What Is Refrigerated Shipping and How Does It Work?

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What is refrigerated shipping? Refrigerated (or reefer) shipping and trucking is the transportation method of moving temperature-controlled goods. In reefer shipping, freight is loaded and transported in trailers with built-in refrigeration systems and climate control.

Remote Monitoring of Refrigerate Containers

Material Handling and Logistics

ORBCOMM has launched the CT 3000 solution for remote monitoring and control of refrigerated containers travelling by land, rail or sea

Crowley Logistics adds 400 refrigerated cargo containers

DC Velocity

New containers arrive in Guatemala in time for peak perishables shipping season, company says. Transportation

PolyVan introduces new line of refrigerated truck bodies

Fleet Owner

PolyVan, a European Van Company brand that manufactures truck body kits for refrigerated and deepfreeze transport, recently introduced a new line of FrigoBoxL truck bodies it says are designed for professionals seeking an ultra-light aesthetic qualit

Hultsteins: Diesel-free refrigeration is here to stay

Fleet Owner

The Hultsteins and Cold Connect team recently showed a range of environmentally sustainable diesel-free systems they say sets a new standard in low-cost, high-performance transport refrigeration.

Carrier Transicold introduces new-generation truck refrigeration unit

Fleet Owner

Carrier Transicold, a part of Carrier, debuted the first unit in a new series of diesel-powered truck refrigeration systems this week at the American Trucking Associations’ Technology & Maintenance Council Annual Meeting and TransportatiATLANTA.

Carrier Transicold Introduces Wireless Container Refrigeration Controller

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Refrigerated shipping: How online freight services can assist.

Freightquote

Refrigerated shipping requires knowledge and attention to detail. Find out how an online freight service provider can provide support

TOTE Maritime adds 220 NaturaLINE refrigeration units

Refrigerated Transporter

TOTE Maritime Puerto Rico (TMPR) is enhancing its fleet with 220 containers chilled by Carrier Transicold’s NaturaLINE, which the company says is the industry’s only natural refrigerant-based system.

Infinity buys 200 refrigerated containers for OR and WA service

DC Velocity

Firm cites rising demand for hauling perishable cargo between Pacific Northwest and destinations in Midwest, Texas, and East Coast. Transportation

10 Trends Refrigerated Trucking Should Keep an Eye On in 2019

United World Transporation

Refrigerated trucking is an industry which is changing and growing very quickly year after year. Here we provide you with our top 10 trends that you should be looking out for in 2019 in the refrigerated trucking industry. The post 10 Trends Refrigerated Trucking Should Keep an Eye On in 2019 appeared first on United World Transportation. Refrigerated transportation Trucking Industry Statistics

ONE Further Expands Refrigerated Container Fleet

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MSC adds 5,000 refrigerated containers to ocean fleet

DC Velocity

Shipping line sees growth in import and export of fruit and other perishable cargo. Transportation

TIP to deploy Dearman's zero-emissions refrigeration system

Refrigerated Transporter

Dearman and TIP Netherlands recently teamed up to deploy—alongside TIP’s regular fleet of refrigerated trailers—Dearman’s liquid nitrogen-powered transport refrigeration units in trailers leased by TIP to leading fleet operators.

DeCleene Truck Refrigeration & Trailer Sales hits 50-year mark

Refrigerated Transporter

DeCleene Truck Refrigeration & Trailer Sales (DTR) is commemorating its golden anniversary and 35 years Carrier Transicold dealer with a series of celebrations.

ONE Further Expands Refrigerated Container Fleet

Logistics Manager

In 2019 so far, the growth in global refrigerated container trade has outperformed the growth in global container trade and ONE expects the growth momentum to be maintained for remaining months of the year.

Dry van trucking vs. refrigerated shipping and flatbed trucks.

Freightquote

Each method of freight transportation comes with advantages and challenges that impact both shippers and carriers who are hauling the freight. Learn more

The Role of Blockchain Technology in Refrigerated Transportation Supply Chain

United World Transporation

Thus, it brings us to the aim of this blog: what is the role of blockchain technology in the refrigeration transportation supply industry? How is blockchain technology impacting the refrigerated transportation supply chain? What is the role of blockchain technology in the refrigeration transportation supply industry? Two main problems blockchain technology can potentially address in the refrigerated transportation supply industry.

Efficient Refrigerated Containers

Logistics Business Magazine

B&H Logistik transports refrigerated containers for the pharmaceutical, chemical and food industry customers, where maintaining the cold chain is vital for the integrity and quality of the transported goods.

