snow chain

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chain attached to wheels to increase traction on ice or snow


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Thule Group AB (STO:THULE) announced on Wednesday that it is possible that the earn out amount in connection with divestment of its former Snow Chain division will not be paid, as conditions have not been met.
In addition, following the divestment of the snow chain operations in the third quarter and given the company's strong financial performance during the year, the company's board has chosen to raise the long-term target for the underlying EBIT margin to 17%, as compared with the prior target of 15%.
With the latest range of Bentley approved winter tyres, socks and snow chains, they will be equipped to handle the very worst winter conditions, whether driving through heavy snow, on compacted ice or in freezing rain.
Snow chains and other safety travel items are a legal requirement in the Alps.
British motorists are breaking the law by not carrying snow chains when they visit French ski resorts.
The company will refund half the cost of an unused snow chain kit against a replacement set for next year, should the owner decide to change their vehicle.
In the UK, snow tyres (slightly thinner tyres fitted with metal studs) are illegal but snow chains are legal where there is snow.
The exception is the Prodromos to Troodos road which is open only to vehicles with four-wheel drive or with snow chains.
Officials have also recommended that vehicles be equipped with snow chains and warned drivers not to drive in the emergency lane.
Until next Friday, Keep warm y'all and invest in snow chains or at least ear muffs.
"Another was to tie short lengths of rope, in the style of snow chains, through the wheel and round the tyre, lasted a couple of miles but increased grip on deeper snow.
The European Commission said on Wednesday (16 August) that it has opened an in-depth investigation into the Swedish company Thule AB's acquisition of the Austrian snow chains supplier Pewag Schneeketten GmbH.
BRITISH skiers whose cars are not equipped with snow chains when they arrive at French and Swiss resorts this winter will be refused entry and fined.