Archive for the ‘Reefer Containers’ Category

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

Thermo King ThermoLite Solar Panels for Continuous Charging and Extended Refrigeration Units’ Battery Life

Thermo King ThermoLite Solar Panels for Continuous Charging and Extended Refrigeration Units’ Battery Life
Thermo King ThermoLite Solar Panel. New Thermo King solar panel charging system is optimised to offset auxiliary loads as well as minimize battery failures, which can equate to the cost of a solar installation.  Brussels, Mar. 23, 2016 – Thermo King,  a manufacturer of transport temperature control...
March 23rd, 2016 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Technical, Technology | Read More

IDENTEC SOLUTIONS secures NavisReady validation for CTAS Reefer 7.4 system with Navis N4 2.6

IDENTEC SOLUTIONS secures NavisReady validation for CTAS Reefer 7.4 system with Navis N4 2.6
        LUSTENAU, AUSTRIA – 16.02.2016– NavisReady validation ensures that IDENTEC SOLUTIONS’ wireless remote refrigerated container monitoring system is compatible with the Navis N4 2.6 terminal operating system Port and container terminal process automation specialist IDENTEC...
March 16th, 2016 | IT and Communications, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Reefer Containers, Technical, Technology | Read More

Maersk Container Industry Develops Reefer Solution to Save Container Operators Millions

Maersk Container Industry Develops Reefer Solution to Save Container Operators Millions
Energy consumption is halved whilst still preserving produce quality during transport with the latest software release for Star Cool refrigeration units. The update has solved a technological challenge long thought impossible. The StarConomy reefer control software designed by Maersk Container Industry...
March 2nd, 2016 | Energy, IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Technology | Read More

The attractive low BDI now makes waves…

The attractive low BDI now makes waves…
John Faraclas Amidst the economic and geopolitical turmoil one should not lose the appetite for gains; John Faraclas explains: With plus four points, the BDI at 322 is more than an attractive component to invest if you are capable these turbulent days the world of trade and transport lives! The Capers...
February 24th, 2016 | Academia, Associations, Canals, Comment, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Featured, Holidays, HR, Immigration, Inland Waterways, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, Markets, Military, Mining, News, Oil Industry, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Shipmanagement, Shipping Indices, Short-sea shipping, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Tourism, Trade and Commerce | Read More

At 318 the BDI continues to be an attractive component for shipping investments…

At 318 the BDI continues to be an attractive component for shipping investments…
John Faraclas At 318 the BDI continues to be an attractive component for shipping investments… John Faraclas’ antilog position: With just two point up due to the BSI 12 points plus since yesterday, the BDI as the title indicates an “attractiveness” for good shipping investments, given the...
February 23rd, 2016 | Chartering, Comment, Dry Bulkcarriers, Immigration, Markets, Oil Industry, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Thermo King Cools the Innovative DHL ‘Double Decker High-Loader’…

Thermo King Cools the Innovative DHL ‘Double Decker High-Loader’…
DHL double decker high loader Thermo King Cools the Innovative DHL ‘Double Decker High-Loader’ Airline Catering Concept Truck Thermo King has been part of the collaborative project for developing the new DHL concept airside catering truck now being tested at London Heathrow airport Brussels,...
February 16th, 2016 | Airline Industry, Aviation, Containers, Food and Drink, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Technical, Technology | Read More

COA Presentation and “Welcome to Shanghai” Reception 21 March 2016

COA Presentation and “Welcome to Shanghai” Reception 21 March 2016
COA Presentation and “Welcome to Shanghai” Reception Monday 21 March 2016 (3:30pm to 7:30pm) Marriott Luwan Hotel, Shanghai On Monday 21 March 2016 the Container Owners Association will be organising an Industry Meeting, at which Members can hear about, and discuss, the COA’s...
February 10th, 2016 | Associations, Containers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Markets, Press and Media, Reefer Containers | Read More

Asian consumers expect speed, quality and safety – cold chain reliability matters more than ever

                      AVE THE DATE:      2nd Cool Logistics Asia Conference: 7 Sept 2016, AsiaWorld-Expo, Hong Kong “The Cool Logistics Asia 2015 conference provided new insights on the cold...
February 10th, 2016 | Associations, Containers, Logistics, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Reefer Containers | Read More

Hapag-Lloyd Enhances Fleet with Carrier Transicold XtendFRESH System

Hapag-Lloyd Enhances Fleet with Carrier Transicold XtendFRESH System
Some of Hapag-Lloyd’s new refrigerated containers featuring controlled-atmosphere technology provided by Carrier Transicold’s XtendFRESH system. SYRACUSE, N.Y.,  Feb. 2, 2016 – Enhancing its capabilities for shipping perishable goods, global container shipping line Hapag-Lloyd recently added...
February 2nd, 2016 | Containers, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Technical, Technology | Read More

