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retread

(ˈritrɛd)
n. a burned-out person; a made-over person. Chuck is just a retread. He’s through.
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Subject of the contract is Supply of new and retreaded tires, for a period of 24 months from the conclusion of the Framework Agreement.
The deal will see the Shanghai-based airline receive new tyres made at Dunlop Aircraft Tyres' factory in Birmingham, UK, that will be distributed from and retreaded at the manufacturer's joint venture company, Dunlop Taikoo (Jinjiang) Aircraft Tyres.
Tyres could then be recovered from vehicles before they suffer too much damage and be retreaded safely.
The EU filed a complaint against Brazil in 2005 for banning imports of retreaded tires from EU countries.
H&O supplies precure retreaded tires to a network of about 50 dealers throughout Oregon; it doesn't sell directly to consumers.
ONE of the leading suppliers of retreaded tyres to the motors port sector in Europe and Asia is to create up to 25 new jobs at a new manufacturing facility in Rhayader,Powys.
After the retreaded tire has cooled, it is visually inspected again, spray painted and labeled for return to the customer, said Tallie, who was a TDS employee before the sale.
1), tires retreading refers to retreaded pneumatic tyres, of rubber.
Contract award: retreaded tires for heavy vehicles purchase.
Tires covered by this extended warranty must have been inspected by an authorized BFGoodrich commercial truck tire dealer and retreaded by an authorized Michelin Retread Technologies (MRT) dealer or an authorized Oliver Retread dealer.
The output volume of retreaded tires in 2012 was 18 million, increasing by more than 10% over 2011 and the market scale exceeded CNY 6 billion.
In 2012, the output volume of retreaded tires was 18 million, increasing by more than 10% over 2011, and the market scale exceeded CNY 6 billion.
Brazil is the second largest retread market in the world however according to Brazilian regulations tyres can only be retreaded once.
Tire makers are scrambling to make new OTR tires, so using retreaded tires has become vital and economical for some companies.
THE EUROPEAN Commission has tried to give a boost to Europe's tyre recycling industry by adopting global regulatory standards for retreaded tyres.