Fowler Welch and Cartwright put ‘carbon reducing’ trailer on the road


 

Fowler Welch has ordered 10 units of a new trailer it has designed with Cartwright, which the firms say will reduce carbon footprint by making it easier to backload the vehicles. The refrigerated trailers are fitted with automated pallet delivery (APD), which can automatically load 26 pallets in 90 seconds. Trailers fitted with APD typically run empty on backloads because they are difficult to load without damaging system’s slip chain mechanism. Fowler Welch and Cartwright overcame this by adding a […]