PolyVan introduces new line of refrigerated truck bodies

Refrigerated Transporter

PolyVan, a European Van Company brand that manufactures truck body kits for refrigerated and deepfreeze transport, recently introduced a new line of FrigoBoxL truck bodies it says are designed for professionals seeking an ultra-light aesthetic qualit

Monterey Logistics rebrands as Premier Refrigerated Transport

Refrigerated Transporter

After 34 years in business, Monterey Mushrooms’ transportation division recently changed its name to Premier Refrigerated Transport. “We We are the same company and people, but now we have a new updated name and look that reflects where we are headed

Hultsteins: Diesel-free refrigeration is here to stay

Refrigerated Transporter

The Hultsteins and Cold Connect team recently showed a range of environmentally sustainable diesel-free systems they say sets a new standard in low-cost, high-performance transport refrigeration.

Port of Oakland refrigerated exports jump 20 percent in past year

Logistics Management

Refrigerated export volume has grown 20 percent here in the past year, the Port of Oakland said today. The increase could indicate that the Port’s strategic bet on temperature-controlled cargo is paying off

Risk Factors and Loss Prevention for Refrigerated Cherry Transport

United World Transporation

Like most other produce shipments, they require continuous circulating air within a refrigerated trailer. Packaging materials and refrigerated trailers must be clean before loading. The post Risk Factors and Loss Prevention for Refrigerated Cherry Transport appeared first on United World Transportation. The Pacific Northwest cherry season is set to begin with harvesting happening mid-June. The 2018 Northwest cherry crop totaled about 25.6

Infinity Transportation gains productivity with the latest in refrigerated domestic intermodal equipment

Refrigerated Transporter

OVER the past four years, Infinity Transportation Logistics has built steady success as a provider of expedited refrigerated door-to-door intermodal service. Using 53-ft domestic refrigerated con

Refrigerated Shipping Trailers: 7 Facts

PLS Logistics

In 1939, a patent was acquired by Jones and Joe Numero for a vehicle air-conditioning system, the Thermo King, which helped launch the refrigerated shipping industry. Thermo Control Company was the first manufacturer of refrigerated trucks. An American inventor, Fred Jones , developed the first automated cooling system designed for shipping trailers.

Carrier Transicold Introduces Wireless Container Refrigeration Controller

Logistics Manager

Shipping line personnel can now monitor and access container refrigeration unit operations from a smartphone or tablet with Carrier Transicold’s new Micro-Link 5 controller. The post Carrier Transicold Introduces Wireless Container Refrigeration Controller appeared first on Logistics Manager.

Carrier Transicold Introduces Wireless Container Refrigeration Controller – Logistics Manager

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Carrier Transicold Introduces Wireless Container Refrigeration Controller Shipping line personnel can now monitor and access container refrigeration unit operations from a smartphone or tablet… The post Carrier Transicold Introduces Wireless Container Refrigeration Controller – Logistics Manager appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Wabash National’s Supreme Adds Gruau’s Refrigerated Inserts

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Supreme, a Wabash National company, said it added Gruau refrigerated inserts to its upfit… The post Wabash National’s Supreme Adds Gruau’s Refrigerated Inserts appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. [Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.]

ONE Further Expands Refrigerated Container Fleet – Logistics Manager

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ONE Further Expands Refrigerated Container Fleet Ocean Network Express (ONE) is expanding its current refrigerated container (reefer) fleet of 240,000 TEU by adding another… The post ONE Further Expands Refrigerated Container Fleet – Logistics Manager appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Nagel-Group testing Mercedes-Benz eActros refrigerated truck

Refrigerated Transporter

Mercedes-Benz Trucks recently rounded out its eActros “Innovation Fleet,” sending the 10th and final fully electric heavy-duty eActros truck to Hamburg, Germany food logistics specialist Nagel-Group, which will test the truck while delivering refrige

Transport Refrigeration Specialist Launches Connectivity Tech

Logistics Business Magazine

Temperature control specialist Thermo King has launched the TK BlueBox connectivity technology to its T-Series range of self-powered transport refrigeration units. The post Transport Refrigeration Specialist Launches Connectivity Tech appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

Thermo King and Frigoblock Discuss Future of Refrigerated Transport

Logistics Business Magazine

Ingersoll Rand-owned brands Thermo King and Frigoblock will discuss the future of refrigerated transport at a conference organised by the Cold Chain Federation in Birmingham, UK, on September 12.

Refrigerated Transport: Multi-Temperature Safety Considerations

West Coast and California Logistics

“Can you transport products with different temperatures together and do it safely

Refrigerated Logistics Delivers More Online Groceries to Consumers’ Doorsteps

Food Logistics

Cold chain management expertise critical as the food chain expands

Engineless Refrigeration Systems Boost UK Food Wholesaler

Logistics Business Magazine

In a move designed to improve the sustainability of its commercial vehicle fleet, Gloucestershire-based Creed Foodservice has specified its first Carrier Transicold ICELAND TWINCOOL engineless refrigeration systems for 12 new DAF LF rigid trucks.

Hapag-Lloyd Orders 3,700 Refrigerated Containers from Maersk

Food Logistics

Hapag-Lloyd has made the purchase to be more sustainable, and is the first carrier to widely deploy the environmentally-friendly low Global Warming Potential (GWP) R513A refrigerant blend recently introduced by Maersk