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    Carrier Transicold updates app

    May 22, 2019 8:58AM by Truck News

    Carrier Transicold has updated its dealer locator app, adding new features and expanding its service network. The app, now dubbed Carrier Transicold Dealers, is used by customers to find dealers and product information. More than 300 dealers are included throughout

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    Carrier Transicold debuts Supra S6 refrigeration unit

    March 25, 2019 8:39AM by Truck News

    Carrier Transicold has introduced a new Supra S6 truck refrigeration unit, which it says boosts performance, efficiency and reliability, and features a contemporary new design. The Supra S6 is designed for small- to medium-sized trucks and has a processing speed

  • Hiway/Eskimo group acquires company, adds to leadership team

    October 17, 2018 5:03PM by Truck West

    CALGARY, Alta. – Following the Hiway/Eskimo Refrigeration merger, the company has now acquired Chill Tech Reefer Services, and has added to its leadership team. Chill Tech, an independent transport refrigeration service, had been operating in the Calgary area for 16

  • Waterloo researchers look to reduce idling food delivery trucks

    June 16, 2017 11:18AM by Truck News

    WATERLOO, Ont. – Researchers at the University of Waterloo say they’ve developed a way for refrigerated delivery trucks to reduce emissions while idling and to save fuel costs. In a study published in Energy, Waterloo engineers said they found a

  • Carrier Transicold to release telematics system

    August 8, 2016 11:49AM by Truck News

    ATHENS, Ga. – Carrier Transicold is now offering a customized telematics solution for its transport refrigeration units (TRUs) allowing fleets to manage their assets through remote refrigeration unit monitoring, control and diagnostics and data management, among various additional capabilities. “We

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    Johnson Refrigerated Truck Bodies showcases new body

    March 9, 2015 9:08AM by Truck News

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Johnson Refrigerated Truck Bodies visited the NTEA Work Truck Show to showcase its new Alpine series body, developed with parent company Great Dane. The 24-ft. aluminum Alpine body was displayed on an International 4400 SBA 4×2 chassis.

  • Impending US food safety rules will affect carriers

    May 18, 2014 8:38PM by James Menzies

    The US is modernizing its food safety regulations and Canadian carriers will be affected