Trans BC Freightways Genset (or G/S) is an abbreviation of generator set which normally is equipped a generator (alternator) and a driven diesel engine assembling in one package which generates 220V or 440V AC power for supply electric power to Reefer container exclusively during reefer container is transporting by rail train on a flatcar or hauled on the road on a semi-trailer or in a place where no 3 phase AC power is available.
Once reefer reaches terminal or loads on board, reefer unit will connect to terminal / or shipboard electric power thus genset is not required.
In order to avoid reefer commodity quality from deterioration, we suggest shipper / consignee to use genset to keep reefer’s refrigeration unit working on the way during transportation. In case no genset available, you may transport reefer without genset with following condition.
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