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Maersk Container Industry launches energy meter to power cold chain transparency in Star Cool containers

Maersk Container Industry launches energy meter to power cold chain transparency in Star Cool containers
Catja Hjorth Rasmussen Star Cool™ refrigerated containers are now fitted with a new embedded digital feature that offers visibility and precise knowledge of actual energy consumption. To provide transparency into actual energy consumption throughout the transportation window, over land and sea, Maersk...
June 13th, 2017 | Consumers Market, Containers, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, News, Reefer Containers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Maersk’s plan for cold chain transparency

Maersk’s plan for cold chain transparency
  The Cool Logistician Handpicked perishables supply chain news, straight to your inbox Published by Cool Logistics 26 May 2017 Read paper → Trade & commodities, Coldchain, Technology, Trends Here’s the latest from Cool...
May 26th, 2017 | Reefer Containers | Read More

ORBCOMM partners with Vobal Technologies to enable refrigerated container management at sea

ORBCOMM partners with Vobal Technologies to enable refrigerated container management at sea
Technology partnership enables shipping lines to equip vessels with low-cost GSM architecture for wireless monitoring and control of smart containers and cargo throughout the supply chain Rochelle Park, NJ, May 23, 2017 – ORBCOMM Inc. (Nasdaq: ORBC), a leading global provider of Machine-to-Machine...
May 23rd, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Technical, Technology | Read More

General cargo leads Marseille Fos Q1 results

General cargo leads Marseille Fos Q1 results
Marseilles passenger terminal – picture credits Anny Zade First-quarter cargo throughput at leading French port Marseille Fos was marked by strong growth in general cargo – container, ro-ro and conventional traffic – which totalled 4.98 million tonnes for an 11% increase on January-March last...
May 12th, 2017 | Automobiles, Automobiles, Car trade, Coastal Shipping, Container shipping, Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Gas, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, LPG, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Oil Industry, Ports & Terminals, Reefer Containers, Reports, Statistics, Tankers | Read More

Thermo King Recognizes 2016 Dealership Excellence

Thermo King Recognizes 2016 Dealership Excellence
l to r: Claudio Zanframundo, Regional Director, South-West Europe Thermo King; Ray Pittard, President Thermo King North America and Europe, Middle East and Adrica; Salvador Rigol, Frigicoll; Karin De Bondt, Vice President and General Manager Thermo King Truck, Trailer and Bus in Europe, Middle East and...
April 5th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Technology | Read More

The BDI moves upwards; geopolitics are though sour and the ….crossing of Europe begins

The BDI moves upwards; geopolitics are though sour and the ….crossing of Europe begins
Daybrake start… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed 42 points higher since last Friday the 24th of March at 1,282 points. Geopolitics though continue to be marred by uncertainty and AllAboutShipping’s London team begins a short crossing to Europe from London down to Athens via France and Italy...
March 27th, 2017 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Logistics, Markets, News, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Reefer Containers, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Tourism, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Maersk Container Industry launches enhanced reefer container system…

Maersk Container Industry launches enhanced reefer container system…
Maersk Container Industry reefer container with CATM (Controlled Atmosphere) Maersk Container Industry launches enhanced reefer container system for cost-effective ocean transport of high-value fresh produce Star Cool CA+™ builds on MCI’s leading controlled atmosphere technology to open up a cost-effective...
March 23rd, 2017 | Containers, Reefer Containers | Read More

Thermo King introduces new All-Electric, Zero-Emission B-100 30 refrigeration unit

Thermo King introduces new All-Electric, Zero-Emission B-100 30 refrigeration unit
Thermo King B 100 Van Thermo King Introduces New All-Electric, Zero-Emission B-100 30 Refrigeration Unit for Small Trucks and Vans The new B-100 30 unit features an added electric heating option and provides top performance to the “last mile” delivery applications. Brussels, March 20, 2017 – Thermo...
March 20th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Technical, Technology | Read More

