Chereau takes innovation award

Lyon, France: Chereau has won the Joseph Libner Special Environment Prize at the I-nnovation Awards ceremony.

The award recognises Chereau’s environmental contribition from its dimension Road project, a collaborative venture to make transport even more sustainable.

Chereau’s Road refrigerated trailer is the first to run on hydrogen and to offer a record level of insulation (K coefficient of 0.27) thanks to new vacuum-based technology.

“This intelligent and connected semi-trailer also makes it possible to save an average of 2L/100km for its tractor thanks to a complete aerodynamic kit developed by Chereau,” the company says.

“This vehicle is at the origin of the from Road to Real program and enabled the four new Chereau product ranges to be presented at the Solutrans show. “

Damien Destremau, chief executive, Chereau, said: “This award, which comes after two gold and one silver medals won at the innovation prize at the previous three Solutrans editions, underlines Chereau’s ambitions to fully contribute to the ongoing energy transition.

“Indeed, Chereau has decided to industrialise the hydrogen semi-trailer and the new generation of super-insulated semi-trailer, convinced that sustainable development is no longer an option but a necessity.

“Chereau’s employees can be proud to make our brand shine nationally and internationally thanks to their capacity of innovation and the quality of their daily work. Congratulations to all of them,” he said.

Chereau takes the Joseph Libner Special Environment Prize at the I-nnovation Awards ceremony for its Road refrigerated trailer development

WORLD NEWS

NewCold builds coldstore in France

Rennes , France: NewCold has begun construction of another automated coldstore in Montauban-de-Bretagne, near Rennes which at 700,000 cubic metres will be one of the …

READ THE FULL STORY >

CSafe’s opens Memphis service point

Dayton, Ohio, USA: Safe Global has opened a service center in Memphis to support demand for CSafe containers from life-science customers in the mid-south US. …

READ THE FULL STORY >

Charger Logistics now a Cold Carrier

Arlington, Virginia, USA: Charger Logistics is now an International Refrigerated Transportation Association Certified Cold Carrier. Cold Carrier Certification recognises cold carrier companies that comply with …

READ THE FULL STORY >

CSafe launches AcuTemp Plus packaging

Dayton, Ohio, USA: CSafe Global has added the AcuTemp Plus Series to its passive packaging range developed to protect shipments of medicines and for cell …

READ THE FULL STORY >

WHAT’S ON

Latest Tweets

NHS Supply Chain: Food appoints Bidfood as new distribution partner for multi-temperature work: bit.ly/2DqlQXP

© 2019 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