“In terms of location, MIRA is well placed to meet our business objectives. By being on site we can access MIRA’s proving ground and specialist tyre testing tracks to carry out subjective tyre evaluation work for all of our original engineering customers, who are also located here. ”

Continental Tyres in the UK and Ireland is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Continental Corporation. With preliminary sales of €32.7 billion in 2012, Continental is among the leading automotive suppliers worldwide. As a supplier of brake systems, systems and components for powertrains and chassis, instrumentation, infotainment solutions, vehicle electronics, tires, and technical elastomers,, Continental contributes to enhanced driving safety and global climate protection. Continental is also and expert partner in networked automobile communication. Continental currently has more than 170,000 employees in 46 countries.

"Continental Tyres has been located at MIRA Technology Park for over 10 years," explains Richard Durance, Manager, Automotive Engineering, Passenger/Light Truck. "Initially, we occupied a workshop and office space, but in recent years, due to the expansion of our business we have leased a larger double bay secure facility, with integral offices.

"In terms of location, MIRA is well placed to meet our business objectives. By being on site we can access MIRA's proving ground and specialist tyre testing tracks to carry out subjective tyre evaluation work for all of our original engineering customers, who are also located here.  The working environment is hassle free and enables our team of fitters to change wheels and tyres, quickly and easily."

"From a tenant perspective, the MIRA Estate Management team provide excellent support to us. The flexibility is important to the smooth running of our operations and is highly valued by our team."

Richard Durance,
Manager, Automotive Engineering, Passenger / Light Truck
Continental Tyre Group Ltd

For more information, visit: www.continental-tyres.co.uk