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Category: Cab, Trailer & Body New

Cargo Transporters Meets Driver Needs With New App Features

Cargo Transporters Meets Driver Needs With New App Features

| June 30, 2020

driveCT app reflects driver feedback with trailer locating and safety training Cargo Transporters, Inc, an asset-based regional and national carrier, announced two new features of its driveCT mobile app for drivers. The additions address two important areas identified by drivers – trailer locating and online (remote) safety training. “Our driveCT mobile app continues to provide […]

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Tiger Cool Express named to Food Logistics’ Top Green Providers List for 2020

Tiger Cool Express named to Food Logistics’ Top Green Providers List for 2020

| June 19, 2020

Top green providers continue to practice the ultimate in sustainability year over year Food Logistics, the only publication exclusively dedicated to covering the movement of product through the global food supply chain, has named Tiger Cool Express, LLC. to the Top Green Providers list for 2020. Food Logistics’ annual Top Green Providers recognizes companies whose […]

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KLLM Adopts Carrier Transicold Thin-Profile Vector 1550 Units to Maximize Intermodal Transport of Refrigerated Goods

KLLM Adopts Carrier Transicold Thin-Profile Vector 1550 Units to Maximize Intermodal Transport of Refrigerated Goods

| June 10, 2020

New slim-profile units gives extra pallet spaces, combined with the Carrier Transicold refrigeration technology KLLM Transport Services has added 610 domestic intermodal refrigerated containers that provide an optimized cargo capacity for its customers thanks to their use of Carrier Transicold’s thin-profile Vector™ 1550 refrigeration systems. Carrier Transicold  is a part of Carrier (NYSE: CARR), a […]

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Carrier Transicold’s Innovative ‘Center Divide’ Vector 8611MT Trailer Refrigeration Unit Now Available

Carrier Transicold’s Innovative ‘Center Divide’ Vector 8611MT Trailer Refrigeration Unit Now Available

| May 27, 2020

Meets tremendous interest from grocery distribution and food service operations that deliver mixed loads Carrier Transicold has launched its innovative Vector™ 8611MT multi-temperature trailer refrigeration unit. Designed for trailers split lengthwise with a center dividing wall, the unit creates two refrigerated compartments without requiring a remote evaporator. Carrier Transicold is part of Carrier (NYSE: CARR), […]

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U.S. Trailer April Preliminary Net Orders of 250 Trailers, as Fleets Dramatically Reduce Investment Plans

U.S. Trailer April Preliminary Net Orders of 250 Trailers, as Fleets Dramatically Reduce Investment Plans

| May 20, 2020

ACT Research says volume was 97% down from March and 98% below the same month last year. Preliminary April net U.S. trailer orders were 250 units, an all-time monthly low for the industry. Volume was 97% down from March and 98% below the same month last year. That all-time low volume resulted from a combination […]

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Global Commercial Vehicle Production Expected to be down 22 Percent in 2020 in Wake of COVID-19, According to IHS Markit Forecasts

Global Commercial Vehicle Production Expected to be down 22 Percent in 2020 in Wake of COVID-19, According to IHS Markit Forecasts

| April 21, 2020

The local industry is already recovering, with commercial vehicle plants re-opened Global commercial vehicle production (GVW 4-8) volumes in 2020 compared to 2019 are forecast to be down 22 percent (more than 650,000 units) to 2.6 million units, in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the most recent analysis from IHS Markit (NYSE: […]

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