Plattsburgh, N.Y. – The leadership team of a manufacturing site in Plattsburgh hosted a ribbon cutting event today to celebrate joining the Michelin manufacturing network and its inclusion in the Michelin North America footprint: 23,000 people and 34 plants in the United States and Canada.
“As we celebrate the inclusion of the Plattsburgh site into the larger Michelin network today, we recognize the impact this will have on our people and our community,” said Jason Davis, manufacturing director for Michelin North America’s Beyond Road manufacturing plants. “This facility is a key part of the larger network, supplying essential construction tracks to our customers, plus the majority of snowmobile tracks going to customers around the world. The growth and the journey of this facility has been an exciting one, and I’m proud of its evolution.”
Built in 1989, the Plattsburgh plant is an important part of the Michelin Beyond Road business line. Producing powersports and construction rubber track systems, this plant employs more than 225 people. The products made in Plattsburgh help explorers and construction workers all around the world with both everyday tasks and new adventures.
Michelin and Camso joined forces in 2018 to strengthen the mobility company’s global leadership position in specialty businesses.
The Camso brand specializes in off-road tires, rubber tracks and systems for material handling, construction agriculture and powersports industries. Camso products are designed to meet the unique mobility needs of each application in the off-highway vehicle market.
Michelin North America industrial plants produce nearly every type of tire, including materials and tires for earthmovers, airplanes and vehicles worldwide. Michelin continues to innovate and produce the highest quality mobility solutions to move customers forward.