Carrier Transicold launched its energy-efficient Supra A refrigeration unit at the recent 14th annual Global Cold Chain Summit, organized by the China Federation of Logistics and Purchasing (CFLP) and the Global Cold Chain Alliance in China. Carrier Transicold is a part of Carrier Global Corporation (NYSE: CARR), the leading global provider of healthy, safe, sustainable and intelligent building and cold chain solutions.
More than 1,000 industry experts attended the summit to discuss success cases and industry trends. Carrier Transicold served as vice chair of the CFLP Cold Chain Committee. During the summit, Carrier Transicold released the new diesel drive unit Supra A unit, which features a new APX control system with advanced microchip technology.
The Supra A unit offers + / - 0.8 C precise temperature control for temperature-sensitive perishables. The unit combines high efficiency, reduced carbon emissions and lower fuel consumption compared to previous Supra truck refrigeration units.
Cynthia Lu, Managing Director, Carrier Transicold Asia Pacific, delivered the keynote speech introducing the Supra A unit and describing the contribution of intelligent refrigeration units to the industry in terms of energy savings and emissions reduction, helping to support China’s double carbon goal of sustainable development.
“With a rapidly changing global climate, reducing carbon emissions for future generations is critically important,” said Lu. “Carrier is leading the way in developing new technologies that accelerate the development of healthy, safe, sustainable and intelligent cold chain solutions that address our planet’s most complex challenges.”
“China’s national “14th Five-Year Plan” cold chain logistics development plan emphasizes energy savings,” said Michael Gao, General Manager, Carrier Transicold China. “Carrier Transicold is committed to digital intelligent innovation of cold chain logistics key technology, promoting digital, standardized and environmentally-responsible cold chain logistic equipment development and application.”
Supra A series refrigeration units are among the solutions offered through Carrier’s Healthy, Safe, Sustainable and Intelligent Cold Chain Program to preserve and protect the supply of food, medicine and vaccines. Learn more at corporate.carrier.com/healthycoldchain or http://www.carriertransicold.com.cn/.
About Carrier Transicold
Carrier Transicold helps improve transport and shipping of temperature-controlled cargoes with a complete line of equipment and services for refrigerated transport and cold chain visibility. For more than 50 years, Carrier Transicold has been an industry leader, providing customers around the world with advanced, energy-efficient and environmentally sustainable container refrigeration systems and generator sets, direct-drive and diesel truck units, and trailer refrigeration systems. Carrier Transicold is a part of Carrier Global Corporation, the leading global provider of healthy, safe, sustainable and intelligent building and cold chain solutions. For more information, please visit http://www.carriertransicold.com.cn/.