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  • Munden Ventures makes key acquisition

    October 9, 2019 1:11PM by Truck News-West

    KAMLOOPS, B.C. – Munden Ventures has acquired the transport division of B.C.-based company Rapid Cool, taking over its reefer, truck heating and cooling, and auxiliary power unit business servicing the province’s Interior. “Rapid Cool has been the leader in providing

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    No engine needed for ComfortPro

    September 25, 2018 9:26AM by johng@newcom.ca

    Carrier Transicold’s ComfortPro electric auxiliary power unit will cool a cab without generating emissions, and also promises one of the longest run times for a battery-powered APU. The unit delivers 7,500 Btu/h of air conditioning for up to 11 hours.

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    Cooling comfort from Phillips & Temro

    September 13, 2018 11:56AM by johng@newcom.ca

    Phillips & Temro Industries’ new Idle Free Series 5000 eAPU is a high-capacity-cooling electric auxiliary power unit for those who are traveling in hot climates. A compressor and wall-mounted evaporator combine to deliver more than 300 cfm of air, and

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    Carrier Transicold upgrades APUs

    July 17, 2018 11:41AM by johng@newcom.ca

    Carrier Transicold has updated its ComfortPro diesel-powered auxiliary power units (APUs), reducing maintenance demands and doubling service intervals. A tensioner automatically adjusts a new automotive-style multi-V drive belt to help maintain the generator’s full voltage output when the APU is

  • Espar develops highly-efficient fuel cell-based APU

    September 26, 2014 11:01AM by James Menzies

    HANNOVER, Germany — Espar parent company Eberspaecher introduced at the IAA Commercial Vehicle show a new fuel cell-based auxiliary power unit (APU), which can provide a more efficient power supply to the truck and reduce the load on the primary