Remote Container Management from the Industry Leader

ReeferConnect: Reduce Refrigerated Container Operating Costs and Cargo Loss

Reefer Monitoring Trusted by the Biggest Names in the Intermodal Supply Chain

ORBCOMM’s ReeferConnect is the leading Internet of Things (IoT) solution for remote container management, enabling real-time tracking and two-way control of refrigerated containers and cargo, across land and sea.

Deployed on more than 300,000 reefer containers worldwide, ReeferConnect helps shipping lines, intermodal operators, cargo owners and other users achieve proven ROI. Users gain 24/7 visibility into the location and status of all their reefer container units, and can remotely adjust temperature settings and other key parameters.

Key Features Include

  • Tracking & monitoring: Gain full reefer container visibility with real-time GPS location, motion detection, geofence management and off-power operation
  • Reefer data: Reefer status and vital health sign reporting, scheduled and event triggered. 
  • Alarms: Reduce cargo spoilage with alarms and automated notifications
  • Pre-trip: Pre-trip inspection (PTI) analysis and control
  • Control: Full two-way communications including climate control, data log downloads, device and reefer micro over-the-air software uploads
  • Connectivity: Uses global standards-based cellular networks on land and at sea, for global coverage
  • Seamless integration: Integrates with Carrier, Thermo King, Daikin, Star Cool and customer backend systems
  • Easy installation: Installs inside or outside control cabinet in 15 minutes or less

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ReeferConnect fleet summary screen with multiple search and filter capabilities. Reefer Status screen showing power, alarm and environmental status. Gain full reefer container visibility with real-time GPS location, motion detection,  geofences and more.Get a complete global view of dispersed reefers.


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5 Reasons to Choose ReeferConnect


1. Protect Cargo and Reduce Damage/Claims
Track and troubleshoot climate conditions in real time, identify deviations and make remote changes to settings.

2. Improve Utilization
Use real-time GPS tracking and geofences to gain full asset visibility in-transit on road, rail or sea as well as in container terminals and depots.

3. Reduce Manual Inspection Costs
Gain real-time, accurate and comprehensive asset control. Perform remote pre-trip inspections (PTI) to reduce costs and increase asset turns.

4. Get Immediate Alarms and Alerts
Receive automated alarms for immediate notification of malfunctions and critical issues. Deploy rapid response while reducing cargo claims and damage.

5. Ensure Compliance
Capture data for food traceability to ensure compliance with USDA, FSMA and other regulations. Receive a full audit trail using remote data loggers and web-based reporting.