Bridgestone Wins 2022 Tire Technology Supplier of the Year Award
Bridgestone, a global leader in tires and rubber providing solutions for safe and sustainable mobility, received the 2022 Tire Technology Supplier of the Year award at the Truck and Fleet ME Awards held on Monday, February 28 2022 at Raffles Dubai.
The event was intended to honor and reward champions in the truck and fleet sectors for their outstanding performance. Bridgestone received the award in recognition of the organization’s contribution to innovation and excellence, as evidenced by its wide range of technologically advanced products and services. These innovative technologies were intended to meet pressing demands from the tire industry to provide products that facilitate safe and fuel-efficient travel. The award further highlights Bridgestone’s caliber in producing breakthrough innovations and technologies that help make cities smarter and safer.
Stefano Sanchini, Regional General Manager of Bridgestone Middle East and Africa, said: “Bridgestone is delighted to have won this award in recognition of our innovative capabilities. Technology forms the foundation of our vision for the future as we continue to transform into a mobility solutions provider. We strive to incorporate the most advanced solutions that will promote safety, efficiency and sustainability. This award is especially dedicated to the valued Bridgestone employees, who have worked hard to embody our mission statement: “To serve society with superior quality”.
Bridgestone has always been the champion in encouraging innovation in the tire industry. Their smart tires are focused on improving the driver experience using exciting future technology that provides real-time feedback and assessment of road surface conditions to the driver via a sensor on the inside of the tire tread. The sensor wirelessly sends the information to the vehicle’s analysis equipment, and this information is then transmitted directly to the driver via an on-board display.
Other advances were Bridgestone’s iTrack solutions, a new monitoring system to detect tire damage problems in real time, TPMS for mining and off-road tires, and Webfleet solutions – whose applications range from transport management systems to on-board cameras. mileage and specific truck navigation.
Bridgestone has always set a high benchmark as a leader in tire innovation. By winning this award, the company further underscored its commitment to creating more innovative and sustainable technologies while supporting global communities.