Refrigeration


Thermo King honours Ballinlough with top award
Ballinlough Refrigeration Ltd was recently named as the Thermo King Trailer Dealer of the Year for 2016.


The impressive MRDL fleet just got even better!
In January, McConaghy Refrigerated Distribution embellished their exceptional fleet with the addition of a stunning new Scania V8 from Road Trucks Ltd.


New bulkhead for UK and Ireland dual-temp control
Krone, the Germany-based international trailer manufacturer, has introduced a new, lightweight moveable bulkhead for dual-temperature use in their Cool Liner refrigerated trailers.


PRM Group expands fleet with new Volvo FH16
PRM Group, one of Ireland's leading independent Chilled & Frozen Food Sales and Distribution companies, has invested in a new Volvo FH16-500.


Thermo King Introduces New All-Electric, Zero-Emission B-100 30 Refrigeration Unit
Thermo King enhances its B-Series of efficient and environmentally friendly units for small delivery trucks and vans with the introduction of B-100 30.


Standing the test of time
Ballybofey-based Pat McGowan Transport Ltd is a quality conscious refrigerated transport company. 2016 sees them reach the milestone of 30 years in business and, to mark the occasion, we spoke to company founder Pat McGowan.


Playing it cool with South West Refrigeration
Operating out of Annacotty Business Park in Co Limerick, South West Refrigeration are truck and trailer specialists in transportation refrigeration sales and service. Irish Trucker magazine met up with Frank Quin to discuss the history and current well-being of the business.


A cool job
For this months edition of Irish Trucker we profile Galway based FD Refrigeration Ltd, a family run business that specialises in refrigeration and electrical work for the transport and industrial sector.


A transport manager on top of his game
As transport manager with Arrabawn Co-op in Kilconnell, County Galway, Paul O Ceallaigh oversees a vast fleet of 80+ units.


A cool service
There are many different sectors to the haulage industry and all are specialised forms of work in their own right.


Keep on truckin
The haulage industry is arguably the most competitive business to be involved as margins between success and failure are a very fine line.


Thermo King ThermoLite Solar Panels for Extended Refrigeration Units Battery Life
Thermo King introduced the new, high capacity ThermoLite™ solar panels.


Keeping cool in WestCool Refrigeration
In less than a decade, Patrick Diskin has developed WestCool Refrigeration into Connachts leading supplier, installer and repairer of transport and commercial refrigeration systems.


Enterprise Flex-E-Rent Expands its Temperature Controlled Rental Fleet with Thermo King Units
Food service, catering, hotels, grocery and pharmaceutical delivery companies are just a few businesses that benefit from rental vehicles for their temperature controlled applications, ranging from chill to heavy chill and to deep frozen.


Thermo King Trailer Refrigeration Units that reduce Global Warming potential
Thermo King announced today that its SLXe trailer refrigeration units, are available with the next generation refrigerant, R-452A, in Europe.


Thermo King V-800 MAX Spectrum Delivers Increased Flexibility
Thermo King, a manufacturer of transport temperature control solutions for a variety of mobile applications and a brand of Ingersoll Rand, is introducing a new, non-diesel, vehicle-powered V-800 MAX Spectrum unit designed to make multi-temperature urban distribution easier for transporters.


New Schmitz Cargobull Fridge Unit brings cool confidence
Schmitz Cargobull is introducing its own brand of temperature controlled refrigeration units into the UK market, available exclusively on its refrigerated S.KO Cool Executive trailers.


OToole transport joins SEAFOODWAYS network
The Irish company is one of six firms whose aim is to offer a comprehensive solution with a European collection and distribution network managed by professionals in seafood logistics, meeting high standards in terms of quality, professionalism and performance.


Thermo King unveils its latest technology and sustainable advancements at IAA
Thermo King,a manufacturer of transport temperature control solutions for a variety of mobile applications and a brand of Ingersoll Rand,is marking new milestones and launching breakthrough solutions at the IAA Commercial Vehicle Show on 25 September – 02 October in Hannover, Germany.


Paneltex exhibits two vehicles at IAA 2014
At this years IAA Show in Hannover, leading UK bodybuilder Paneltex will be displaying two vehicles from its diverse product portfolio, demonstrating its longstanding reputation for designing and manufacturing innovative products.


Seafood transport alliance founded
A consortium of five European wholesalers active in seafood international trading has signed a new contract – dubbed “Alliance O” - for transport services.


Huge Actros order from Spain
Mercedes-Benz has received an order for 400 Actros trucks from Primafrio in Spain and will complete delivery within the next three months.


The world’s first naturally refrigerated truck is set for its debut
HFC-free technology will slash emissions from Sainsbury’s fleet, with the supermarket giant announcing that it is to trial the world’s first naturally refrigerated truck.


Discover cost saving solutions for temperature controlled logistics
Visitors to the Temperature Controlled Storage & Distribution exhibition (TCS&D 2013) will find a whole host of ways to save costs in the cold supply chain.


Thermo King toolbox to save you money?
Thermo King promises operational savings with the new Professor Kool Toolbox training package.





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