If you are excited about this year’s Tire Technology expo, well then your excitement is not misplaced. This year is going to be the biggest one yet, with more exhibits and exhibitors than ever before. It will be taking place in Hannover this year, and it’s coming with the works. Tire Technology Expo 2016, now in its 16th year, has plans for 25% more exhibition space, allowing for even more advertising of new technology and design in the tire industry.
Located in an all-new venue, Halls 19 and 20 of the Deutsche Messe, Messegelände, Hannover, Germany, Tire Technology Expo 2016 will run:
- Tuesday February 16 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
- Wednesday February 17 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
- Thursday February 18 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Over the next three days, there will be exhibits enabling manufacturers, suppliers, and experts to share information on all the latest tire technology innovations and breakthroughs. Whether the breakthroughs chemical, industrial, or material improvements, this expo provides the spotlight to any company trying to broadcast their product. There will also be a program full of conferences and workshops, allowing everyone to see what has been going on in tire technology research and manufacturing.
Another positive aspect to come from the expo, is the amount of opportunities for visitors to meet a wealth of need-to-know tire industry individuals, and moments for getting to know fellow tire experts alike. Not to mention the networking possibilities that will come up to help businesses get their names and information out. Overall, the expo is a great event to mix business and pleasure in a way that is beneficial for all parties.
The technology that will be appearing in the expo, will range anywhere from rubber production and testing equipment to valve technology and tire manufacturing and testing technology. Anything new that designers and manufacturers have produced or innovated will be displayed across the many exhibits and programs throughout the three days.
There are awards offered as well, for innovation and excellence. For example, different tire companies and tire suppliers have been striving for their particular production process and material to be the eco-friendliest. Others have been trying to be the most innovative in their tire designs. The awards have been selected for a short list of manufactures and suppliers in the tire industry, an excellent selection of tire industry powerhouses, with the winners being announced February 17.
Here are a couple of highlights of new technology coming to Tire Technology Expo 2016:
- VMI will be launching the MILEXX. It Is a new truck tire building machine with the capacity to make almost 700 tires a day.
- Versalis will be presenting their new rubber grades for tires. They will provide details into their new rubber innovations.
- Applus IDIADA will have an exhibiting booth, allowing all to see the updates on their new proving grounds. From the 16 tracks under construction, to the amount of staff involved, the booth will explain the future of the project.
This is arguably one of the greatest ensembles of tire experts and manufactures coming together to share business proposals and tire revolutions. Tire Technology Expo 2016’s exhibits will feature the future of the tire industry, and the people involved in the expo will shape that future into a more efficient, eco-friendly, and profitable.