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    No engine needed for ComfortPro

    September 25, 2018 9:26AM by John G Smith

    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 John G Smith

    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 John G Smith

    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

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    ThermoKing launches electric APU, connected TRU

    October 2, 2017 12:00AM by John G Smith

    ATLANTA, GA – Thermo King unveiled two new products at the North American Commercial Vehicle show, including an electric auxiliary power unit (APU) and a connected trailer refrigeration unit (TRU).

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    APU Talent Hired from Rival

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    Idle Free Systems, Inc., hired auxiliary power unit(APU) product support specialist, Patrick Fleishauer, as national director of field services for its North American APU distributor network.

  • Canadian APU maker opens U.S. manufacturing facility

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Today's Trucking Staff

    TORONTO — RigMaster Power Corp. announced the opening of a second manufacturing facility to build its popular RigMaster Power APU.

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    APU LINEUP EXPANDS

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    RigMaster now offers four models to choose from

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    CUMMINS IDLING GUIDE

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    A compendium of U.S. anti-idling regulations.

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    TRIPAC GETS DPF

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    Thermo King gives its APU a filter for California and heaters for the north