November 2016, TruckingInfo.com - Department
By Tom Berg
What will the refrigerated trailer of the future be made of? Strong, lightweight and corrosion-proof composites? Very possibly. Economical, efficient aluminum sheet-and-post design, like now? Yes, for a number of years yet.
Tags: Trailers, Reefers, Wabash National, Refrigerated Trailers
April 2016, TruckingInfo.com - Department
Maintenance and monitoring of temps, real-time tracking of trailers and loads, and clean-burning diesels are already here. More new refrigerants are next.
Tags: Thermo King, Reefers, Carrier Transicold
May 2015, TruckingInfo.com - Department
Under FDA dictates, shippers must specify in writing the sanitary requirements for vehicles carrying perishable foods.
Tags: Trailers, Food Trucks, FDA, Reefers
September 2014, TruckingInfo.com - Department
By Jim Beach
Decker Truckline, Fort Dodge, Iowa, is installing Orbcomm’s RT6000+ trailer telematics devices on 500 of its 800 refrigerated trailers.
Tags: Reefers, ORBCOMM, Information Technology, Refrigerated Truck
July 2014, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
By Denise Rondini
A sampling of the products trailer manufacturers have newly developed and made modifications to, as well as recently announced partnerships and expanded production capabilities.
Tags: Trailers, Refrigerated Truck, Reefers
March 2014, TruckingInfo.com - Department
Common sense suggests that if a trailer’s doors are open, its refrigeration unit ought to be shut down. But many customers disagree, thinking the products will be better protected if cooled air continues to circulate as freight is being unloaded.
Tags: Trailers, Reefers, Carrier Transicold, Blue Tree Systems, Once Around the Yard, K&J Trucking
April 2014, TruckingInfo.com - WebXclusive
By Deborah Lockridge
Craig Bennett, senior vice president of sales and marketing for Utility Trailer Manufacturing Co., recently sat down with HDT Editor in Chief Deborah Lockridge to talk about the company's 100 years in business.
Tags: Trailers, Dry Vans, Reefers, Utility Trailer
December 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Department
Carbon dioxide, condemned for being a greenhouse gas and the target of diesel emissions regulations about to go into effect, is actually good when used as a refrigerant
Tags: Trailers, CO2, Thermo King, Reefers, Carrier Transicold
We offer e-newsletters that deliver targeted news and information for the entire fleet industry.
The expert, Shawn Whitacre from Chevron Delo, will answer your questions
The expert, Steve Carlson from Xantrex, will answer your questions
The expert, Brian Fletcher from Eaton, will answer your questions
On the Spot: Drive the Future With Volvo's SuperTruck [Video]
Highlights From ATA Management Conference & Exhibition [Video]
Navistar's Las Vegas LT Series Launch Presentation [Video]
Test Drive Preview: Freightliner's 2018 Cascadia [Video]
Power Converter Features Waterproof Design
Tool Caddy Can Store 100 Pounds of Gear
Trailer Slick Plate Requires No Grease
AutoSock Fits Wide Base Single Tires