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reefer

1. Nautical a person who reefs, such as a midshipman
2. Slang a hand-rolled cigarette, esp one containing cannabis
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Every year, more than 100,000 reefer containers are needed in Chile to cater for the large export.
Following this order, UASC has one of the youngest reefer fleet in the industry.
their fleet now dwarfing the specialized sector at 4,600 reefer container compatible vessels compared with 763," said Nigel Gardiner, Drewry's London-based managing director.
To further control reefer running time, the MD-100 employs what Thermo King calls Cycle-Sentry technology, which stops the engine when refrigeration is not needed and restarts it when refrigeration or battery charging becomes necessary again.
The reefer share of containerized cargo is now about 9 percent and accounts for about 20 million tons of cargo annually.
Utility Trailer Manufacturing Company, the industry's largest manufacturer of refrigerated trailers and a leading manufacturer of dry freight vans, flatbeds, and Tautliner([R]) curtainsided trailers, is pleased to announce the expansion of Utility's reefer manufacturing plant located in Marion, Virginia.
On the contrary, recent innovations in design and applications of sensory and wireless technologies have promoted the average trailer, especially the refrigerated trailer, or reefer, from kindergarten straight into graduate school, or at least to some sort of good community college.
This avoids most of the Health & Safety issues related to reefer trailers--such as the hazards caused by falling loads, falls from vehicles and the risk of being crushed.
Conditions in the reefers will be monitored in real-time and issues can be responded to in minutes electronically.
The company added that early indications suggest improving van and reefer freight availability in September.
Four years hence, more than 25,000 Star Cool CA reefers are in action around the world on several major reefer container lines in both Asia and Europe.
This expansion will increase our production capabilities to meet our customers growing demand for high option reefers while allowing for increased production of more standardized trailers.