1970's

Kingsbridge Tyre & Rubber Co. was formed.

1971: RETREADING 30 TYRES PER WEEK FOR LOCAL TRUCK AND TIPPER OPERATORS.

1974: KINGSBRIDGE TYRE & RUBBER CO. MOVED TO PURPOSE BUILT PREMISES IN IVYBRIDGE.

1978: THE COMPANY CHANGED ITS NAME TO BANDVULC REMOULDS LIMITED.

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1980's

Bandvulc remoulds Limited moved on to the next stage

1980: PRODUCTS WERE SOLD THROUGH NATIONAL TYRES SERVICES & DELIVERED BY BANDVULC.

1981: DEVON RUBBER WAS ADDED TO THE GROUP & STARTS TO SUPPLY TYRE COMPOUNDS TO OUR OWN SPECIFICATION.


1990's

BANDVULC INTRODUCES TYRES FOR SPECIFIC MARKETS

1990: WASTEMASTER  TYRE INTRODUCED. DESIGNED SPECIFICALLY FOR THE DIFFICULT CONDITIONS OF THE WASTE INDUSTRY.

1991: MOVED INTO AN ADDITIONAL 46,000q ft PRODUCTION PREMISES IN IVYBRIDGE.

1995: PRODUCTION REACHED 2,500 TYRES PER WEEK.

1999: BLUE CHIP FLEETS SUCH AS TESCO, ARGOS, UPS AND WHITBREAD CHOSE BANDVULC FOR THEIR FLEETS.


2000's

BANDVULC MOVES INTO THE NEXT CENTURY

2000: BANDVULC TYRE CONTRACTS OFFERED WHOLE TYRE MANAGEMENT TO A LIMITED NUMBER OF FLEETS.

2004: OFFICIAL OPENING BY HRH PRINCESS ROYAL OF OUR MODERN PRODUCTION FACILITY.

2005: IN-HOUSE TYRE SUPPORT PROVIDED FOR OUR TYRE CONTRACTS USING OUR 24/7 CALL CENTRE.

2005: PRODUCTION INCREASED TO 3,500 TYRES PER WEEK.

2006: BIG  TYRE RANGE LAUNCHED FOR LOCAL FLEETS & OPERATORS.

2008: PRODUCTION REACHED 4,000 TYRES PER WEEK.

2009: BANDVULC BRANCHED INTO TYRE SERVICE PROVISION.

2009: BANDVULC TYRE CONTRACTS OFFSITE DISASTER RECOVERY CENTRE OPENED.


2010's

Bandvulc history continues...

2010: BANDVULC TYRE CONTRACTS PROCESSED ONE MILLIONTH JOB SHEET.

2010: INVESTMENT IN UPDATED CASE HANDLING SYSTEM TO IMPROVE RECYCLABILITY AND REDUCE WASTE.

2013: FIRST VANVULC METRO  TYRE PROTOTYPE PRODUCED - A NEW VENTURE IN VAN TYRE RETREADING.

2013: BVF1RST  NEW TYRE WHOLESALING STARTED.

2014: REBRANDING OF BANDVULC TO LAUNCH BANDVULC PLUS+ AND BANDVULC MIXING.

2016: CONTINENTAL TYRE GROUP ACQUIRES BANDVULC GROUP

2017: BANDVULC APPOINTED EXCLUSIVE AND SOLE SUPPLIER OF THE UNIROYAL TRUCK TYRE BRAND ACROSS THE UK

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