Winners 2021
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2021: Awards Categories

Best Tyre Retreader

In recognition of the best manufacturer of retreaded tyres in terms of product quality and service.


Meet the winner

Marangoni SpA

Marangoni’s retread plant in Rovereto is the historic market leader in Italy. The company, which is a major producer of truck bus and OTR tyres under the Marix brand name, also provides an integrated fleet management system under the name Fleet Advantage. The Marangoni Group has 70 years of experience in the retreading sector.

Meet The Nominees

Insa Turbo

Insa Turbo, based in Aspe near Alicante, is Spain’s largest largest retreader, with a capacity of more than 500,000 passenger, truck, agricultural and OTR retreads per annum. With a history dating back to 1988, the company is still a family owned business and operates from modern facilities strategically located across Spain as well as exporting the Insa Turbo brand internationally.

Kal Tire

Kal Tire, based in Vernon, Canada is the largest retreader in Canada, operating 10 retail plants and 250 retail stores. The company’s Mining Tire Group is a world leader in the OTR tyre segment with plants in Canada, the UK, Ghana, Mexico and Chile and a leader in terms of innovation in that sector. The Group services more than 150 mine sites across five continents.


Retreads are a key pillar of Michelin’s overall tyre manufacturing strategy, and in Europe the company is a major retreader in its own right, especially in France and the UK, where retreads are manufactured under the Remix process within the company’s own manufacturing sites.


Vaculug, based in Grantham in the UK, is the UK’s largest independent retreader. It offes both mould cure and precure retreads and well as being a leading manufacturer of OTR and speciality retreads. The company, which was acquired by the Zenises Group in 2018, offers a comprehensive tyre fleet management service within the UK.