Refrigerated transport is a form of transport in which the cargo or load can be stored at a temperature below the ambient air temperature.
Refrigerated transport is typically used in transporting food and medicinal products that require cold storage. It may also refer to the storage of certain perishable goods such as meat, poultry, seafood, dairy products, and produce.
Refrigerated trucks are often employed because they can carry heavier loads while using less fuel than rail or air shipping due to reduced rolling resistance.
Why use refrigerated transportation?
Refrigerated transportation is a safe, cost-effective, and environmentally friendly way to transport perishable goods. For both large corporations and small businesses, refrigerated transportation is a life-changing solution that saves time and money.
Refrigerated transportation is the best way to move food and medical supplies over long distances. It is important that even the slightest change in temperature does not occur inside these transportation vehicles.
The best way to make sure that this doesn't happen is by using transport companies that specialize in refrigerated transportation. They take care of all the necessary precautions by making sure they are well equipped with thermometers, fans, and other equipment that they need to keep your cargo safe during the entire trip.
Northern Refrigerated Transportation
Northern Refrigerated Transportation is a refrigerated trucking company that provides custom temperature-controlled truckload, less than truckload or dry van services to users on a national basis.
We're dedicated to our customers and their needs in the industry. We have over 50 years of experience in the business so we know all the ins and outs of refrigerated transportation in the west coast. We offer reliable transportation services with a knowledgable staff.
Northern Refrigerated Transportation has a long history of providing quality service to our customers. We are committed to meeting the needs of our customers so we have the resources they need when they need them no matter where they are located.
Warehousing and cross-docking: We can help you with large cargo redistributions and consolidations to meet your requirements. If you need to organize and route your products to different locations, we can do that. Do you need to consolidate products from various locations? We can also handle that for you.
Re-Palletization: Ensure that your freight doesn't shift while in transit by using the right transport option. No matter what, we will help you get it back on the pallets and make any necessary adjustments
Lift Gate Delivery: Our lift gate delivery service allows you to forget about the hassle of loading goods onto a truck yourself. Instead, we will place your products onto our lift gate and lower or raise them as desired.
Overnight Delivery: Whenever you're in a rush to get your products out the door, our overnight delivery option is guaranteed to be there quicker than any other service.
Temperature Controlled Shipments We have the capabilities as a leading shipping company to handle all of your product's delivery needs.
Less-Than-Truckload Shipments: We offer fast, affordable shipping for smaller loads. This requires smaller investments in fuel and ensures a cheaper rate than what you're paying for a full truck or trailer for small shipments."
We also offer other services such as Freight Consolidation, Pool Shipment Redistribution, Supply Chain Management, and Dedicated Truck Leasing. Contact us for more information.