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~In Loving Memory~
H&H Industries | Release: 3/9/2015
Statement Regarding the Passing of Michael (“Mike”) Allen Hickman (H&H Industries Founder & Partial Owner)
Mr. Noah M Hickman, President/ Partial Owner of H&H Industries INC. regretfully announced the recent passing of his father Michael (“Mike”) Allen Hickman.
Mike was the founder/ Partial Owner and also served as a former president of H&H Industries. Many years ago he was convinced by a friend and former U.S. Military Paratrooper, that the tire business was his calling… following his service in the military, Mike started a small retail and retread tire business in Ashland, KY, as the business expanded and his clientele grew, Mike opened himself up for bigger challenges and expanded over to the OTR tire industry in doing so he found himself traveling up to Oak Hill, OH many times thru out the week to visit a small OTR retreading service when his needs or the needs of his customers could no longer be accommodated by his current provider, Mike accepted an offer to purchase the small single bay facility in 1978, which has since morphed into a ninety thousand sq. ft. facility located on a 25 acre lot that houses the most state of the art OTR Retread/Repair equipment as well as an inventory consisting of used, new and retread/repairable OTR casings which remain unequaled on the planet. Mikes desire to become the largest OTR Retreader on the planet will continue thru the work of his son Noah and his grandchildren Gage and Cade Hickman who are currently associates of H&H Industries.
Mike is survived by his wife Mary Ellen, his two sons Noah and Russell Hickman, grandchildren Gage, Cade and Morgan Hickman. Per the wishes of Mike there will be no services, the spreading of his ashes at his Oklahoma farm will be at the discretion of the family as well as small family gathering at a cemetery located in Kentucky. He asked that in his passing he not trouble any friends or acquaintances who may feel compelled to attend a farewell service. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to The Riverside Christian School in Lost Creek, KY.
The Riverside Christian School General Delivery Lost Creek, KY 41348 Kathy Keck 606-666-2359 email@example.comOwners Noah Hickman, Ken Daniels and Jody Hickman , as well as the family and all the employees of H&H Industries would like to express their deepest gratitude for the humbling expressions of sympathy and compassion from so many over the past few days and also express that Mike held all of you in the greatest esteem and respect.
Retreader Points to a Big 2012 After Major Investments
TIRE REVIEW | January 05, 2012
Retreader H&H Industries made a number of investments in new equipment to expand its product offering. It also began construction to add more than 70,000 square feet of production space.
2011 TIA OTR Conference
ITEC 2010 | Cleveland, Ohio
Come visit H&H Industries at this up and coming show in Cleveland, Ohio on Sept 21-23, 2010. Noah M. Hickman, President of H&H Industries will be a part of an elite group of panel members to discuss many different issues and ideas in the tire industry.
H&H Introduced New ECO Tread 57" Precure Remanufactured Tire
H&H Industries would like to introduce the 57" precure remanufactured tire. Constructed utiizing the most advanced production process, providing a near new tire appearance and performance at a fraction of the cost. An average tire of this size requires 9,900 gallons of oil. Utilizing H&H's ECO Tred retreading this casing requires only one third of this amount. This represents a large savings to your bottom line as well as providing a huge savings on our environment.
Continuum Retread Performance Data Report Released
The results contained here-in have been obtained as the result of monitoring 64 units placed in various locations and diverse applications throughout the nation and over a 32 week period.
H&H Featured in "Today's Tire Industry" Publication
The quarterly publication of the Tire Industry Association featured H&H Industry in its Spring, 2010 edition.
Read the article below...
Big Tires in Short Supply
The worldwide thirst for stuff from the ground - materials as diverse as copper and coal, gold and oil - has set off a stunning boom in just about every commodity market. But there is one item that lately has dealers in the global mining industry really scrambling: the supersize tire.
Cashing in: H&H Industries Ramp-Up OTR Repair & Retreading Services
H&H Industries is based in Ohio but has accounts throughout the rest of the United States, Canada, South America and even Africa, says H&H Vice President Noah Hickman.
Ohio Off-the-Road Tire Wholesaler Inks Deal with Bandag
Bandag announced it has entered into a supply agreement with H & H Industries of Oak Hill, Ohio, for its CONTINUUM Brand Retread Materials. Bandag is the leading North American supplier of tire retreading material and equipment.
Wanted: Big Wheels for Mining Industry
Mining for materials like copper, tar sands, coal, silver, gold and nickel is going through an unprecedented boom, as the worldwide hunger for commodities intensifies. Now the soaring demand for these commodities is resulting in a shortage of a crucial item for the global mining industry: the lowly tire.
Big Tires in Short Supply
A recent shortage of large-diameter tires for aggregate hauling equipment might actually be a blessing in disguise, according to several experts in the tire-manufacturing industry. That's because the shortage is creating a new awareness of the wisdom of preventive maintenance to maximize tire life.