TITLE

Building the noise-compliant reefer

PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Trailer / Body Builders;Feb2008, Vol. 49 Issue 4, p65
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the changes in the design of refrigerated trailers due to noise limit regulations in Western Europe. Complaints of occupants of residences built on top of stores regarding middle-of-the-night deliveries prompted the noise policy. The Dutch government implemented rules that call for a 60-dbA noise limit for refrigerated trailers. It describes the design of the Super Quiet trailer manufactured by Microfret to address the issue including an enclosed, undermount refrigeration unit.
ACCESSION #
31324082

 

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