tire inflation cage

Protect service technicians with Ken-Tool’s tire...

Posted by Amy Materson on Dec 14, 2012

Ensure your shop personnel is protected with Ken-Tool’s tire inflation cage, which protects technicians and your shop environment from injury ...

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