Brexit is around the corner and the cold chain must be ready

Brexit is around the corner and the cold chain must be ready
Brexit bill paves the way for EU, UK negotiation Yesterday, the British government passed the Brexit bill by 274 votes to 118. With negotiations expected at the end of the month, the time has come for all industries likely to be affected to begin putting plans in place. In two weeks time, the perishable...
March 14th, 2017 | Containers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More

Thermo King and FRIGOBLOCK to Showcase Transport Refrigeration Solutions for Today and Tomorrow at CV Show 2017 in Birmingham

Thermo King and FRIGOBLOCK to Showcase Transport Refrigeration Solutions for Today and Tomorrow at CV Show 2017 in Birmingham
Thermo King Hybrid Concept Full portfolio of diesel, hybrid and zero-emission, all-electric units to suit all transport refrigeration applications and UK premiere of the new SLXi trailer range Brussels, Mar. 14, 2017 – Transportation solution businesses Thermo King and FRIGOBLOCK of Ingersoll Rand,...
March 14th, 2017 | Reefer Containers, Technical, Technology | Read More

Maersk Line Orders Carrier NaturaLINE Container Refrigeration Units

Maersk Line Orders Carrier NaturaLINE Container Refrigeration Units
Maersk Line advances its sustainability initiatives with natural-refrigerant based NaturaLINE units from Carrier Transicold. 100 NaturaLINE® units ordered for operational testing SINGAPORE, March 8, 2017 – Striving to further reduce the environmental impact of its global shipping operations, Maersk...
March 8th, 2017 | Containers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More

The BDI@946, a foregone conclusion…

The BDI@946, a foregone conclusion…
John Faraclas Another day and week of falling Dry Market and Geopolitical chaos engulfing us all; few had got the message right. John Faraclas’ weekly recap: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed down today at 946 points, down 20 since yesterday and 144 since last Friday the 9th of December –  a...
December 16th, 2016 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Environment, European Union, HR, LNG, LPG, Markets, Military, News, Reefer Containers, Reports, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

India Pilot study shows how the Cold Chain can help reduce food loss and carbon emissions

India Pilot study shows how the Cold Chain can help reduce food loss and carbon emissions
Supply chain profits increase; food loss cut 76 percent and CO2E emissions 16 percent SINGAPORE, Dec. 2, 2016 — Investment in the cold chain – specifically pre-cooling and transport refrigeration equipment – can reduce food loss by 76 percent and carbon dioxide equivalent emissions (CO2E) by 16...
December 3rd, 2016 | Food and Drink, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Technical, Technology | Read More

Thermo King to Address Customer Needs for Marine Temperature Control Technologies at the Intermodal Europe Show

Thermo King to Address Customer Needs for Marine Temperature Control Technologies at the Intermodal Europe Show
A Thermo King container Case studies from marine and intermodal applications from around the world, new app for AFAM+ air management technology and refrigerant choices to highlight the Thermo King stand.   Brussels, Oct. 26, 2016 – Thermo King, a manufacturer of transport temperature control solutions...
October 31st, 2016 | Containers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers | Read More

Daikin Reefer opens first-ever official spare parts center In Dubai

Daikin Reefer opens first-ever official spare parts center In Dubai
New center will enable a rapid, localized spare parts service for Egypt, Djibouti, and the Middle Eastern countries Osaka, Japan – 27 September 2016: Daikin Reefer, a leading global supplier of container refrigeration equipment, today announced the opening of a new spare parts center in Dubai –...
September 27th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Technical, Technology | Read More

Clouds and silver linings at the 2nd Cool Logistics Asia

Clouds and silver linings at the 2nd Cool Logistics Asia
Amidst fears of choppy waters ahead for perishable logistics, high calibre delegates from more than 20 countries gathered at the 2nd Cool Logistics Asia Conference in Hong Kong this September. Conference director Alex von Stempel reflects on the debate. BERLIN/HONG KONG 22.09.2016 – Delegates...
September 22nd, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More

