transport refrigeration unit

Carrier Transicold focuses on efficiency

| March 21, 2012

Carrier Transicold announced Wednesday in Louisville a new “Fourward” series of both Vector Hybrid and X-2 belt-driven refrigeration units that improve operating efficiencies, while also incorporating emission control reduction technology to meet EPA Tier 4 ...

California fines carriers over air quality

Jill Dunn | March 06, 2012

California Air Resources Board just settled 33 cases of air quality violations for nearly $227,000 in penalties.

New valve for refrigeration units

| April 01, 2011

Thermo King announced the development of an Electronic Throttling Valve, designed to reduce fuel costs, extend maintenance intervals and improve temperature control performance on its T-series single-temp truck units with scroll compressors. These units include ...

Carrier debuts refrigerated unit control system

| March 30, 2011

System features distributed electronics for increased reliability and simpler troubleshooting.

CARB amends reefer unit rule

Jill Dunn | November 19, 2010

The agency has amended its Transport Refrigeration Unit Airborne Toxic Control Measure to allow 2003 engines to meet a less stringent standard.

California agency studies reefer unit rule

Jill Dunn | October 08, 2010

California Air Resources Board will enforce the January compliance deadline, but will consider an option for meeting the standard.

California refrigerated unit appeal denied

Jill Dunn | June 04, 2010

An appeals court has denied the American Trucking Associations’ request for rehearing challenging CARB authority.

California fining for reefer violations under new rule

Jill Dunn | February 05, 2010

The California Air Resources Board issued about 100 citations during the first two weeks of enforcement.

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