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PT 6000

Refrigerated Trailer Management from the Industry Leader

Refrigerated trailer management is more simple and complete than ever thanks to ORBCOMM’s PT 6000. Available as a cellular or dual-mode satellite-cellular version, the PT 6000 enables comprehensive fuel and temperature management, maintenance, logistics and regulatory compliance for refrigerated trailers and transport assets.

As part of a comprehensive reefer telematics solution that includes sensors, connectivity and the CargoWatch® application, the PT 6000 enables complete visibility and control of cold chain operations to help ensure the integrity of temperature controlled cargo along the supply chain.

Reefer Monitoring: PT 6000

5 Reasons to Choose the PT 6000 for Refrigerated Trailer Management

1. Two-Way Communications
Remotely set reefer temperature, change reefer state, initiate a defrost and more with two-way commands.

2. Alarms and Notifications
Receive real-time alarms when specific conditions are detected—reefer turned on/off, temperature deviations, geofence entry/exit, rapid fuel loss and more.

3. Feature Rich with Multi-Zone Sensors
Compatible and easy to install, supports up to three temperature sensors for reefers with multiple zones. Rechargeable battery reports for up to ten days with no vehicle power.

4. Rugged, Compact and Easy to Install
The PT 6000 has a small form factor and has been built to operate in harsh environments. The device can be easily installed on the wall of a refrigerated trailer or inside a reefer cabinet.

5. Powerful Web Application and Third-Party Integration
CargoWatch provides unparalleled visibility, analytics and a direct interface to every reefer’s microprocessor. Fully integrated with third-party dispatch and in-cab software (McLeod, TMW Systems, PeopleNet, etc.).


“Partnering with a technology leader like ORBCOMM ensures that we are getting a best-in-class telematics solution backed by superior customer support to manage and control our reefer trailer operations.”

Doug Schrier, Vice President of Continuous Improvement and Program Management, Covenant Transportation Group


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