Why Shop Firestone for Off-the-Road Tires in Pittsburgh?
When you're looking to buy new off-the-road, or OTR, tires in Pittsburgh, you consider four factors: cut resistance, price, traction, and longevity. Does your current off-the-road tire dealer put as much emphasis on these four features as you do? When you're working with a certified Firestone off-the-road tire dealer in Pittsburgh, you can almost guarantee it. Firestone off-the-road tires are tough and dependable, from the rock quarry to the dump site. We stand behind our commercial tires, and we have ever since we got into the business close to 100 years ago. Pair excellent off-the-road tires with top-notch off-the-road limited warranties* bias and radial tires, and you have a first-class match. Plus, we have 2,400+ certified dealers across the country, all ready to give you the support, inventory, and resources you need to tackle the job ahead of you.
What off-the-road Tires Are Available in Pittsburgh?
You don't have the downtime to sort through all of your off-the-road tire options. Not that you even want downtime. You're focused on the job at hand. Your local Firestone off-the-road tire dealer can help you choose the best off-the-road tires for your application and environment. We understand that it's about more than finding a tire with the correct tread depth and design—price matters, too. Here, we'll give you an overview of the variety of heavy-duty tires available for purchase, organized by equipment type.
Dig, Move, Work: Pittsburgh Backhoe Tires
The backhoe is one of the most dynamic pieces of construction equipment on the job site. You could be digging a hole in the morning, then moving loads of rock in the afternoon. You need backhoe tires that go where you go. Shop Firestone backhoe tires in Pittsburgh for dependable, puncture resistant, and traction-ready tires. For soft surface work, consider a tire that's especially for stability and traction, like our Radial Duraforce RT Tire. It has a wider footprint to limit soil compaction and a radial R-4 direction tread design for superior grip. And for more demanding work situations, there are construction tires like the Industrial Special Backhoe Tire, which has a shock stabilized nylon-cord body to protect from punctures and cuts. Either way, your Pittsburgh Firestone off-the-road dealer can help you select the best backhoe loader tire for your needs.
Pittsburgh Dozer/Loader Tires
Dozers and loaders are often critical to a construction site operation. Loaders and dozers move materials aside or into another piece of equipment, like a dump truck or railroad car. Loader/dozer tires support these versatile machines, with features like deeper tread and steel radial casings that help them excel despite varying load sizes and surfaces. Contact a Firestone construction tire dealer for loader and dozer tires in Pittsburgh. If you have questions about scraper tires, we can help with that, too.
Pittsburgh Scraper Tires
Outfit your loader and it can work also work as a scraper. Scrapers come in all sizes and configurations. Some are self-loading, with an elevator for loading stuff. But others increase productivity with an attachment that allows two scrapers to work as one self-loading system. These are two loader-scraper configurations. There are many more! Whether the setup is complicated or simple, a scraper's job it typically to transport a load to a dumping area. Scrapers don't have to carry their loads very far. They're most efficient on short hauls. Firestone has a variety of scraper tires in Pittsburgh to meet the needs of a range of scraper configurations. Yours included.
Pittsburgh Skid Steer Tires
It can be easy to confuse skid loaders/skid-steer loaders with scrapers if you don't know what you're looking at. A skid loader is more compact. It's used for digging and can be geared up to lift, push, and pull material. Skid steer loaders are more maneuverable and lighter than tractor front loaders, and they need equally as versatile tires. Firestone skid steer tire options in Pittsburgh include tires like the Duraforce DT Skid Steer Tire, with a deep tread and cut resistance to boost work in tough terrain. Talk to your Pittsburgh off-the-road tire dealer for help selecting the best skid steer tires for your multi-use equipment.
Grader Tires in Pittsburgh, PA
Around the construction site, you might also need grader tires in Pittsburgh for either construction, road building, or even snow removal. Firestone has the right rear and front motor grader tires for your grader. Our grader tires are built tough, with features like enhanced rubber compounds for heat resistance and excellent traction. And self-cleaning tread allows for slip resistance and excellent traction in wet or soft environments. Ride on Firestone construction tires and your grader can go almost anywhere.
Container Handler Tires for Sale in Pittsburgh
Container handler tires are meant for less flexible, though equally important equipment, like forklifts, straddle carriers, and stack reachers. In other words, equipment that never stops moving, stacking, and carrying. Depending on the workload and environment, you may prefer a container handler tire with super wide tread for payload stability and traction, but limited speed capacity. But if your job requires plenty of materials to be moved—and fast—then you'll want to consider a radial tire with a focus on high speeds. Whatever the load or conditions, you can be sure that our inventory of container handler and crane tires in Pittsburgh is ready to deliver. Plus, all of our tires must be tested before they head to our dealers. And they are, at our Center for Research & Technology and the Texas Proving Grounds.
Pittsburgh Straddle Carrier Tires
Straddle carriers also handle containers, but differently than traditional container handlers. A straddle carrier is used around ports and rail yards to load, unload, and stack containers. It picks up and moves the container from underneath, as opposed to carrying it on top like a truck. Straddle carriers eliminate the need for forklifts and cranes. They're not road-going pieces of equipment, but straddle carriers still need to be able to overcome abrasive surroundings and constant fluctuations in load size. Every Firestone straddle carrier tire for sale in Pittsburgh is field-tested to [content-text-9-8] Each Firestone straddle carrier tire for sale in Pittsburgh is tested to ensure outstanding cut protection and wear resistance.
Rigid Dump Truck Tires for Sale in Pittsburgh
While container handler tires support machines that move containers of stuff, dump truck tires support trucks that move piles of heavy stuff in hard places. Dump trucks carry sand, dirt, rocks, broken cement, [content-text-10-2] Dump trucks carry dirt, sand, broken cement, rocks, and any debris that needs to be moved to prepare an area for a job. They often move large volumes of heavy materials at [content-text-10-5] They usually move high volumes of weighty materials at quarries, salt mines, surface mines, and steel mills— all sites where construction tires can be damaged without notice. That's one reason rigid dump trucks require tires that go beyond your everyday commercial tire. They need tires that can resist heat and cuts, and provide long wear and traction. You can compare a few different rigid dump truck tires in Pittsburgh, like the Super Rock Grip bias tire Super Rock Grip Deep Tread bias tire.
Trust Firestone Commercial in Pittsburgh for off-the-road tires and you get more than reliable tires; you get tire solutions and service that take your fleet further. Compare off-the-road tires online. Narrow your search by tire diameter, size, or equipment.
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