Gareth Madsen, head of reefer
management, UASC commented: "The progressive expansion of UASC's fleet of refrigerated units ensures enhanced reefer
availability for all our customers.
However, the report noted that although the specialized reefer
fleet provided little more than 7% of overall reefer
capacity, it carried almost 28% of the estimated perishable reefer
cargo in 2013.
The top six specialized reefer
operators control 52% of capacity.
However, while cargoes are expected to rise by 50% over the next five to ten years due to new products and new markets, a shortage of reefer
ship new build is causing a potential bottleneck in cargo transit.
Minneapolis-based Thermo King, for instance, has developed the Smart Reefer
controller, a microprocessor whose simplified operation makes it easy for the driver to maintain ideal conditions inside the trailer and monitor system performance to reduce fuel consumption and unit downtime.
Det Con Melrose said two ounces would be enough for 300 reefer
cigarettes a week - which would equate to a 40a-day habit.
He is to begin shooting later this month in Vancouver on the film version of notorious cannabis musical Reefer
Madness and wanted Honey along for the duration of the shoot.
The Scots star will play anti-pot campaigner The Lecturer, the film's narrator, and Campbell will play Miss Poppy, the proprietor of a dance hall, in Reefer
Madness: Sex, Drugs, and Cheap Labor in the American Black Market by Eric Schlosser Houghton Mifflin.
The blond's got a reefer
in her mouth and an empty glass in her left hand.
P&O Nedlloyd has placed a record order for reefer
containers worth in excess of $200 million.
units reduce the refrigeration system's projection into a 20-foot container by 20 per cent, making possible a potential internal volume of 30 cubic meters for payload.
Dan Studney is high, and no wonder: His musical Reefer
Madness looks to be a hit.
Mann first heard about him when he found a book called Reefer
Madness in the early 1980s.
share of containerized cargo is now about 9 percent and accounts for about 20 million tons of cargo annually.