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NACFE identifies methods to reduce freight emissions in intermodal

The North American Council for Freight Efficiency (NACFE) found three ways the intermodal shipping segment can reduce emissions.

Stoughton announces expanded intermodal chassis production

Stoughton Trailers announced its plan for expanded intermodal chassis production. In 2022, Stoughton will begin manufacturing chassis products in Waco, Texas. As part of its future chassis production plan, Stoughton purchased a parcel of land in Waco and is building a new manufacturing facility to further expand chassis production capacity and tap into alternative labor

Carrier Transicold unveils thin-profile Vector HE 19 unit for intermodal transport

Carrier Transicold has introduced the Vector HE 19 unit, which the company says delivers the cooling and freezing capacities for intermodal container refrigeration system in its thin-profile class. The Vector HE 19 unit is Carrier Transicold’s first North American transport refrigeration system to use the refrigerant R-452A exclusively. Developed for lower environmental impact, R-452A has

Schneider launches intermodal service in Barstow, California

Schneider has recently begun offering intermodal services at the BNSF Barstow, California ramp.

CIMC Intermodal Equipment chassis production increased in 2018

CIMC Intermodal Equipment increased its chassis production 53% in 2018 versus 2017, producing 45,441 chassis in 2018, the company says.

Schneider continues investment in company-owned Intermodal equipment

Schneider completed its conversion to a company-owned and managed chassis fleet last year, and continues to invest in company-owned equipment including Intermodal chassis, containers and tractors.