Archive for the ‘Reefer Containers’ Category

Crowley Adds 400 New Refrigerated Containers to its fleet just in time for Peak Reefer Cargo Season

Crowley Adds 400 New Refrigerated Containers to its fleet just in time for Peak Reefer Cargo Season
.. (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; Dec. 6, 2018) ­– Crowley Logistics has added 400 new refrigerated (reefer) cargo containers to its industry-leading equipment fleet just in time for the peak perishables shipping season beginning in Central America. The additional units, all 40-foot-long, high cubes built...
December 6th, 2018 | Logistics, Markets, News, Reefer Containers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daikin Reefer – 50 years of innovation

Daikin Reefer – 50 years of innovation
Shin Funuta Daikin Reefer has been central to the evolution of the refrigerated container market since the very beginning, becoming one of the first major manufacturers in 1968. As global populations and average salaries grow, and free trade agreements enable products to be transported between more...
October 25th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Technical, Technology | Read More

MSC Orders 5,000 Carrier XtendFRESH Systems for Perishable Shipments

MSC Orders 5,000 Carrier XtendFRESH Systems for Perishable Shipments
The largest order of refrigerated containers featuring Carrier Transicold’s XtendFRESH controlled-atmosphere technology is being fulfilled for MSC. MSC Enhancing Perishable Commodity Shipping with Record Order of 5,000 Carrier Transicold XtendFRESH™ Systems Containers leased through SeaCube and...
October 23rd, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Technical, Technology | Read More

Daikin Reefer celebrates 50 years of Market – leading reefer innovation

Daikin Reefer celebrates 50 years of Market – leading reefer innovation
Shin Furuta, President, Daikin Reefer, With quality and reliability at its core, Daikin Reefer continues to push the boundaries of reefer technology OSAKA, 27 September 2018: Daikin Reefer, a leading global supplier of container refrigeration equipment, is this month officially celebrating its 50th...
September 27th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Events, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Technical, Technology | Read More

Could multimodality and reefer technology help soften the blows between shippers and carriers at Cool Logistics Global?

Could multimodality and reefer technology help soften the blows between shippers and carriers at Cool Logistics Global?
.. 10th Cool Logistics Global 2-4 October 2018 Crowne Plaza Antwerp, Belgium www.coollogisticsglobal.com Could multimodality and reefer technology help soften the blows between shippers and carriers at Cool Logistics Global? Eric Legros of CMA CGM, one of the world’s biggest shipping lines, will...
August 23rd, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Logistics, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More

Thermo King and Frigoblock Envision the City of the Future at the 2018 IAA Show in Hannover, Germany

Thermo King and Frigoblock Envision the City of the Future  at the 2018 IAA Show in Hannover, Germany
New electric, hybrid and other low-emission diesel alternatives to highlight the transport refrigeration portfolio of the future, available today Brussels, Aug. xx, 2018 – Transportation solution businesses Thermo King and Frigoblock of Ingersoll Rand, a world leader in creating comfortable,...
August 20th, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Technical, Technology | Read More

Can ocean freight deliver demand for higher quality perishable products?

Can ocean freight deliver demand for higher quality perishable products?
… Shippers will call on carriers at the 10th Cool Logistics Conference & Exhibition in Antwerp this October to work with them for better solutions to raise product quality in the cold chain LONDON, 20.07.2018 – Worry that the current cost structure of the shipping industry is forcing...
July 20th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More

Evergreen Line Renews Investment in Carrier Transicold PrimeLINE® System with 3,000-Unit Order

Evergreen Line Renews Investment in Carrier Transicold PrimeLINE® System with 3,000-Unit Order
… SINGAPORE, July 2, 2018 – As one of the world’s leading shipping lines, Evergreen Line, is enhancing its operations with 3,000 containers refrigerated by Carrier Transicold PrimeLINE® units, chosen for their refrigeration performance and power efficiency. Carrier Transicold is part of...
July 2nd, 2018 | Containers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Technical, Technology | Read More

Chiquita stays fresh with 2500 energy-efficient reefer containers from Maersk Container Industry

Chiquita stays fresh with 2500 energy-efficient reefer containers from Maersk Container Industry
Chiquita is bolstering its fleet of Star Cool Integrated containers and adding more Controlled Atmosphere systems. Dedicated to creating more sustainable shipping practices, the world-renowned banana producer is further bolstering its fleet of Star Cool Integrated™ containers and adding more controlled...
April 4th, 2018 | Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Technical, Technology | Read More

Carrier Transicold Showcasing Technology at Fruit Logistica

Carrier Transicold Showcasing Technology at Fruit Logistica
Carrier Transicold will showcase its innovative XtendFRESH™ system at Fruit Logistica. Carrier Transicold Container Refrigeration Solutions at Fruit Logistica for First Time Berlin ExpoCenter City, Stand D-12, Hall 26 SINGAPORE, Jan. 22, 2018 – Container refrigeration innovator Carrier Transicold...
January 22nd, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Markets, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More

Thermo King and Frigoblock at Solutrans

Thermo King and Frigoblock at Solutrans
… Thermo King Introduces Innovative SLXi Hybrid Trailer Refrigeration Units New hybrid technology turns concept into reality and combines expertise from Thermo King and Frigoblock for sustainable and cost effective urban and long-haul refrigerated transport Brussels, Nov. 21, 2017 –Thermo King®,...
December 1st, 2017 | Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More

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