The South Korean tyre manufacturer Hankook Tire announced that it has successfully completed ride and handling tests for its latest iFlex non-pneumatic tyre (NPT). The iFlex is the fifth NPT concept tyre from Hankook Tire.
Sumitomo (SHI) Demag announced that its production sites in Schwaig and Wiehe, Germany, will now focus on their core competencies to boost efficiency and flexibility in the production of injection moulding machines.
Hexpol Compounding, a global provider of elastomer compounds, announced that it will invest approximately USD 9.2 million in the installation of a new 135 L rubber mixing line, including significant building and infrastructure extensions to its facility in Querétaro, Mexico.
Azelis has been appointed by Evonik Industries as distributor for the Aerosil and Sipernat ranges of silica products to the Food, Personal Care, and Pharma Industries in Denmark, Sweden, Norway, and Iceland.
DP World, the United Arab Emirates' (UAE) "leading" marine terminal operator, has reached an agreement with a Dow Chemical affiliate based in Jebel Ali to support the distribution of Dow's products, local media reports said.