Yearsley Logistics has put 35 additional Schmitz Cargobull refrigerated trailers into operation. The S.KO Cool tri-axle refrigerated trailers join its 400-strong trailer fleet and will be used to distribute frozen goods across the UK. They have been fitted with Thermo King and Carrier refrigeration units, and have split internal cushion doors to allow the loading of fewer pallets when required. The trailers also have 3-phase electrical sockets, allowing Yearsley to connect the refrigeration unit to an industrial power supply to […]
Northern-Ireland rental and leasing firm Hireco has bought 400 new trailers from SDC for £8m, adding the assets to £4.6m of trailers it has purchased from Krone, Schmitz Cargobull and Dennison.
Schmitz Cargobull’s latest fixed roof curtainsider trailer has had its UK premier.
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 […]