Archive for the ‘Reefer Containers’ Category

Hapag-Lloyd adds low-carbon refrigerant containers from Maersk Container Industry

Hapag-Lloyd adds low-carbon refrigerant containers from Maersk Container Industry
Niklas Ohling The company invests in 1,000 Star Cool Integrated™ containers chilled by the environmentally friendly R513A refrigerant system. To maintain and expand its container fleet, Hapag-Lloyd, a global container line, has purchased 3,700 Star Cool Integrated™ containers as part of their recent...
November 21st, 2017 | Containers, Emissions, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Reefer Containers, Technical, Technology | Read More

The BDI@1,405: a controlled correction…?

The BDI@1,405: a controlled correction…?
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) and in general the markets do not surprise us at all with their performance and behaviour so far needless to say their volatility; the Geopolitics are so perplexed and enigmatic that either you consult …the oracle or use your own shipping business intuition...
October 6th, 2017 | Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, Military, Oil Industry, Organisations, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Africa Express Line advances energy efficiency with new order for Star Cool containers

Africa Express Line advances energy efficiency with new order for Star Cool containers
Star Cool Controlled Atmosphere offers high energy efficiency and effective care of perishables The shipping line aims to reduce operating costs and meet sustainability objectives through energy efficiency, effective cargo control and cold chain transparency. Africa Express Line Ltd (AEL) is expanding...
October 3rd, 2017 | Containers, Emissions, Environment, Markets, News, Reefer Containers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The BDI@1,328: learning to operate in turbulent waters

The BDI@1,328: learning to operate in turbulent waters
John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost another 28 points since last Friday and now stands at 1,328 points; Geopolitics continue to get sour on all fronts everywhere on Planet Ocean. John Faraclas’ daily recap: The Capers lost 67 points with the BCI now reading 2,671 points… The Panamaxes’...
October 2nd, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Banking, Container shipping, Containers, Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, European Union, Gas, Insight, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, LPG, Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Thermo King Professor Kool best practice videos unveil expert insights on the refrigeration units’ operations

Thermo King Professor Kool best practice videos unveil expert insights on the refrigeration units’ operations
Videos help fleet operators and drivers gain better understanding of refrigeration units and effective transport operations Brussels, September 19, 2017 –Thermo King®, a manufacturer of transport temperature control solutions for a variety of mobile applications and a brand of Ingersoll Rand, launched...
September 19th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Technical, Technology | Read More

Daikin to boost Active CA uptake with appointment of Ah Huat Goh

Daikin to boost Active CA uptake with appointment of Ah Huat Goh
New hire with significant experience of controlled atmosphere technology illustrates commitment to DAIKIN Active CA, and new approach to cargo care OSAKA, 14 September 2017: Daikin Reefer, a leading global supplier of container refrigeration equipment, announced today that it has appointed Mr Ah Huat...
September 14th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Technical, Technology | Read More

Chilling revelations to be made at Cool logistics Asia in Hong Kong next month

Chilling revelations to be made at Cool logistics Asia in Hong Kong next month
Alex von Stempel Chinese consumption continues to drive fresh produce import growth. But can the logistics industry rest on its laurels?   HONG KONG, 14.08.2017 – According To Andrew Tilton of Goldman Sachs, mid-year economic projection for China points towards continued growth in consumption...
August 14th, 2017 | Associations, Logistics, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More

Cool Logistics Asia returns with new format

Cool Logistics Asia returns with new format
     Co-located with This year, Cool Logistics Asia has a changed format. The event will be held on the floor of the Asia Fruit Logistica Exhibition. For the first time Cool Logistics Asia will be held across three days. This will provide visitors...
August 8th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More

Carrier Transicold Sensor Calibration helps shippers of Pharmaceuticals

Carrier Transicold Sensor Calibration helps shippers of Pharmaceuticals
PrimeLINE with Calibration for GDP SINGAPORE, Aug. 7, 2017 – Compliance with Good Distribution Practice (GDP) guidelines for the transport of pharmaceutical and biomedical products is improved with Carrier Transicold’s new temperature sensor calibration capability for its PrimeLINE® container...
August 7th, 2017 | Containers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Technical, Technology | Read More

New speakers for Cool Logistics Asia Seminars, 6-8 September, 2017

New speakers for Cool Logistics Asia Seminars, 6-8 September, 2017
Alex von Stempel HONG KONG, 27.07.2017 – Angelina Lei, Customer Service Director at Hongkong International Terminals; Tarun Arora, Director, Finance and Operations, IG International; and Natasha Solano, Global Business Development Manager Perishables Logistics, Kuehne + Nagel N.V. will join the...
July 27th, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Logistics, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Intermodal Europe 2017 – Forecast for 2018

Intermodal Europe 2017 – Forecast for 2018
Sophie Ahmed The Container Shipping Industry Gathers to Forecast for 2018 After a period of significant change, the container shipping industry is now moving towards a state of stability and growth. Although there are still some key challenges to be faced in the coming months, the industry is showing...
July 11th, 2017 | Associations, Automobiles, Containers, Cruise Ferry, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, International Chamber of Shipping, International Shipping Federation, Intertanko, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Short-sea shipping, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Brexit or dog’s breakfast? Maersk recovery from cyber attack continues and other stories

Brexit or dog’s breakfast? Maersk recovery from cyber attack continues and other stories
The Cool Logistician   Handpicked perishables supply chain news, straight to your inbox Will Waters | Thursday, 29 June 2017 Bookings for container line now possible via EDI and INTTRA, cargo in transit being offloaded as planned, but Damco has limited access to certain systems Maersk says it...
June 30th, 2017 | Communication, Markets, Press and Media, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Reports | Read More

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