Star Refrigeration COVID-19 Update – Manufacturing And Installation Continues.

Star Refrigeration is continuing to manufacture and install equipment to support essential industries and supply chains during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. In line with government guidance, Star is continuing to operate its UK manufacturing facilities in Glasgow, providing critical support to the cold chain and other key industries. Star is continuing to manufacture and install […]

New Guidance On Setting Shelf-Life Highlights Fridge Temperatures As An Issue.

Campden BRI has updated guidance on shelf-life setting for the food industry. The new guidance is a result of close collaboration with industry experts to align it with recent developments in the area of shelf-life evaluation, including the implementation of new EU microbiological criteria regulation and EU recommendations for setting a shelf-life. The guidance has […]

New Energy Performance ‘Best Practice’ Guidelines For Cold And Chill Refrigeration Facilities Released.

New research by Dr Andy Pearson of Star Refrigeration reveals that the energy consumption of a modern, well-maintained temperature-controlled storage facility can now be less than 30% of the currently accepted UK’s ‘Best Practice’ Guidelines figures Over the last two decades, various European studies on energy performance, including the UK’s ‘Best Practice’ benchmark identified by […]

Carrier Transicold’s Vector® HE 19 Unit Cools Gray & Adams Lifting Deck Demonstrator.

Trailer manufacturer Gray & Adams has added a new Carrier Transicold Vector® HE 19 unit to its latest lifting-deck demonstrator trailer, citing the system as the most efficient solution for handling the rigorous demands of double-deck refrigeration. Carrier Transicold is a part of Carrier, a leading global provider of innovative heating, ventilating and air conditioning […]

Transport Refrigeration, Inc. Named Thermo King’s 2019 North America Dealer Of The Year.

Thermo King, the company that invented transport refrigeration and innovated the way the world received fresh food and medicine, presented its 2019 North America Dealer of the Year award to Transport Refrigeration, Inc. at its annual dealer principal meeting in February. Based in De Pere, Wisconsin (Green Bay area), Transport Refrigeration was honored with the […]

Castell Howell Successfully Goes Hybrid With MFS.

Thermo King and Frigoblock, along with Marshall Fleet Solutions, are working with Castell Howell Foods, a UK food wholesaler, to operate a hybrid fridge system for undermount application on trucks and drawbar trailers. This innovation, which was originally shown for the first time at the CV Show earlier this year, focusses on how transport and […]

Carrier Transicold’s Engineless Refrigeration Systems To Deliver Sustainability And Savings To Castell Howell.

In a move designed to improve the sustainability of its commercial vehicle fleet, Carmarthenshire-based food wholesaler Castell Howell has taken delivery of six new Carrier Transicold ICELAND TWINCOOL units – the first time it has specified the company’s engineless refrigeration technology. Carrier Transicold is a part of Carrier, a leading global provider of innovative heating, […]

Thermo King Introduces T-90 Series Transport Refrigeration Unit With Integrated Telematics Hardware.

Thermo King, the leader in transport refrigeration solutions, announces the next-generation Thermo King T-90 Series of truck transport refrigeration units (TRU) with standard integrated telematics hardware that easily connects fleets with their cargo. Fleets can activate TracKing® with the flip of a switch to easily monitor, control, and analyze their refrigerated fleet operations. The included […]