Continental’s truck tire plant in Puchov, Slovakia, celebrated its 20 years success story
- Investments in tires manufacturing technology upgrade of over EUR 630 million
- Production volume increased ten times to around EUR 2.9 million truck tires and number of employees quadrupled to around 1,500
Puchov/Hanover, September 5, 2018. The technology company and premium tire manufacturer Continental celebrated yesterday, on September 4th at its location in Puchov, Slovakia the twenty years anniversary since the truck tires plant has become part of the company. A special event was hosted at the plant by Ladislav Rosina, Plant Manager Continental Matador Truck Tires s.r.o., with the participation of the management of the Tire Division, the local leaders and employees who remembered together the achievements of the local team. Investments in manufacturing technology upgrades of over EUR 630 million, an almost ten times increased production volume to around 2.9 million tires and a team which almost quadrupled since 1998 make Continental Matador Truck Tires s.r.o. a success story within the tires manufacturing network. In sign of thankfulness also to the local community the plant donated vouchers totaling EUR eight thousand to four local non-governmental organizations.