Triangle opens high performance tyre plant in China.
China’s Triangle Group Co. Ltd. has begun production of high-performance car tyres at its newest plant, in Weihai Nanhai New District in Shandong Province.
The plant, with a Phase I capacity of 4 million units a year, is part of a $1 billion investment package that also will include a tyre proving ground for the testing of its high-performance car & commercial tyres, complete with living facilities for workers, Triangle said recently.
The new plant operates under the control of Triangle Group Huayang Co. Ltd., a Triangle Group subsidiary, & is the company’s fifth factory.
Triangle said the plant is outfitted with the latest-generation production equipment from Germany & Holland & is engineered with a high degree of automation throughout the production flow, from raw material preservation & in-process storage along with transportation to product testing, warehousing & shipping.