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  • 26/03/2015
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Earthmovers of the future: Augmented Reality

Like every day, you get ready to go to work, arrive on site and you find yourself looking out at the following situation: earthmoving vehicles and machinery in motion that are surrounded by drones controlled by operators wearing augmented reality visors....you think you've walked right into a ...


by BKT Tires | World and Machinery
  • 24/03/2015

Farm Bill 2014: How agriculture has changed in the United States

Just about a year ago, the 2014  US Farm Bill was enacted. This new legislation defines the American agricultural and food policy for the next four years. So much has been talked about, but what does it actually mean for the farmers? The American economy is based on agriculture. For this rea...


by BKT Tires | World and Machinery
  • 17/03/2015

What happens to our tires at the end of their life-cycle?

Only in the European Union, worn and “tossed away” tires exceed three million tons. Recently, we have already spoken about how to dispose of your tires. We have seen how complex it can be to manage the storage and disposal processes of these products which unfortunately quite often end u...


by BKT Tires | Products
  • 13/03/2015

Made in BKT: Agrimax Sirio

Dear readers, farmers and contractors, today we are going to officially present you the AG novelties we showcased a few weeks ago at SIMA, the International Agricultural Business Show, in Paris. In the picture from our stand you can see...our brand new Agrimax Sirio, latest addition made by BKT to t...


by BKT Tires | Products
  • 11/03/2015

Having a chat with…Servizio & Qualità

Hi again! Also today we are going to tell you the story of one of our customers: Giuliano Oldani, a farming contractor in Italy. He owns the company Servizio & Qualità, which offers full service for farmers as a contractor. Aiming at the best service to customers, the company has a very ...


by BKT Tires | Case Histories
  • 05/02/2015

Having a chat with... Cemex Deutschland AG

We have already spoken about our Earthmax tires: special features, performance, applications and sizes. But today, we’d like to show you them at work. For this reason, we have traveled to Germany to vist Cemex Deutschland AG, one of our customers, to hear what they think of our tires. Ra...


by BKT Tires | Case Histories
  • 03/02/2015

Driving a tractor on roads worldwide: what changes from country to country?

Most of the time, our tractors and agricultural machinery operate in the fields, at the farm or on unsurfaced roads. However, one cannot do without facing shorter or longer travels on public roads - maybe just to move from one field to another, or from the shed to the working area. In these cases,...


by BKT Tires | World and Machinery
  • 29/01/2015

Made in BKT: Earthmax SR 41

Today, let us move into the world of Earthmoving machinery. We are going to tell you something about our solutions for articulated dumpers for quarries or construction sites. Out of the several tires from our OTR range, let us talk about Earthmax SR 41. This new radial tire is designed to fac...


by BKT Tires | Products
  • 29/01/2015

Discovering the world of Monster Jam

Have you never ever dreamt of driving a monster truck? These extraordinary big-tire vehicles fascinate and strike everyone – young and old – fond of motorsports. Even if having one will probably remain a dream for many, watching them in action is much easier: one can just take part in on...


by BKT Tires | Events
  • 29/01/2015

How to read a tire? The different tire symbols

Over the last weeks, we have spoken about Off-Highway tire marking and how the size is written differently depending on the tire type. Are you sure you know how to read your tires? Do you really know all about the several symbols stamped on the sidewall? Find out with our training!   The first...


by BKT Tires | Products
  • 25/08/2015

Made in BKT: Agrimax Force

For our readers in agriculture, today, we are telling you something about one of our lead products: AgrimaxForce. We from BKT know the needs of crop farmers: performing and resistant tires able to support heavy loads. All this with the least possible impact on the land. Sure, you all know that soil...


by BKT Tires | Products
  • 29/01/2015

What kind of winter is forecast for our fields?

The cold is coming. Like every year, weathermen have spread the seasonal forecast including the usual confusion. Of course, it isn’t easy to predict the weather for a longer period. That is why meteorologists are actually very cautious when formulating their forecast. Nonetheless, we often rec...


by BKT Tires | World and Machinery
  • 29/01/2015

How to dispose of your tires? EU rules

In the European Union, thousands of worn tires are sent into retirement every year. There is a total of 3,250,000 tons of material to be disposed of. Amazing figure, isn’t it? But, what happens to them? And, what to do with the tires we don’t use any more? In a world, where increasing a...


by BKT Tires | Products
  • 22/01/2015

EU: new cap enters into force. Here are the novelties

For several months, we have been reading on the newspapers or hearing from the news about approval, discussion and entry into force of the new CAP, the Common Agricultural Policy. But what exactly is it about? In 2013, the European Union approved the CAP reform, which provides a new development plan...


by BKT Tires | World and Machinery
  • 30/01/2015

Having a chat with... Phoenix Services: experience with BKT tires

Today, we are going to tell you the experience of one of yours! We are taking you to France, namely to Fos sur Mer not far from Marseille, to let you know Mr Michel Bertrand who has chosen BKT tires for his work.  Michel Bertrand is head of workshop and equipment at Phoenix Services France, a ...


by BKT Tires | Case Histories
  • 29/01/2015

How electronics has changed our work

Technology and electronics have been influencing every aspect of our life: they are changing our habits and daily routines. Not even agriculture has been spared by this revolution. Technical innovation is leading to always major mechanization. The progressive development of electronic devices and sy...


by BKT Tires | World and Machinery
  • 29/01/2015
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How to read a tire? The first rules are...

Many of you deal with Off-Highway tires on a daily basis. So, you can probably choose a tire, judge its performance and make out possible failures. But are you able to recognize a tire from its code? Which are the rules to read a tire? Let’s find out together! Off-Highway tires have their &ld...


by BKT Tires | Products
  • 29/01/2015

Welcome to Around BKT

Welcome to Around BKT, an international community for users, resellers and anyone else with a passion for agricultural, industrial or OTR machinery and vehicles. A social platform where you can meet the company and other users to exchange ideas.  “Growing Together” has always been ...


by BKT Tires | Events