Yearly Archives: 2015


Vacu-Lug employees get on their bikes once again for this year’s Naomi Ride campaign

Following on from the success of the Naomi Fund Bike Challenge 2013, Naomi Ride cyclists, consisting of a number of Vacu-Lug employees, are once again taking to the road to face a challenging 160-mile ride, in honour of Grantham girl, Naomi Fardell. Naomi was born in 1997 with complex heart defects and sadly passed away [...]

2015-07-28T10:50:34+01:00April 27th, 2015|News|0 Comments

H+H Celcon boosts tyre hours with the Magna MR800 from Vacu-Lug

H&H Celcon, the UK’s largest manufacturer of Aircrete blocks, reports significant savings and improved performance for its forklift fleet, since switching to Magna all-steel radial tyres. Supplied by Vacu-Lug Traction Tyres, the Magna MR800s are fitted to Linde H150 & H160 block-carrying clamp trucks and, says the company, compared to previously used brands, have increased [...]

2019-03-10T10:52:47+01:00April 23rd, 2015|Press Releases|0 Comments

Vacu-Lug scoops new tyre contract with Countrystyle Recycling

Grantham-based Vacu-Lug Traction Tyres has secured a major new contract with Countrystyle Recycling for the supply and management of tyres for its fleet of vehicles. Fast-growing Countrystyle opted for the Vacu-Lug full tyre supply and fleet management solution because it wanted increased visibility and standardisation within a tyre agreement and was impressed by the advanced [...]

2019-03-10T10:52:47+01:00April 2nd, 2015|Press Releases|0 Comments

Tom Keegan hits the open road

After 21 years’ service for Vacu-Lug Traction Tyres, Yard Manager and proud Irishman, Tom Keegan, has retired from the company quite aptly on St Patrick’s Day - Tuesday 17th March. Having started at Vacu-Lug back in 1994, Tom has had a busy, varied and extremely fruitful career at the company. Originally starting out working as [...]

2019-03-10T10:52:47+01:00March 19th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Vacu-Lug continues to enhance its production facilities with the latest technology

Vacu-Lug is continuing to invest heavily in the latest technologies and processes this year with a number of enhancements underway throughout its production facilities. Current developments include the addition of two more phases of conveyor system, as well as another twelve-segment, high-pressure “Logistik” press and the installation of LED lighting beginning in various areas of [...]

2019-03-10T10:52:47+01:00March 4th, 2015|Press Releases|0 Comments

CV Show Preview: The Tyre Equipment Company

Customers can expect to see an array of top-of-the-range tyre equipment products from The Tyre Equipment Company at this year’s CV Show. The Tyre Equipment Company is a long-established supplier of tyre service parts for the commercial vehicle industry and prides itself on being able to provide everything that a customer should require for their [...]

2019-03-10T10:52:47+01:00February 18th, 2015|Press Releases|0 Comments

Vacu-Lug celebrates two-year relationship with Westlake Tyres

Vacu-Lug Traction Tyres is celebrating a two-year anniversary relationship with Westlake Tyres and recently launched a new “streamlined” tyre range. This new Westlake truck and bus tyre range was showcased at the recent IAA show in Hanover. The company marketing Westlake tyres in the UK is Zenises, whose remit is to focus on European markets, [...]

2019-03-10T10:52:47+01:00January 14th, 2015|Press Releases|0 Comments