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  • Qihang, Tianjin appeal OTR tire duties

    NEW YORK—Two more Chinese off-the-road tire manufacturers have officially appealed new duties from the U.S. Department of Commerce, bringing the total to seven.

  • Goodyear scholarships, grants support STEM learning

    AKRON — In continuation of its commitment to support science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education, Goodyear has provided $20,500 in scholarships to 20 Northeast Ohio high school students and provided grants to local schools.

  • ZC Rubber opens 'green' R&D center

    HANGZHOU, China—ZC Rubber has initiated work at a research and development center it built in partnership with the Chinese Academy of Sciences' Ningbo Institute of Materials Technology & Engineering.

  • Federal UHP tire earns Red Dot nod

    ESSEN, Germany—Federal Tire's 595RS-RR ultra-high-performance tire has received Red Dot Award recognition for its design, handling and endurance.

  • GM gets its groove back with suppliers

    DETROIT—According to the just-released Henke survey, which evaluates the purchasing policies of North America's six biggest auto makers, suppliers ranked General Motors just behind Toyota and Honda.

  • Momentive opens R&D lab at Charlotte facility

    WATERFORD, N.Y.—Momentive Performance Materials opened a research and development laboratory at its Charlotte, N.C., facility. The lab will serve as a global hub for development of silane materials that can help tire manufacturers produce...