Flexibility serving your daily operations
The Michelin Quarries and Construction tire range is designed to suit all types of sites. In difficult conditions and on very rugged terrain, it is essential for the tires to be extremely robust.
Good resistance to accidental damage means a longer service life and an increase in productivity for your operations. This is why the biggest players in the construction industry request that Michelin tires be equipped their machines.
Since the development of radial tire technology by Michelin in 1946, Earthmover tires are real technological gems, recognized as the best performers in the market.
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Michelin participation on the Panama canal expansion
Michelin was associated with the largest construction project in the world, the widening of the Panama Canal. This project includes 80 km stretch of ship canal joining the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific, through which 600 million tons of goods passing by.
Michelin supplied 95% of the tires used on the site, 1,564 tires in 2011 alone. The project formally began in 2007 and lasted until the beginning of commercial operation on June 2016. For this project of truly exceptional scope, we have a dedicated team on site to ensure optimum tire performance. Technical monitoring, recommendations on tire pressure and track conditions, everything is studied in the finest detail so that the machines can operate at maximum capacity.