Introducing the latest reefer research report from Drewry

Introducing the latest reefer research report from Drewry
        Drewry Reefer Shipping Market Review and Forecast 2016/17 Drewry Maritime Research, in conjunction with Sextant Consultancy, have just published their latest Annual Reefer Shipping Market Review and Forecast 2016/17,that provides a complete review of the industry whilst...
September 22nd, 2016 | Food and Drink, Markets, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Reports | Read More

Thermo King Set to Innovate at the 2016 IAA Commercial Vehicles Show in Hannover, Germany

Thermo King Set to Innovate at the 2016 IAA Commercial Vehicles Show in Hannover, Germany
Bringing future of the transport refrigeration, today Brussels,  Jul. 28, 2016 – Transportation solution businesses Thermo King and FRIGOBLOCK of Ingersoll Rand, a world leader in creating comfortable, sustainable and efficient environments, will welcome visitors at the booth #C05, in Hall...
July 28th, 2016 | Containers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Technical, Technology | Read More

Cool Logistics rings the changes

Cool Logistics rings the changes
Alex von Stempel Straightline Aviation, World Food Logistics and Bonita Europe are the three latest companies to develop their visions for a bright new logistics reality at Cool Logistics Global LONDON, 04.07.2016 – Following the momentous decision of the British electorate to leave the EU, the...
July 4th, 2016 | Associations, Automobiles, Containers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Rail, Reefer Containers, Rowing, Technical, Technology | Read More

Cool Logistics, innovative topics: New box technology display and new speakers

Cool Logistics, innovative topics: New box technology display and new speakers
    NEW SPEAKERS INCLUDE   Kevin Bragg Managing Director,  Bonita Europe   Mark Dorey Chief Operating Officer,  Straightline Aviation   Julie Hanson Director, European Division,  Global Cold Chain Alliance   Clemens...
June 23rd, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Food and Drink, Markets, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More

From farm to fork – Meet the perishable supply chain

From farm to fork – Meet the perishable supply chain
  8th Cool Logistics Global Conference: 27-28 Sept 2016, Park Hotel, Bremen, Germany How will the expansion of the Panama & Suez canal effect traditional shipping routes? Keynote speaker Thorsten Haeser, Chief Commercial Officer...
June 2nd, 2016 | Associations, Containers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Food and Drink, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Crashing through the cross-dock

Crashing through the cross-dock
Changing role of ports, terminals and cold stores in perishable supply chains to be explored at Cool Global 2016; FEPORT, Drewry and Kuehne + Nagel newly confirmed to speak LONDON, 19.05.2016 – As gateways or guardians of the supply chain, ports, terminals and cold stores have an increasingly...
May 19th, 2016 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Logistics, Markets, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More

Container shipping shake-up takes centre stage at 2nd Cool Logistics Asia conference

Container shipping shake-up takes centre stage at 2nd Cool Logistics Asia conference
COSCO joins Maersk, Seabury and APM Terminals at 2nd Cool Logistics Asia conference to assess the changing face of container shipping and impact for regional perishable trades HONG KONG, 28.04.2016 – Turbulent changes in container shipping are likely to rebound on global and regional perishable...
April 28th, 2016 | Associations, Canals, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Rail, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More

Thermo King Introduces New V-200s Series

Thermo King Introduces New V-200s Series
Thermo King V-200s Thermo King Introduces New V-200s Series of Compact and Powerful Refrigeration Units for Small Delivery Vans and Trucks The design of the new vehicle-powered V-200s units enables increased payload capacities while maintaining high performance for delivery vehicles Brussels,  Apr....
April 26th, 2016 | Land Trasnport, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Technical, Technology | Read More

North P&I Club warns shipowners of the risks of reduced generator capacity

North P&I Club warns shipowners of the risks of reduced generator capacity
Colin Gillespie North P&I Club is advising its members to be aware of the potentially severe consequences of poorly maintained or overloaded on-board generators being unable to meet the electrical demands of ships at sea. The warning comes in the latest issue of the club’s loss prevention newsletter Signals. According...
April 8th, 2016 | Claims, Health and Safety, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, P and I Clubs, Reefer Containers, Safety and Security | Read More