Pharmadex is looking to grow its pharmaceutical transport operations having added two Montracon refrigerated trailers to its fleet. Both Montracon trailers can transport goods at controlled ambient temperatures of between 8°C to 25°C, and at cold chain temperatures of between 2°C and 8°C. The 13.6m tri-axle trailers also come with a Datacold 600T temperature recorder with four temperature probes mounted in the trailer body and Bisonal air chutes mounted into the roof to ensure even airflow along the entire trailer. […]
Refrigerated distribution specialist FreshLinc has taken delivery of four new longer semi-trailers from Gray & Adams. The four 14.6m long trailers, fitted with Carrier Vector dual-temperature fridges and BPW self-steer axles, can carry 28 pallets each – two more than a standard 13.6m trailer. They will be used for intensive trunking operations between Spalding, Lincs, and Scotland. Group fleet engineer Andy Marchant told MT.co.uk the trailers, which cost around £220,000 in all, had been constructed with extra strengthening components a […]
Biscuit and cake manufacturer United Biscuits has estimated it will save 450,000 truck miles and reduce carbon emissions by 618 tonnes a year after extending the number of longer semi-trailers it runs from 20 to 62.
Francis Transport (Northwich) has acquired, on five-year lease, 30 replacement trailers from TIP Trailer Services.