Tires and Wheels Private Motor Carrier

End Game

Shed weight, improve performance, and reduce downtime through informed wheel end choices

There are always benefits to be found close to where the rubber meets the road. Choose the parts of a wheel end carefully and it is possible to shed weight, shorten stopping distances, enhance performance and reduce maintenance costs. But …Continue

Tread Carefully

The right tire choices will make a lasting difference

Ryder Truck Rental Canada has more than 106,000 tires on the ground at any moment in time. About 39,000 of them will be replaced every year. So there’s little surprise that Brian Edwards, manager of technical sales support, is focused …Continue

In the Black

Track your costs and find the profits with a tire benchmarking program

Randy Obermeyer’s work at Batesville Logistics involves life spans in more ways than one. He certainly tracks every tire from the moment it’s mounted to the day the retreaded casing is finally scrapped. But even the fleet’s cargo plays a …Continue