Call to Action for “Age of Food Efficiency” Delivered at Carrier’s World…

Call to Action for “Age of Food Efficiency” Delivered at Carrier’s World…
David Appel, president, Carrier Transicold & Refrigeration Systems, addresses the World Cold Chain Summit delegation in Singapore. Call to Action for “Age of Food Efficiency” Delivered at Carrier’s World Cold Chain Summit to Reduce Food Waste Greenhouse gas emissions associated with food...
January 7th, 2016 | Consumers Market, Containers, Corporate Social Responsibility, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Food and Drink, Markets, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More

Crowley adds 400 reefers in time for peak season

Crowley adds 400 reefers in time for peak season
Crowley Adds 400 Refrigerated Containers to its Equipment Fleet, Just in Time for Peak Reefer Shipping Season (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; Dec. 7, 2015) – Crowley Maritime Corporation’s liner services group has added 400 new refrigerated (reefer) cargo containers to top off its industry-leading fleet...
December 7th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Consumers Market, Containers, Food and Drink, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Markets, Reefer Containers | Read More

Thermo King Launches TracKing – Marine Gensets Telematics Solution

Thermo King Launches TracKing – Marine Gensets Telematics Solution
New marine telematics technology uses the power of data to offer shippers peace of mind and competitive edge Brussels, Nov. 17, 2015 – At the Intermodal Europe show in Hamburg, Germany,  Thermo King,  a manufacturer of transport temperature control solutions for a variety of mobile applications...
November 17th, 2015 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Technical, Technology | Read More

Maersk Container Industry Delivers First Star Cool Reefer Containers from New Factory in Chile

Maersk Container Industry Delivers First Star Cool Reefer Containers from New Factory in Chile
San Antonio, Chile World trade in perishable foods turns a page as Maersk Container Industry (MCI), an independent business unit in the Maersk Group conglomerate, today announced that it has begun production of the first refrigerated containers and Star Cool refrigeration machines built in South America...
November 12th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Consumers Market, Containers, Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Reefer Containers | Read More

Read the Latest issue of ContainerLINE from Carrier Transicold

Read the Latest issue of ContainerLINE from Carrier Transicold
We’re pleased to report that the latest issue of Carrier Transicold’s ContainerLINE magazine has been published and is now available online.  In addition to reviewing the latest Carrier Transicold equipment acquisitions by Maersk Line and Hamburg Süd, the issue introduces Eduardo Kerbel, Ph.D.,...
November 10th, 2015 | Containers, Markets, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Maersk Line Adds 12, 900 PrimeLINE® Units from Carrier Transicold

Maersk Line Adds 12, 900 PrimeLINE® Units from Carrier Transicold
Maersk Line PrimeLINE Units SYRACUSE, N.Y.,  Oct. 20, 2015 – Helping to improve the overall energy efficiency of its world-class refrigerated container operations, Maersk Line is adding 12, 900 Carrier Transicold PrimeLINE® container refrigeration units to its fleet. Carrier Transicold is a part...
October 20th, 2015 | Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Technical, Technology | Read More

Global Economy and shipping markets drop further; geopolitics in a mess!

Global Economy and shipping markets drop further; geopolitics in a mess!
John N. Faraclas Our forty-second weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, tonight Friday the 16th of October 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in London. The BDI, the Baltic Dry Index, closed down...
October 16th, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Chartering, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, European Union, Gas, Gas Carriers, LNG, LPG, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Organisations, Politics and Government, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Carrier Discusses Lower GWP Refrigerants at White House Roundtable

Carrier Discusses Lower GWP Refrigerants at White House Roundtable
Carrier Makes Progress in Lower Global Warming Potential Refrigerants Across the Cold Chain Representatives participate in White House Roundtable on HFCs WASHINGTON, D.C.,  Oct. 15, 2015 – Against the backdrop of World Food Day and building on a commitment made one year ago to pursue low Global...
October 15th, 2015 | Energy, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More

Cold chain innovation; a hot topic at Intermodal Europe 2015

Cold chain innovation; a hot topic at Intermodal Europe 2015
The world’s growing appetite for food and drink, as well as many other temperature sensitive products such as photographic film, chemicals and pharmaceutical drugs, has increased the need for more efficient and ecological methods of storage and shipping in the cold store chain sector. From the effects...
October 14th, 2015 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Fishing Trawlers, Liner Shipping and Trade, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries | Read More

Cool Logistics Global 2015 reveals the paradox of the missing link

Cool Logistics Global 2015 reveals the paradox of the missing link
Alex von Stempel, MD of Cool Logistics Resources, reflects on key themes and debates at the 7th Cool Logistics Global conference LONDON, 08.10.2015 – Increasing demand for smaller food consignments seems strangely at odds with the deployment of ever-larger container vessels across the globe. But...
October 8th, 2015 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Logistics, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More

Mark-It Services sells WAM Technologies to ORBCOMM.

Mark-It Services sells WAM Technologies to ORBCOMM.
          Sale establishes the transportation industry’s most comprehensive provider of real-time refrigerated asset management solutions SKILLMAN, New Jersey,  October 06, 2015 – Mark-it Services Inc. (MIS), North America’s leading provider of monitoring and protective...
October 6th, 2015 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Technical, Technology | Read More