TAG: Michelin Tweel Technologies

Michelin offers airless radial caster for zero-turns

July 19, 2017By

The Michelin X Tweel Turf Caster, Michelin Tweel Technologies‘ airless-radial tire line, is now commercially available for select zero-turn commercial mowers. The airless-radial caster tire-wheel assembly replaces the standard 13X6.5X6 front caster tire and wheel on zero-turn mowers. “Michelin Tweel Technologies has conducted extensive field testing to optimize the product and validate the customer benefits,” said Olivier Brauen, head of... read more

Deere & Co. gives Michelin supplier and innovation awards

March 17, 2015By

Deere & Co. tagged Michelin its “Supplier of the Year” and bestowed it the “Innovation of the Year” award. The Michelin Group’s agricultural and earthmover operating units received the “Supplier of the Year” title and were named Partner-level Supplier for 2014, Deere’s highest rating for suppliers under its ongoing “Achieving Excellence” initiative. Under Deere’s Achieving Excellence program was created in... read more

Michelin X Tweel manufacturing plant opens in South Carolina

November 21, 2014By

Michelin opened a manufacturing plant in Piedmont, S.C., exclusively to produce Michelin X Tweel airless radial tires. The new 135,000 square-foot facility, with a $50 million price tag, is Michelin’s 10th manufacturing facility in South Carolina and the 16th in the U.S. “The Tweel being built here in South Carolina is yet another dramatic example of Michelin’s long-standing commitment to breakthrough... read more

Michelin expands Tweel airless radial tire line for skid-steers

October 29, 2014By

Michelin launched two new versions of its airless radial tire: a 12N16.5 X Tweel SSL All Terrain for a wide range of surfaces and a 12N16.5 X Tweel SSL Hard Surface for pavement use. Two years ago, Michelin Tweel Technologies introduced the first commercially available airless radial tires for skid-steer loaders. “Our newest versions of the 12N16.5 X TWEEL SSL provide the... read more