Posted by The ATA Team

Apr 4, 2019 11:42:02 AM

Leave a Comment

What Loggers Look for in a Tire

What does a logger look for in a tire? As manufacturers of application-specific tires built to solve real-world problems, that’s a question we find ourselves frequently asking customers. While we get a variety of replies, there are more than a few common answers—keep reading to see how we’re engineering our forestry tires to meet the demands of loggers nationwide.

Read More

Topics: Primex Tires, Alliance Tire Americas, Blog, Forestry industry, logstomper, Forestry, Primex LogStomper, Alliance Tire Group, ATG, forestry tires, Primex Logmonster

Posted by The ATA Team

Mar 20, 2019 3:04:58 PM

Leave a Comment

Off Track: Why Choose Tires over Tracks

John Deere or Case? Ford or Chevy? Tire or tracks?  After decades of discussion, farmers still disagree over the appropriate answers to these questions. While we won’t weigh in on Deere vs. Case or Ford vs. Chevrolet, we do have an opinion (although it might be a bit biased) about the superiority of tires to tracks and we’re pretty sure that, after reading this, you’ll agree that tires are equal to or exceed tracks in performance, while costing substantially less.  

Read More

Topics: Alliance Tires, Alliance Tire Americas, Soil Compaction, Farm Tires, Blog, agricultural industry, agricultural tires, Agriculture, Alliance, Tractor tires, Farming, Tire Inflation, Alliance Tire Group, ATG, Alliance AgriFlex

Posted by The ATA Team

Mar 15, 2019 1:43:27 PM

Leave a Comment

Coleman Appreciates Primex—As a Logger and a Skidder Dealer

In his years running logging crews and his family’s TigerCat dealership, Allen Coleman has come to appreciate the difference the right set of tires can make to the productivity and efficiency of a logging operation and to the performance of machines such as skidders, harvesters, and forwarders.

Coleman is seemingly involved with everything logging—from his family’s 40-plus years owning and operating Plains Logging Company in White Plains, Georgia, to the diversification of the family business in 2011 with the purchase of an equipment company now known as AllWood Equipment in Washington, Georgia. Given Coleman’s extensive experience, when he talks about logging tires, we listen.  

Read More

Topics: Primex Tires, Alliance Tire Americas, Blog, logstomper, Forestry, Logging, Primex LogStomper, Alliance Tire Group, ATG, forestry tires, Primex Logmonster

Posted by The ATA Team

Mar 6, 2019 2:17:15 PM

Leave a Comment

Should I Choose Solid Pneumatic or Press-On Forklift Tires?

In recent years, solid tires have become an increasingly popular tire choice for forklift operators working everywhere from the smooth concrete floors of warehouses to the debris-filled ground of construction sites. Because of the diverse roles forklifts are asked to fill, tire manufacturers like ATG have developed an equally diverse range of solid forklift tires. With so many options available, it can be difficult to decide what tire is correct for your application—which is why we came up with this handy guide for the different types of solid forklift tires.

Read More

Topics: Galaxy Tires, Alliance Tire Americas, Blog, Galaxy Yardmaster SDS, SDS Tire, Solid Tires, Alliance Tire Group, ATG, Forklift tires, Warehouse tires

Posted by The ATA Team

Feb 20, 2019 11:06:17 AM

Leave a Comment

Minimizing Soil Compaction at Planting

Planting time can be a difficult period on the farm—the weather rarely cooperates, which can keep farmers from entering their fields, and delayed planting eventually starts costing yields. Although it’s easy to feel a sense of urgency at this time of year, farmers should proceed with caution. Fields are particularly prone to soil compaction in the spring, and damage done during planting can not only negatively impact this year’s yields but future crops as well. Keep reading for a few tips to minimize soil compaction at planting.

Read More

Topics: Alliance Tires, Alliance Tire Americas, Soil Compaction, Farm Tires, Blog, agricultural industry, agricultural tires, Agriculture, IF/VF Tires, Alliance, Farming, Tire Inflation, Alliance Tire Group, ATG, planting