Downtime can cost significant money. While there are some instances of downtime that are unavoidable, there are measures you can take with your equipment that can help avoid those associated costs.
Proper tire maintenance, even at its most basic level, will have a dramatic effect on avoiding downtime. Basic tire maintenance and monitoring is easy, and there is no time like the present to start following important maintenance tips to ensure that tires operate at peak levels throughout any season. The following 10 areas for immediate improvement regarding tire performance apply to mining but many are equally important in construction. While an in-depth tire management and maintenance program will reap significant benefits, just paying attention to these basic areas will help provide more productive, longerlasting tires and avoid costly downtime.