GREENVILLE, S.C. (Dec. 17, 2013)– MICHELIN Earthmover has certified six additional Michelin Professional Earthmover Dealers and has added them to the Michelin Earthmover Performance Repairs program.This brings the total number of repair sites to 17 in the U.S. and Mexico since the program’s inception this past February.
Dealers on this list are accredited with certification through a comprehensive audit of their repair capabilities on these specialized tires. Michelin designed this program to develop consistent, professional, and validated repair shops for Earthmover tires.This includes Tech International training, inventory control systems, traceability methods, and a proven quality repair process.
The additional MICHELIN Performance Repair Sites include Boulevard Tire in Orlando, Fla.; Pomps Tire in Elk Grove Village, Ill.; TCi® Tire Centers in Kilgore Texas; Purcell Tire in Salt Lake City Utah; Inland Tire in Hayward Calif.; and Kal Tire in Hermosillo Mexico.
“We continue to work toward our goal of having complete North American coverage by 2014,” said Greg Williams, Earthmover services deployment manager. “This program is designed to assist end users with the maintenance and protection of their MICHELIN Earthmover tire assets.”
About Michelin North America
Dedicated to the improvement of sustainable mobility, Michelin designs, manufactures and sells tires for every type of vehicle, including airplanes, automobiles, bicycles, earthmovers, farm equipment, heavy-duty trucks and motorcycles. The company has earned a long-standing reputation for building innovative premium tires. In addition to tires, the company also publishes travel guides, hotel and restaurant guides, maps and road atlases. Headquartered in Greenville, S.C., Michelin North America (www.michelinman.com) employs about 22,700 and operates 19 major manufacturing plants.