VMI launches VMI UNIXX Belt Maker, a game-changer in steel belt making
At the Tire Technology Expo 2023, VMI launched its new VMI UNIXX Belt Maker. The VMI UNIXX Belt Maker produces high quality endless steel belts by means of an innovative and accurately controlled extrusion process that can handle a wide range of compounds.
VMI celebrates the opening of 3 new production assembly halls at its manufacturing site in Leszno, Poland. This will bring the total available floorspace for production of VMI’s high-tech machinery in Poland to almost 30,000 square meters.
VMI successfully defends its IP against misappropriation by Safe-Run
In two landmark decisions made on 13th and 14th December 2022, the IP Tribunal of the Supreme People’s Court of China found in favor of VMI and against Safe-Run in litigation related to trade secret misappropriation.
VMI invests in global technical support infrastructure for customers worldwide
VMI, the world’s leading independent manufacturer of tire building machines, has carried out a program of investments aimed at providing consistent high level technical support to customers globally. This service is strategically based at three global locations in Yantai (Shandong Province, China), Epe (Netherlands) and Stow (Ohio, US), enabling each expert team to provide the same level of support anywhere.
VMI donates EUR 160,000 to support the Ukrainian refugees
In a special fundraising action, VMI and its employees have collectively donated EUR 160,000 to “Giro 555”, which is the Dutch part of the global Emergency Appeals Alliance. The donation will be used to provide practical support to the Ukrainian people and those affected by the conflict.