McCarthy Tire Service opened an in-house commercial wheel refinishing facility at its headquarters in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.

The company said this new addition boasts a capacity of refinishing more than 1,000 wheels per day, significantly enhancing McCarthy Tire’s commitment to comprehensive fleet maintenance solutions.

The system features a Gema Powder Coating system. GAT Finishing Systems also installed equipment on the line.

John McCarthy Jr.John McCarthy Jr.“We’re thrilled to unveil this industry-leading wheel refinishing facility,” says John McCarthy Jr., president of McCarthy Tire Service. “This investment reflects our dedication to providing our customers with unparalleled efficiency and a one-stop shop for all their commercial tire and wheel needs. By streamlining the refinishing process, we can help fleets minimize downtime and maximize productivity.”

McCarthy said the new facility features eco-friendly processes to deliver superior wheel restoration. Technicians will utilize advanced equipment for meticulous inspection, surface preparation, pre-treatment, and automated coating techniques for a flawless finish that enhances appearance and longevity.

“This facility is a game-changer for commercial fleets,” says Scott Stephenson, Director of Wheel Maintenance. “Our high-capacity production allows us to quickly turnaround a premium quality finish not previously seen in our industry. Fleets can expect a faster, more efficient process that keeps their vehicles looking sharp and performing optimally.”

Key benefits of our new wheel refinishing facility include:

  • High capacity: capable of producing over 1,000 refinished wheels per day.
  • Fast turnaround times: minimized downtime for fleets.
  • Superior quality: advanced technology and expert technicians.
  • Eco-friendly processes: environmentally responsible practices

mccarthy tireFounded in 1926, McCarthy Tire Service is a fourth-generation family-owned and operated commercial tire dealer headquartered in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. McCarthy Tire has more than 70 service locations and 13 Bandag retread tire manufacturing plants along the East Coast of the United States.

McCarthy Tire is the fifth-largest independent commercial tire dealer and the seventh-largest retread tire manufacturer in North America. It offers tire sales and service for commercial trucks, industrial equipment, off-the-road vehicles, agricultural and forestry equipment, commercial fleet services, truck mechanical services, 24-hour commercial roadside assistance, retread manufacturing, and automotive mechanical services and repairs.