A reefer container is a refrigerated shipping container used to store or transport frozen or cold goods perishable items or goods that require temperature control.
Reefers make an excellent, portable solution to short or long term storage and can be used to ship or truck goods over long distances as they can be plugged into the power station on ships or have clip on generators attached.
They should be wind and water tight with secure lockable doors and are available in 10ft, 20ft and 40ft sizes.
Why Reefers are so useful:
A variety of temperature ranges
A quality reefer should be able to maintain temperatures ranging from -25°c to 25°c which means they can keep goods warm as well as cool.
Versatile airflow cycles
The temperature and airflow can be easily set to either maintain frozen, chilled or warm conditions giving complete flexibility on what goods are stored.
Airflow for frozen goods. Air flows around, under and up the sides of goods.
Airflow for chilled goods. Air flows around, under and up the INSIDE of goods.
Our Reefers are designed to be easily to transported making them perfect if you need cold storage for events or need to transport temperature controlled medicines etc overseas.
Flexible purchase or hire options available
Cargostore Worldwide Trading Limited has Reefer containers available for both purchase and short and long term hire, making them ideal for seasonal use like harvest storage or to add permanent cold storage facilities to business or retail premise.
Our Intermodal Reefers
Cargostore 10ft ISO Reefer Container
Cargostore 20ft ISO Reefer Container
Cargostore 40ft ISO Reefer Container
Our Offshore Reefers
Cargostore 10ft DNV 2.7-1 Reefer Container
Cargostore 20ft DNV 2.7-1 Reefer Container
Cargostore 40ft DNV 2.7-1 Reefer Container
Uses of refrigerated containers
Reefer containers can be used for a wide variety of businesses and applications. Here are a few examples:
Restaurants and Hotels
Reefers can provide a quick solution for storage of huge quantities of ingredients that restaurants and hotels negotiate every day.
Seasonal Festivals and Fairs
- Reefers to be an ideal solution for the storage of food and beverages at events.
- Reefers can be deployed, set-up and taken down once the event finishes for a temporary option.
Certain pharmaceuticals and other drugs need to be kept in a high controlled environment. Factors such as humidity and temperature may need to be kept at a constant or the effectiveness of the drug could be compromised.
There are a million and one uses for a reefer container: