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Hybrid Cold Plate Systems

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The next generation in economical, ecological refrigeration
transportation is now available at Hercules.

A leader in custom body design for refrigerated DSD, Hercules continues to set standards for the next generations of refrigeration systems. Utilizing Eaton's world-leading hybrid technology, refrigeration technology and electronic controls to provide a new cold plate system with the ability to run the compressor over the road and regenerate the cold plates during the course of a work day. Hercules offers the best of both green worlds, saving money and the environment!

Hercules' cutting edge refrigeration solution is melding the proven reliability and low maintenance cost of the cold plate refrigeration systems you've come to know and trust with the green hybrid technology of the future.

… Additional limited POC placements are currently available….

Leading features of the Hercules Coldplate Hybrid System include:  

  • Zero Carbon footprint - 100% electric system
  • Potential for significant annual savings in fuel and maintenance*
  • Estimated Annual Reduction of up to 43,000 lbs of CO2 released into   the atmosphere*
  • First proof of concept vehicle with a 208V exportable power w/ a coldplate refrigeration system
  • Continuous re-freezing of the coldplate system
  • Automatic sequential defrost system available
  • Over-the-road heat available
  • Capable of powering multi-compressor designs
  • Single and dual temp systems available
  • Temperature ranges from deep frozen to chilled
  • Weight savings over traditional coldplate designs
  • Back-up refrigeration reliability
  • Very low maintenance refrigeration system
  • Eliminates complexity of onboard generators and/or inverters
  • Seamless transition from hybrid power system to shore power mode

*Compared to a self contained mechanical refrigeration system



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