Refrigeration


Double celebrations for TTP
Technical Transport Products (TTP) recently celebrated 40 years in business in style by winning the 2017 Thermo King Connectivity Dealer of the Year Award.


Bralca Coldstore is one cool customer
Bralca Coldstore of Newbridge, County Kildare has earned a deserved reputation as ‘the Cold Store with the personal touch’.


Ardboe Coldstore expand fleet
Leading providers of temperature-controlled warehousing and logistical services to the food Industry, Ardboe Coldstore located in County Tyrone, Northern Ireland, has recently expanded its fleet.


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.