Raben Tire Co, based in Evansville IN, has selected Michelin Retread Technologies (MRT) to extend the company's retreading operations.The new facility, which will be constructed in Haubstadt IN, is the latest addition to Raben's retread business and will join the company's Bandag and Goodyear retreading facilities.
The new expandable Raben MRT facility will be equipped with production machinery including the capability of retreading Michelin's X One wide single truck tires.
Raben has locations in Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana, Illinois, Missouri, and Arkansas. Besides retreads, most Raben facilities offer new light- and medium-truck, farm, and industrial tires as well as automotive services.
There are now more than 230 points of sale in North America for Michelin retreads.