DAF CF Electric drives 150,000 electric kilometres

DAF CF Electric Simon Loos

December 2019 Eindhoven,The Netherlands: 150,000 fully electric kilometres – almost four times around the earth. That is the extensive practical experience that DAF has now gained with its CF Electric at several customers. The sophisticated vehicles with VDL E-power-technology are used on a daily basis by customers for the transport …

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Castell Howell takes delivery of six new Carrier Transicold ICELAND TWINCOOL units

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WARRINGTON, England, 2019 — In a move designed to improve the sustainability of its commercial vehicle fleet, Carmarthenshire-based food wholesaler Castell Howell has taken delivery of six new Carrier Transicold ICELAND TWINCOOL units – the first time it has specified the company’s engineless refrigeration technology. Carrier Transicold is a part …

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41 Schmitz Cargobull Temperature-Controlled Trailers for Lineage

Lineage, the world’s largest temperature-controlled logistics provider, has expanded its UK fleet with a further 41 refrigerated trailers from Schmitz Cargobull, for use on its wholesaler and major supermarket contracts. Expected to get at least a decade of intensive use, the trailers join a 500-strong fleet, approximately 70 per cent …

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Davies International Updates Fleet with 10 New Temperature-Controlled Trailers

Carrier Transicold Vector 1950 Davies International

WARRINGTON, England, 2019 — Hampshire-based Davies International has updated its fleet with 10 new temperature-controlled trailers featuring Carrier Transicold Vector® 1950 units – continuing a 30-year tradition of running a 100 per cent Carrier-cooled operation. Carrier Transicold is a part of Carrier, a leading global provider of innovative HVAC, refrigeration, fire, security and building automation …

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P&S Logistics Takes Delivery of Schmitz Cargobull Drawbar Trailer

P&S Logistics Schmitz Cargobull

P&S Logistics Takes Delivery of Schmitz Cargobull Drawbar Trailer P&S Logistics, a temperature-controlled transport business run by owner-operator Phillip Hudson, has taken delivery of a custom-built Schmitz Cargobull drawbar trailer designed to operate with his existing 26-tonne Mercedes-Benz Actros. The 2016-plate rigid already features Schmitz Cargobull bodywork, and the new …

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Maersk Container Industry Secures Reefer Order from Hapag-Lloyd

Hapag Lloyd Maersk Container Industry

Maersk Container Industry Secures Reefer Order from Hapag-Lloyd Hamburg-based global container line Hapag-Lloyd has recently announced new reefer bookings of 11,100 units and awarded Maersk Container Industry (MCI) a huge order totalling 8,600 units, of which 2,000 will be Controlled Atmosphere (CA) reefers. The company has already commenced production of …

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Carrier Transicold Celebrates Two Decades of E-Drive Technology

Carrier Transicold E-Drive™ All Electric

Carrier Transicold Celebrates Two Decades of E-Drive Technology RUEIL-MALMAISON, France, 2018 — Carrier Transicold is celebrating the 20th anniversary of its industry-changing E-Drive™ all-electric technology, a patented innovation, which continues to deliver high standards of efficiency, reliability and performance to the transport refrigeration sector. Carrier Transicold Europe is a part …

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