RAJAHMUNDRY: Tyre Care, a seminar, was held at Hotel Anand Regency here on Saturday.
Over 300 customers, including bus and lorry owners and operators, participated in it. Md. Sirajuddin, Branch Manager of TVS Sundaram Company, presided over it.
Addressing the seminar, V.N. Ramamurthy, Chief Executive Officer of TVS Tread, Sundaram Industries Ltd., Chennai, said that Indian Tyre and Technical Advisory Committee recommended some tips and suggestions for customers for best performance of tyres. He focused on correct and safe uses of tyres, various tyre abuses, tyre care tips and best practices in tyre maintenance and upkeep of tyres.
The CEO said that overloading of vehicles, drivers without minimum technical knowledge and repairing tyres in bad conditions, running the vehicle on bad roads continuously were the main reasons for condemning the life of tyre.
He said that it was fundamental requirement to protect environment from pollution and destruction of tyre or rubber was detrimental to it and results in air and environmental pollution.
TVS Company also displayed a variety of Nylon and Radial retreaded tyres, repair materials and explained the necessity to use quality material and standard processes in retreading to ensure safety and maximum life of tyres.