BLOOMINGTON, Illinois – BRIDGESTONE FIRESTONE NORTH AMERICAN TIRE will soon be producing new off-road tire sizes and will double the plant’s giant loader tire curing capacity. The expansion of the curing facility will be complete this year. The company is investing at least $12 million in the effort, and will create nearly 50 new jobs in 2008.
“We are expanding our capacity to meet our customers’ requirements now and in the future,” said Shawn Rasey, VP of the off-road tire division. “With the strong global demand for off road tires, it’s clear that our customers can rely on our proven technology and products for all of their needs.”
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