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Hultsteins present diesel price hike solutions for cool operators at Road Transport Expo 2022

Hultsteins present diesel price hike solutions for cool operators at Road Transport Expo 2022

Hultsteins, the Swedish and UK refrigeration systems manufacturer, are exhibiting their EcoFridge, hydraulic ‘diesel-free’ refrigeration unit and new Ecogen electric system at Road Transport Expo 2022. The company presents a range of sustainable equipment solutions for the challenges facing cold operators: general operating costs, emission control and the recent red …

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Diesel in the red as Hultsteins keep Tican in the black

Diesel in the red as Hultsteins keep Tican in the black

Meat wholesaler Tican Chilled has generated substantial savings by running a pair of Hultsteins’ hydraulic drive transport refrigeration units (TRUs), at a time when cold chain operators are facing spiralling costs. The diesel-free slimline systems are fitted to two 18-tonne Scanias, themselves powered by CNG as part of the operator’s …

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GCCA and Cold Chain Federation announce new partnership

GCCA and Cold Chain Federation announce new partnership

The Global Cold Chain Alliance (GCCA) and the Cold Chain Federation (CCF) announced that they have entered into a formal partnership agreement that builds on a 20-plus year affiliation between the two organisations and signals a new commitment to building knowledge, networking opportunities and insights across borders. Cold Chain Federation …

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Cold transport braced for diesel price hike

Cold transport braced for diesel price hike

Virtually all temperature-controlled operators are facing massive cost increases when the treasury’s controversial initiative to claw back funds from an already over-stretched transport sector comes into play next month on April 1st. Graham Usher, Managing Director of Hultsteins, pictured, the hydraulic refrigeration and electric generator manufacturer, offers some advice and …

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Falcon Vehicle Solutions upgrades Refrigerated Trailer Fleet with 15 new Carrier Transicold Vector HE 19 Units

Falcon Vehicle Solutions upgrades Refrigerated Trailer Fleet

Commercial vehicle hire company, Falcon Vehicle Solutions, has taken delivery of 15 new Carrier Transicold Vector® HE 19 MT (multi-temperature) refrigeration units, in a move to deliver improved sustainability and reduced costs for its rental customers. Aligned with Carrier’s 2030 ESG goals to reduce customers’ carbon footprint by more than …

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GSM Transport adds New Carrier Transicold Vector® 1550 Units

GSM Transport adds New Carrier Transicold Vector® 1550 Units

Scottish haulier GSM Transport has taken delivery of two new refrigerated trailers, each specified with a Carrier Transicold Vector® 1550 unit. Designed to distribute milk across the UK for one of the company’s dairy customers, the new assets join a 24-strong refrigerated trailer fleet that has been Carrier-cooled for more …

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MP’s Transport Committee takes evidence on challenges faced in temperature-controlled distribution

MP's Transport Committee takes evidence on challenges faced in temperature-controlled distribution

The Cold Chain Federation has given an influential Committee of MPs crucial insight into the realities of the current challenging environment for temperature-controlled distribution, and called for Government action to ease current pressures and promote future resilience of food supply chains. The federation’s Chief Executive Shane Brennan discussed the range …

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