Refrigerated trailers, also known as ‘reefer’ trailers, are traditional box or dry trailers that have been fitted with a temperature control system and full insulation in the cargo area. These trailers are essential for transporting temperature-sensitive cargo, and many Boston, Massachusetts businesses can thank these types of trailers for the groceries and medical supplies they get delivered using these reefers. If you are looking for a refrigerated ‘reefer’ trailer in the Boston, Massachusetts area, they can be found for rent on the trusted and straightforward commercial vehicle-sharing platform, COOP.
Single-Temperature Zone Refrigerated Trailer
As the name alludes, the single-temperature refrigerated (reefer) trailer is a refrigerated trailer that comes equipped with a cooling system that can sustain the desired temperature for long periods of time. This consistent and reliable temperature helps to keep perishable goods fresh and safe without any disruption from external weather. For maximum profitability, it’s best to fill these reefer types with the same type of cargo, or cargo that requires similar temperatures for storage.
Multiple-Temperature Zone Refrigerated Trailer
The multiple-temperature zone refrigerated (reefer) trailer option uses a more advanced refrigeration technology that cools different segments of the trailer to different temperatures. These trailers often tend to be larger and are broken up into zones through partitions that divide the separate temperature zones and allow a driver to load different types of cargo all in the same trip, increasing profitability.
Aluminum Floor Refrigerated Trailer
There are various floor options available for reefer trailers, but the refrigerated trailers that have aluminum floors are built tough to handle your cargo loading and unloading needs. Not only are they able to handle the loading process, but these floor designs are also moisture-resistant and help with the cooling process.
The motto of Great Dane is to be the “champions” of safely and efficiently transporting freight to its final destination. Great Dane offers some great reefer trailer options due to their partnership with utilizing high-quality refrigeration systems made by Thermo King. With their aluminum flooring, air ride suspensions, and high-quality puncture guards, you can trust the Great Dane brand when planning to transport your cargo or freight from point a to point b. Some of the models from Great Dane you may run across include the Great Dane Everest and the Great Dane Super Seal.
Manac refrigerated trailers are built rugged but also built light. These sturdy and reliable reefers are known for their industry-leading floors that have a rating to handle 20,000 lbs. of cargo capacity and provide better insulation compared to some competitors due to their “pillow seal” rear door design. These trailers are ready to keep your cargo protected from external elements, and if you’re ready to rent one with COOP, you may find models between 48 ft. to 53 ft. in length, though they do have pup versions that are shorter than these standard lengths.
Heiwo is a Dutch manufacturer that specializes in manufacturing refrigerated trailers and rigids. Their fleet models include the Heiwo APK 12-21 and the Heiwo HZP 22. This manufacturer has single-temperature and multi-temperature models available and can be counted on for their quality.
Flowers can be very sensitive to their climate. They often need a certain amount of shade, sunlight, watering, and temperature. When transporting flowers over a longer distance, or transporting a large order of flowers, the refrigerated trailer makes a great option for getting the job done.
Personal Care Products
Personal care products often contain chemicals that can be flammable or toxic if not stored at the proper temperature. That is why choosing to transport personal care products in a refrigerated trailer that can cool these products to the desired temperature without disruption is a great choice for this type of cargo.
Very few people in the United States grow the food they eat. Because of this, safely delivering food from where it's ground to where it'll be consumed is a huge part of keeping our economy going. The refrigerated trailer option makes it possible to diversify the dinner plates of many citizens by allowing produce delivery to happen over long distances.
Personal care products may have to travel long distances between their origination point and their destination. That’s why many Boston, Massachusetts personal care product manufacturers, as well as retailers that sell these products, rely upon the predictive temperature control that refrigerated trailers offer them to continuously deliver these products to the citizens of Boston, Massachusetts. You can rent a refrigerated trailer to use in Boston, Massachusetts for any of these business uses, or others, by getting started with COOP today.
Where can I rent a refrigerated trailer in Boston, Massachusetts?
COOP’s vehicle-sharing platform offers a convenient and easy way to rent a refrigerated trailer for all your temperature-controlled freight transportation needs in Boston, Massachusetts.
How much does it cost to rent a refrigerated trailer in Boston, Massachusetts?
Refrigerated trailers can be found through the COOP platform starting from $60 for a small or large reefer trailer.
Does the refrigerated trailer come with a tractor?
The refrigerated trailer rental only includes the trailer, but you can find a tractor to rent for transporting your trailer easily on our vehicle-sharing platform to complement your reefer.