Goodyear Brings Its New 63-Inch Tire - Plus Support, Services And Value-Added Tools - To MINExpo 2016

September 13, 2016

All Designed To Help Mining Operations Reduce Their Operating Costs

AKRON, Ohio, Sept. 13, 2016 – The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company will display its newest, ultra-large haulage mining tire, the RM-4B+, at its booth (#6009) during this month's MINExpo 2016 in Las Vegas, Nev.

MINExpo 2016 will run from Sept. 26-28 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

"The new RM-4B+ contains our latest technologies in materials, design, construction and manufacturing, and is precision-made - using our cutting-edge tire manufacturing equipment - to help mine haul trucks operate at optimal levels," said Caroline Pajot, general manager, global OTR tires, Goodyear.

"This tire represents the culmination of all we have learned over the years," she said. "We believe it will become the 'go-to' tire for large haulage mining operations."

Also during MINExpo 2016, Goodyear will demonstrate how it helps mining operations reduce their operating costs through:

  • Trusted products - including a full tire portfolio, retreads and a variety of uptime-enhancing technologies, such as Goodyear Hi-Stability Carcass Technology, Goodyear CycleMax Tread Compound Technology and Goodyear Permafoam

  • Worldwide support - including an international distribution network and global field support, to help keep mine haul trucks running

  • Reliable services - including global field consultations, tire surveys and footprint evaluations - to help end users optimize their operations

  • Value-added tools - including Goodyear EMTrack Performance Tracking, digital tools and in-depth training - all designed to help mining operations grow their business with confidence

"Goodyear is committed to the mining industry and our customers," said Pajot. "We invite MINExpo 2016 attendees to visit our booth to discover how Goodyear can help lower their total cost of ownership."

About Goodyear OTR:

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company is committed to helping end users in all OTR segments and applications lower their operating costs by offering trusted products, worldwide support, reliable services and management tools. Operating a global business based out of its world headquarters in Akron, Ohio, Goodyear manufactures OTR tires in eight facilities around the world, with two Innovation Centers in Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg, and Akron, Ohio. For more information, visit