( Carrier Transicold )

Promising easy wireless access, Carrier Transicold has introduced the Micro-Link 5 Controller.

The unit is the industry’s first container refrigeration unit controller with wireless connection capability, according to a news release.

“This represents a major leap in visibility, accessibility, and functionality compared to traditional controls,” Willy Yeo, director of marketing for Carrier Transicold, said in the release. “Wireless technology enables greater and more convenient customer access to their container refrigeration systems for greater productivity. The Micro-Link 5 controller offers the potential to support more features and digital offerings.”

With the system, shipping line personnel can now monitor and access container refrigeration unit operations from a smartphone or tablet, according to the release. Information about the Micro-Link 5 with DataLINE Connect app is available online.