Posted by Barry Clifford

Apr 19, 2017 4:23:00 PM

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Earth Day: Asphalt and the Road to Sustainability

This month on April 22, nations around the world will celebrate Earth Day. The theme of this year’s event—environmental and climate literacy—got us thinking about the extraordinary steps taken by the construction industry towards being greener. In fact, for many of us, the shift is literally happening right beneath our feet.

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Topics: Blog, Construction Industry, Construction, Events, Construction Tires

Posted by Barry Clifford

Mar 8, 2017 2:54:00 PM

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Earthmoving’s Radial Tire Revolution

As the construction industry continues to rebound in the wake of the Great Recession, problems such as rising labor costs and the need to develop employees mean that construction companies must maximize every dollar spent to remain profitable. Furthermore, confronted with a shortage of skilled labor, construction companies need to ensure they are getting the most out of their most valuable employees. These factors have all led to the rapid adoption of radial tires on today’s earthmoving equipment, to reduce downtime for busy crews and make the most out of their equipment investment.

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Topics: Galaxy Tires, Blog, Construction Industry, Construction, Construction Tires

Posted by Steve Vandegrift

Sep 22, 2016 4:30:00 PM

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Solar Energy is Fueling the Construction Industry

With the passing of every year, solar energy becomes more commonplace. Drive through any residential neighborhood or commercial area and you will notice solar panels on roofs, in yards, and attached to buildings. Between U.S. residential and commercial installations, there is enough solar energy to power 4.6 million homes! And with its swiftly growing demand, solar energy is delivering more than just power, it is fueling growth in the construction industry.

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Topics: Galaxy Tires, Beefy Baby, Blog, Construction Industry, Construction, Galaxy Giraffe

Posted by Steve Vandegrift

Aug 15, 2016 10:57:40 AM

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The Financial Advantages of Renting Heavy Equipment

Construction companies these days are under intense pressure to finish one job and move on to the next. In many parts of the country, there is more work than people to do it, meaning construction companies that can stay on schedule or finish ahead of schedule are poised to get more jobs, get better prices, and increase profitability. During times like these, when business is good, many construction companies default to buying equipment, but buying isn’t always the right decision. Below, we examine some of the reasons why renting your heavy equipment might be the right choice for your construction company.

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Topics: Blog, Construction Industry, Construction

Posted by Barry Clifford

Aug 10, 2016 4:08:09 PM

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Meet Alliance Tire Group's Olympians

With the world’s best athletes gathering in Rio for the 2016 Olympic games, everyone’s focus has turned to the games to determine who is truly the best at their craft. While we’re busy consuming the games around ATG office, we are also always thinking about tires (after all, those Olympic rings sure look like tires!), and can’t help but liken our tires to the world-class athletes we are watching. At ATG, we have found ourselves using the same adjectives to describe our tires that the announcers use to describe the athletes. Power, strength, agility, stability, and longevity are just some of the adjectives that come to mind when describing our tires, and are echoed again and again on the Olympic broadcasts. In the spirit of the Olympics, here are some of the medal winners from ATG.

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Topics: Alliance Tires, Galaxy Tires, Primex Tires, Blog, Construction Industry, agricultural industry, Forestry industry, Alliance 550, Alliance, Forestry