Nominations for the 2019 Tire Technology International Awards for Innovation and Excellence – the world’s biggest celebration of endeavour in the field of tire development and manufacturing – have now closed, and the winners will be announced on 6 March 2019, during the gala dinner at Tire Technology Expo 2019.
Working from a shortlist of nominees, our panel of international tire industry experts will decide the winners in the following categories:
Environmental Achievement of the Year
In recognition of environmental advances in the tire industry
Tire Technology of the Year
In recognition of important advances in technology
Tire Industry Supplier of the Year
In recognition of excellence by suppliers to the tire industry
Tire Manufacturing Innovation of the Year
In recognition of scientific and technological excellence in tire manufacturing
Tire Manufacturer of the Year
In recognition of achievements by tire manufacturers
In addition, the 2019 Young Scientist Prize and Lifetime Achievement Award will be presented on the night. These two prizes are subject to separate judging processes.
The awards are coordinated by Tire Technology International magazine, which is published by UKi Media & Events, the organiser of Tire Technology Expo. For full details of 2018’s winners, click here.
Tire Manufacturer of the Year: Pirelli
Lifetime Achievement Award: Ulf Sandberg
Tire Technology of the Year: MegaRide
Environmental Achievement of the Year: Goodyear
Tire Industry Supplier of the Year: Smithers Rapra
Manufacturing Innovation of the Year: Versalis
Young Scientist Prize of the Year: Corentin Hermange