At Bauma this week in Munich, Czech tyre group Mitas introduced its brand new ERD-45 18.00R33 tyre for rigid dump trucks which will be available on the market in May 2016. The pattern is designed for hard surface conditions and boasts excellent traction according to the company. The ERD-45 has sidewall protection and is also highly resistant to cuts.The Mitas ERD-45 18.00R33 is the first size in the Mitas product offering for rigid dump trucks and further extension of this range is planned for next year.“Mitas is significantly extending its product range in the segment of earthmover tyres and ERD-45 is one of the highlights,” said Andrew Mabin, Mitas’ Sales and Marketing Director. “During 2016 we will introduce four new tread patterns and eight new tyre sizes dedicated to the earthmover segment. These product launches are made possible thanks to the massive investments we made in our production plants in recent years,” added Mabin.