MICHELIN WHEEL SAFE RECOGNISED FOR ITS CONTRIBUTION TO IMPROVING FLEET SAFETY

Global Michelin licensee Wheely-Safe has secured a second national award for its pioneering Michelin Wheel Safe technology after winning the Fleet Safety Product (in-vehicle) category at the Brake Fleet Safety Awards 2019. Michelin Wheel Safe is the world’s first in-motion driver alert system to detect the onset of wheel loss from commercial vehicles before detachment.…


WHEELY-SAFE SECURES MAJOR ORDER FROM ABERDEEN CITY COUNCIL

Aberdeen City Council is fitting Michelin Tyre Pressure Management System (TPMS) Light Fleet across 200 new Renault light commercial vehicles (LCVs), as part of a project to ensure its fleet runs on tyres inflated to the optimum pressures. Fleet Manager Willie Whyte says improvements to the Council’s tyre pressure management will enhance fleet safety, as…


GX2 TECHNOLOGY GROUP GROWS WITH QUALITY DIRECTOR APPOINTMENT

Martin O’Shea has been appointed to the new position of Quality Director at GX2 Technology Group, the parent company of joint Michelin licensees Wheely-Safe and Fit2Go TPMS. O’Shea will work jointly on projects for the two Staffordshire-based technology firms, which have established themselves as global players in automotive wheel and tyre safety systems for the…


HANSON HUGELY IMPRESSED WITH MICHELIN’S ‘INNOVATIVE’ WHEEL SECURITY SYSTEM

Hanson UK has become one of the first businesses in the country to protect its heavy truck fleet with the latest Michelin tyre and wheel safety technology. The company – a major supplier of building materials to the construction industry – has fitted the Michelin Wheel Security and Tyre Pressure Management System (TPMS) Heavy Fleet…


WHEELY-SAFE WINS NATIONAL TECHNOLOGY AWARD

Global Michelin licensee Wheely-Safe is celebrating after its Michelin Wheel Security and Tyre Pressure Management System (TPMS) Heavy Fleet secured the prestigious Transport Technology of the Year Award at the National Technology Awards in London last night. Launched at the IAA Show in Hanover, Germany, in September 2018, the Michelin Wheel Security & TPMS Heavy…


JOHN OATES HORSEBOXES INTRODUCES NEW TYRE TECHNOLOGY TO ADDRESS MAJOR INDUSTRY SAFETY ISSUE

Midlands-based John Oates Horseboxes is introducing a new retrofit technology on both its new and used vehicles to address the issue of tyre under-inflation, which the company’s Head of Sales James Haddock describes as a “major problem in the market”. The bespoke horsebox manufacturer has teamed up with official Michelin licensee Wheely-Safe to offer the…


AGGREGATE INDUSTRIES TO ROLL OUT “FAIL-SAFE” MICHELIN TPMS LIGHT FLEET ACROSS NEW VANS

Aggregate Industries has praised the Michelin Tyre Pressure Management System (TPMS) Light Fleet for boosting safety and reinforcing its duty of care to drivers, with plans to fit the system across all new vans joining its 450-strong light commercial fleet. The decision follows the installation of Michelin TPMS Light Fleet to an initial 100 vans…