Tire retreading has been one of our largest business segments for almost 70 years and has quickly become one of our fastest-growing services. There’s no other retread tire service or tire repair center more reliable than Bauer Built Tire & Service. We’re the undisputed industry leader in commercial truck retread tires. We operate five MICHELIN®️ Retread Technologies (MRT) plants across the Midwest, each equipped with state-of-the-art technology.
You can believe in our commitment to quality tire retreading. Our plants go through monthly self and independent audits to ensure you receive top-rated service that meets stringent internal standards. We ensure our team is thoroughly prepared to handle all your tire retreading service needs, thanks to our annual retread certifications for all our operators. Mandatory equipment upgrades also keep our plants in top condition.
At Bauer Built, our initial inspection is 40% more accurate than our competition. We’ve achieved an adjustment rate of .54%, continuing a downward trend from previous years. Other remarkable Michelin retread tire process improvements include cooler buffed casings, a one-step tread builder and reliable temperatures in the curing chambers.
Bauer Built consistently generates customer service reports to create the best tire retreading service profiles for your fleet. We also offer the Michelin® MRT Warranty, which covers customer and stock casings. You can redeem this warranty at any MICHELIN® dealer in North America.
Our tire retreading service will:
According to an article by Ernst & Young (2016), retreading a premium tire twice versus using a new tire saves enough energy to power 29,000 average homes for one hour. Tire retreading also:
Bauer Built has decades of experience with retreading, so we can repurpose and renew your tires to improve their longevity and save you money.
We utilize the latest Michelin Retread Technologies and Equipment at each of our retread facilities to ensure the best and most efficient result for your retread tires.
Here is a step-by-step guide to the nine-step Michelin retread tire process:
With our Michelin retread tires, you can expect:
Our improved customer asset accountability allows us to address your specific preferences when applying retreads to your tire casings.
We use Michelin’s Bibtread™ software to monitor and ensure your tire’s integrity throughout the retread process. That program also allows us to access various reports to provide you with the best information to guide your tire program.
Each retread tire comes with the MRT warranty, which covers custom and stock casings.
Click the links below for contact and service information for individual Bauer Built locations throughout the Midwest.