World Courier uses Trailerloda for healthcare contract

Garston, Liverpool, UK: World Courier, which handles temperature-controlled distribution for pharmaceutical and healthcare companies, has installed its second Trailerloda portable rollerbed system in one of its vehicles.

Trailerloda, from Joloda International, suits refrigerated vehicles as there is no need to cut into the expensive insulated floor: it is installed in a day with the system laid on top of the existing floor. This means that trailers on hire for logistic contracts can have the system easily removed at the end of the lease term and re-used for another contract.

The system also works well with perishables as it can be washed and cleaned more easily than the conventional rollertrack systems.

Able Logistics in Dubai has purchased its first unit with a view to fitting out the other 7 vehicles in their fleet. They chose this system because of the quicker installation time and that the floor can be easily removed and re-installed into another trailer, as they operate both standard and refrigerated trailers.

The new Trailerloda system launched in spring 2010, is also in use in Europe by HCS a Danish leasing company which has 10 trailers operating.  They also use fixed aircargo trailers but the Trailerloda option gives them flexibility to cope with seasonal peaks in aircargo.

NEWS DIGEST

Pelican BioThermal has new bulk shipper

Minneapolis, US: Pelican BioThermal has CoolPall Flex for pharmaceutical and life sciences applications. The system is an extension of Pelican BioThermal’s Crēdo, Chronos and CoolPall …

READ THE FULL STORY >

Rapid Recovery plays a key role in Asda retrofit

Bristol, UK: A-Gas Rapid Recovery played a key role in a large-scale refrigerant retrofit involving 110 convenience stores nationwide owned by Asda. Operating at night …

READ THE FULL STORY >

Carrier’s CNG Supra unit Piek certified

Rueil-Malmaison, France: Carrier Transicold’s new compressed natural gas (CNG)-powered Supra multi-temperature truck fridge has Piek certification, with a noise level below 60 dB(A). Noise reduction …

READ THE FULL STORY >

Kuehne+Nagel opens pharma hub in Chile

Santiago, Chile: Kuehne Nagel PharmaChain has a new logistics hub in Santiago de Chile providing multi-modal logistics for temperature-controlled door-to-door transport. The 17,600sq metre hub …

READ THE FULL STORY >

WHAT’S ON

Latest Tweets

Tican Chilled refleets with Ryder: bit.ly/2NJVeVx pic.twitter.com/AtPRsQDVKa

© 2018 Global Cold Chain News | Terms of use | Privacy Policy
Commercial Transport Publishing Limited, registered in England and Wales, Company No: 6453302. Registered Office: 6 Corunna Court, Corunna Road, Warwick CV34 5HQ