Fleet Equipment http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/taxonomy/term/7872/more en Purkeys keeps reefer batteries ready http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/purkeys-keeps-reefer-batteries-ready <div class="node-body article-body">Purkeys is offering the Solar Dash 03 system, expanding its solar product line-up. The Solar Dash is a supplemental solar charging system that combats parasitic loads on reefer batteries.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/purkeys-keeps-reefer-batteries-ready" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/purkeys-keeps-reefer-batteries-ready#comments Components Fleet Equipment Going Green News Mon, 18 Sep 2017 15:46:00 +0000 46421 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com FUSO outperforms Hino, Isuzu in third-party testing http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/fuso-outperforms-hino-isuzu-third-party-testing <div class="node-body article-body">Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America Inc (FUSO) has announced completion of outside, third-party testing by Automotive Testing & Development Services Inc (ATDS), comparing the fuel economy of the Class 4 FUSO FE160 Series medium-duty cabover truck with the Class 4 Isuzu NPR-HD and Hino 155.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/fuso-outperforms-hino-isuzu-third-party-testing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/fuso-outperforms-hino-isuzu-third-party-testing#comments Fuel Savings Vehicles Fleet Equipment Going Green News Mon, 18 Sep 2017 14:08:00 +0000 46411 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Kenworth to supply T680, Paccar MX engine for SuperTruck II program http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/kenworth-supply-t680-paccar-mx-engine-supertruck-ii-program <div class="node-body article-body">Kenworth plans to collaborate closely with the Paccar Technical Center and DAF Trucks NV, a subsidiary of Paccar, to develop important advancements in Class 8 truck aerodynamics, engine and powertrain efficiencies.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/kenworth-supply-t680-paccar-mx-engine-supertruck-ii-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/kenworth-supply-t680-paccar-mx-engine-supertruck-ii-program#comments Components Emissions Fuel Savings Vehicles Fleet Equipment Going Green News Tue, 12 Sep 2017 14:02:00 +0000 46321 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Fleets that adopted fuel efficiency practices save nearly $500 million in 2016 http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/fleets-adopted-fuel-efficiency-practices-save-nearly-500-million-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">Nineteen fleets operating more than 71,000 tractors and 234,000 trailers saw a 1% increase in fuel economy in 2016 by adopting a variety of fuel efficiency technologies, according to the Annual Fleet Fuel Study released by the North American Council for Freight Efficiency. </div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/fleets-adopted-fuel-efficiency-practices-save-nearly-500-million-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/fleets-adopted-fuel-efficiency-practices-save-nearly-500-million-2016#comments Fuel Savings Carriers Fleet Equipment Going Green News Tue, 29 Aug 2017 15:50:00 +0000 46121 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com TODCO focuses on “Miles That Matter” http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/todco-focuses-miles-matter <div class="node-body article-body">TODCO, Transportation Division of Overhead Door Corporation, has formally announced its new tagline as “Miles That Matter.”</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/todco-focuses-miles-matter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/todco-focuses-miles-matter#comments Components Fleet Equipment News Tue, 22 Aug 2017 13:57:00 +0000 46021 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Omnitracs registers its ELD solution http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/omnitracs-registers-its-eld-solution <div class="node-body article-body">Omnitracs LLC has completed testing on an electronic logging device (ELD) solution that meets the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) ELD mandate, which goes into effect December 18, 2017.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/omnitracs-registers-its-eld-solution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/omnitracs-registers-its-eld-solution#comments Components Carriers Fleet Equipment News Mon, 21 Aug 2017 16:14:00 +0000 46001 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Seatrade selects C sence to monitor vessels http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/seatrade-selects-c-sence-monitor-vessels <div class="node-body article-body">Specialized refrigerated carrier Seatrade has selected Dutch start-up company C sence to monitor its six new reefer dedicated container vessels.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/seatrade-selects-c-sence-monitor-vessels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/seatrade-selects-c-sence-monitor-vessels#comments Business Tools Components Carriers Fleet Equipment News Fri, 18 Aug 2017 13:46:00 +0000 45961 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Hino plant in WV celebrates 10 years of building trucks http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/hino-plant-wv-celebrates-10-years-building-trucks <div class="node-body article-body">The Hino Motors Manufacturing facility in Williamstown WV is celebrating 10 years of medium-duty truck production. This 245,000-square-foot location produces Hino’s Class 6 and 7 conventional body style trucks.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/hino-plant-wv-celebrates-10-years-building-trucks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/hino-plant-wv-celebrates-10-years-building-trucks#comments Vehicles Fleet Equipment News Tue, 15 Aug 2017 14:36:00 +0000 45901 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com National Truck Driving Champions chosen http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/national-truck-driving-champions-chosen <div class="node-body article-body">American Trucking Associations announced that Roland Bolduc is the Bendix Grand Champion of the 2017 National Truck Driving Championships.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/national-truck-driving-champions-chosen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/national-truck-driving-champions-chosen#comments Vehicles Carriers Fleet Equipment News Mon, 14 Aug 2017 14:23:00 +0000 45851 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Changing Roles: July 2017 http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/changing-roles-july-2017 <div class="field-deck"> News & highlights of people in the refrigerated transportation industry </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Read about recent promotions and new hires in the refrigerated transportation industry</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/changing-roles-july-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/changing-roles-july-2017#comments Carriers Fleet Equipment Foodservice News Wed, 09 Aug 2017 21:21:00 +0000 45811 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com <p>From left to right: Nick Wysong, ASA Electronics; Marcia Wood, Choptank Transport; Tim Hinckley, Americold; and David Wilke, Transervice Logistics Inc.</p>