Vehicle Refrigeration

Calsen Baltic Eutectic System on Transporter

Transport Refrigeration technology has relied upon a slow rate of evolution in recent years, rather than a revolution in thinking.  Green issues have brought the spotlight down on new technology that could change the way that our cold chain industry operates when on the road. Most UK refrigerated vehicles use diesel engines to power a […]

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Refrigeration Feature – Cool Operators – Issue 128 – Subscribers Only

Somers’ ‘Direct Air Cover’ now for Carrier as well as GAH and Hubbard Units

The long-term prospect for the refrigerated vehicles market is positive, despite the gloomy general economic outlook.  This is thanks to stricter regulations and increasing domestic deliveries. We look at the industry and some of the key players.According to a recent report by Technavio, the number of temperature controlled vehicles in the UK is set to […]

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Saving COLD, Hard Cash | Refrigeration Feature | October 2011

Paneltex designed 13.6m double deck, multi-compartment reefer trailer, built for Ocado. The twin compartment double deck trailer can hold enough products to supply over 300 home delivery customers, as the trailer transports the equivalent of 12 ‘van loads’ of product

The drive to be seen to be green is at its strongest in the temperature controlled distribution industry – with customers such as the corporately aware supermarkets this is of little surprise.  The focus on footprints has led to a number of new systems from the refrigeration unit makers and van converters that boast impeccable […]

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