Company Receives Award from Industry Publication for Third Consecutive Year
GREENVILLE, S.C. (Feb. 7, 2012) – The MICHELIN® XDR™2 haul truck tire was recently recognized by "Aggregates Manager" magazine as one of the publication's " Top 25 Rollouts for 2011." According to the publication, products that enrich the aggregates industry with innovation, productivity and greater competition were selected for the award.
Michelin was also honored with a Top 25 Rollout award in 2009 for the XHA™2 loader tire and in 2010 for the X-TRACTION™ haul truck tire. The XDR2 haul truck tire offers up to 20 percent more tread life than its predecessor, the MICHELIN XDR™ tire. Introduced at CONEXPO-CON/AGG in March 2011, the XDR2 tire is available in a 27.00R49 size.
About Michelin North America
Michelin, the leading mobility company, is dedicated to enhancing its clients’ mobility, sustainably; designing and distributing the most suitable tires, services and solutions for its clients’ needs; providing digital services, maps and guides to help enrich trips and travels and make them unique experiences; and developing high-technology materials that serve a variety of industries. Headquartered in Greenville, S.C., Michelin North America (www.michelinman.com) has more than 21,400 employees and operates 19 major manufacturing plants.