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Guide to Reefer Transportation

Guide to reefer transportation
Reefers are refrigerated containers for storing or transporting temperature-sensitive goods. These refrigerated containers are kept at specific temperatures to prevent products like fruit, meat and pharmaceuticals from spoiling during shipment. Reefer containers make it possible to share refrigerated and frozen goods across states, countries and oceans. In this guide, we’ll take a [...]
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What Is a DNV Container?

What is a DNV Container?
A DNV shipping container is able to withstand the harsh environments and handling of the offshore industry. It’s suitable for the oil and gas industry because of its safety and efficiency. DNV containers go through rigorous certification to ensure their durability against harsh weather conditions and rough handling. As opposed to ISO [...]
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What are Reefer Trucks and Trailers?

What are reefer trucks and trailers
Reefer trailers and trucks maintain temperature, humidity and airflow to keep products like food and pharmaceuticals from spoiling during shipping and storage. They’re an instrumental part of the cold chain process, in which products are transported from 12°C (54°F) down to -70°C (-94°F). Beyond keeping sensitive products safe during transportation, reefer trucks and [...]
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Choosing the Right Military Container

Choosing the Right Military Container
Military operations require specialized containers to protect supplies like food, water, ammunition and medical goods. Often, the military requires refrigerated storage and shipping containers, also called reefer units. These containers meet military regulations and standards and can withstand harsh conditions.  Choosing the right military container starts with assessing your specific needs. Do you need [...]
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The Importance of Dangerous Goods Labels

The importance of dangerous goods labels
If you’re in an industry that requires storing or shipping materials like compressed gases, chemicals, fertilizers or pharmaceutical goods, you’ll want to understand how to safely transport harmful substances and the proper dangerous goods handling labels to use. Read more to learn about what dangerous goods are, how to properly mark and [...]
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