Schmitz Cargobull supplies Transpak Direct with seven new refrigerated trailers

Commercial Motor
April 3, 2017


Fruit distributor Transpak Direct has taken delivery of seven new Schmitz Cargobull refrigerated trailers, designed to reduce drag and improve fuel consumption.

The manufacturer said each semi-chassis trailer is between 500kg and 700kg lighter than its average competitor and 100mm lower than those built on a full chassis.

They deliver to food service outlets, supermarket depots and wholesale markets across the UK and replace older trailers in Transpak Direct’s 11-strong fleet.

Other features include the German manufacturer’s easily repairable Ferroplast panels.

Thin insulation panels also mean each trailer has a greater internal volume.

The new reefers include Schmitz Cargobull’s own Rotos axle unit and come with a 1 million-kilometre warranty.

Transpak Direct provides packing, storage and transport for ambient, chilled and controlled atmosphere goods from its Faversham, Kent-based distribution centre.

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