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 launches a new feature for the LAT100: dynamic tests. The VMI LAT100 tire tread compound tester is a fully programmable machine and now features a boosted platform for simulation of the tire-road condition in the laboratory.
With the global tire industry racing to understand and adapt to the repercussions of Covid-19, Gerlof Korte, head of R&D at VMI, talks about the company’s 75-year history, and how that experience is helping to mitigate an unexpectedly turbulent 2020.
VMI wins Tire Manufacturing Innovation of the Year Award at Tire Technology Expo 2020
During the annual Gala dinner at the Tire Technology Expo on February 26th 2020, VMI was honored with the Tire Manufacturing Innovation of the Year award. The award was received by Mr Harm Voortman, President and CEO of VMI Group.