Vehicles http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/taxonomy/term/7875/more en XTRA Lease goes solar, selects SkyBitz for monitoring trailers http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/xtra-lease-goes-solar-selects-skybitz-monitoring-trailers <div class="node-body article-body">XTRA Lease is installing the SkyBitz GXT5000 solar-powered fleet management system on more than 50,000 of its over-the-road reefers and dry vans, including approximately 9,000 new trailers purchased this year.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/xtra-lease-goes-solar-selects-skybitz-monitoring-trailers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/xtra-lease-goes-solar-selects-skybitz-monitoring-trailers#comments Components Leasing Vehicles Fleet Equipment News Fri, 28 Apr 2017 14:50:00 +0000 44171 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Toyota opens a portal to future of zero-emissions heavy-duty trucks http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/toyota-opens-portal-future-zero-emissions-heavy-duty-trucks <div class="node-body article-body">Toyota Motor North America Inc (TMNA) has launched Project Portal, a hydrogen fuel cell system designed for heavy-duty truck use at the Port of Los Angeles.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/toyota-opens-portal-future-zero-emissions-heavy-duty-trucks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/toyota-opens-portal-future-zero-emissions-heavy-duty-trucks#comments Emissions Vehicles Carriers Fleet Equipment Going Green News Wed, 26 Apr 2017 14:14:00 +0000 44131 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com International unveils new RH Series tractor http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/international-unveils-new-rh-series-tractor <div class="node-body article-body">International Truck has launched the International RH Series, its new Class 8 regional haul tractor, powered by the new International A26 12.4L engine and designed to deliver best-in-class uptime, improved visibility and outstanding fuel economy. </div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/international-unveils-new-rh-series-tractor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/international-unveils-new-rh-series-tractor#comments Vehicles Fleet Equipment News Mon, 24 Apr 2017 13:56:00 +0000 44071 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Volvo introduces VNR regional haul tractor http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/volvo-introduces-vnr-regional-haul-tractor <div class="node-body article-body">Volvo Trucks North America (VTNA) has introduced a new regional tractor. The VNR Series features new interior and exterior designs intended to improve productivity, fuel efficiency, driver comfort and uptime.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/volvo-introduces-vnr-regional-haul-tractor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/volvo-introduces-vnr-regional-haul-tractor#comments Vehicles Fleet Equipment News Fri, 21 Apr 2017 15:19:00 +0000 44041 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Utility Trailer Mfg’s Clearfield plant builds 250,000th reefer http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/utility-trailer-mfg-s-clearfield-plant-builds-250000th-reefer <div class="node-body article-body">Utility Trailer Manufacturing Company, manufacturer of refrigerated trailers, dry freight vans, flatbeds and Tautliner curtainside trailers, has exceeded another production milestone by manufacturing more than 250,000 refrigerated trailers in Utah.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/utility-trailer-mfg-s-clearfield-plant-builds-250000th-reefer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/utility-trailer-mfg-s-clearfield-plant-builds-250000th-reefer#comments Vehicles Carriers Fleet Equipment News Thu, 13 Apr 2017 13:59:00 +0000 43871 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com <p>From left: Tony Afarian, John Harris, and Hal Bennett, Utility Trailer Mfg Co; Don Digby Jr, Navajo Express Inc; Jeff Bennett, Utility Trailer Mfg; Shane Gregerson, Navajo; Bill Hathorn and Travis Martin, Utility Trailer Sales of Colorado; Todd Smith, Utility Trailer Mfg.</p> Ryder’s commercial rental fleet adds safety innovations http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/ryder-s-commercial-rental-fleet-adds-safety-innovations <div class="node-body article-body">All new vehicles that come into Ryder System Inc’s North American commercial rental fleet will now include innovative safety technologies, such as forward-looking radar and collision mitigation systems.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/ryder-s-commercial-rental-fleet-adds-safety-innovations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/ryder-s-commercial-rental-fleet-adds-safety-innovations#comments Leasing Vehicles Fleet Equipment News Fri, 31 Mar 2017 13:58:00 +0000 43661 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Prestolite to assist SuperTruck II program http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/prestolite-assist-supertruck-ii-program <div class="node-body article-body">Prestolite Electric and its parent company, Zhongshan Broad-Ocean Motor Co Ltd, have announced participation in the development of advanced efficiency and next-generation technologies to support initiatives of the SuperTruck II program.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/prestolite-assist-supertruck-ii-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/prestolite-assist-supertruck-ii-program#comments Vehicles Fleet Equipment Going Green News Fri, 31 Mar 2017 13:51:00 +0000 43651 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Wyoming DOT selects Lear as partner in pilot program http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/wyoming-dot-selects-lear-partner-pilot-program <div class="node-body article-body">Lear Corporation has been chosen by the Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT) as its exclusive partner to supply advanced vehicle-to-vehicle and vehicle-to-infrastructure road-side units and on-board units.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/wyoming-dot-selects-lear-partner-pilot-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/wyoming-dot-selects-lear-partner-pilot-program#comments Business Tools Components Vehicles Fleet Equipment News Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:37:00 +0000 43531 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Great Dane makes Microban standard in liners http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/great-dane-makes-microban-standard-liners <div class="node-body article-body">Great Dane and Microban International announced a new partnership that provides Microban antimicrobial product protection exclusively in Great Dane’s Everest reefers.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/great-dane-makes-microban-standard-liners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/great-dane-makes-microban-standard-liners#comments Components Vehicles Fleet Equipment News Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:26:00 +0000 43521 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Embark unveils self-driving truck transport technology http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/embark-unveils-self-driving-truck-transport-technology <div class="node-body article-body">Embark, developer of self-driving technologies for commercial transportation, has unveiled its self-driving truck technology to the public.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/embark-unveils-self-driving-truck-transport-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/embark-unveils-self-driving-truck-transport-technology#comments Vehicles Carriers Fleet Equipment News Tue, 07 Mar 2017 15:32:00 +0000 43251 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com