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  • IISRP to host auto industry webinar

    HOUSTON—The IISRP will host a one-hour webinar on July 13 that the group said will offer insight into the latest trends and outlook for the global automotive industry.

  • Machinery products

    Alpha Technologies Inc. has launched a universal, table-top tensile tester for rubber, plastics and other materials. Alpha said the device, called the AT10, has a maximum load capacity of 10kN and performs multiple tests for quality control and...

  • Kobe Steel opens machinery firm in China

    TOKYO—Kobe Steel Ltd. is opening a company in China to sell tire and rubber machinery and provide after-sales service. Called Kobelco Machinery System Engineering Qingdao Co. Ltd. (KMQ), the new company is based in Qingdao, China. Kobe...

  • Deadline news

    Michelin North America files complaint against Atturo Tire GREENVILLE, S.C.—Michelin North America Inc. is seeking damages and a permanent injunction against Atturo Tire Corp. and Svizz-One Corp. for alleged infringement of a Michelin tire...

  • International news

    ContiTech Greek belting operation shut down VOLOS, Greece—ContiTech Imas S.A., the Greek subsidiary of ContiTech A.G., has stopped production of conveyor belts because of the continuing global economic downturn in commodity markets,...