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Sumitomo Rubber South Africa, known as Sumitomo Dunlop, is a leading tyre manufacturing organisation in South Africa. Sumitomo Dunlop manufactures the Dunlop, Sumitomo and Falken tyre brands for Africa.
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Going places Google Street View hasn't beenMost people have used Google Street View to view places they plan on going to. But what happens when the places you're venturing to aren't on Google Street View? Dirt roads in particular are sometimes not mapped. To help solve this problem, Dunlop recently embarked on Grandtrek Uncharted - their most ambitious project yet - to go where Google hasn't yet been and map new roads to be added to the Street View platform. 30 Sep 2020 Read more

Female mechanical engineer breaks through gender-defined barriersWorking in a male-dominated industry can be a daunting prospect for a woman. But today, women are breaking through gender defined barriers, pursuing their dreams - no matter how diverse - while seeking workplace equality. Once such trailblazer is mechanical engineer Lelau Mojela. 1 Sep 2020 Read more

Locally-produced tyre a game changer for trucking industryBuying local is key to rebuilding the South African economy following the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. Produced in the state-of-the-art Ladysmith, KwaZulu-Natal Truck Bus Radial manufacturing plant to meet the needs of the 'always on the road' trucking industry, Sumitomo Dunlop has launched a new premium drive truck tyre. Locally researched, produced and tested, the SP835A ticks all of the boxes for the long haul, highway trucking fleet. 31 Aug 2020 Read more

#AutomotiveAllies: Seama GovenderSeama Govender, nominated by Riaz Haffejee, is the group director for corporate services at Sumitomo Dunlop. 27 Aug 2020 Read more

Lower human activity limiting tyre salesEvery business is going to face the consequences of lower human activity and, thereby, commercial activity, as South Africans consume less or differently, owing to Covid-19, says automotive tyre manufacturer and supplier Sumitomo Rubber South Africa Sumitomo Dunlop CEO Riaz Haffejee. 24 Aug 2020 Read more

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