ATHENS, Ga. — Carrier Transicold's Athens facility, a leading producer of transport refrigeration equipment for trucks, trailers and rail cars, has been named a 2015 IndustryWeek Best Plant, making it the first transport refrigeration equipment facility ever recognized with this award. Winners of the 2015 Best Plant competition were selected based on rigorous performance metrics as well as dedication to continuous improvement.
“It is an honor to be named to the prestigious list of IndustryWeek Best Plant award winners. Our world-class Athens facility is staffed by customer-focused, empowered employees who produce reliable, innovative products,” said David Appel, president, Carrier Transicold & Refrigeration Systems. “Each day our Athens employees demonstrate a sharp focus on continuous improvement, efficiency, and sustainability to produce a complete range of products for the transport of temperature-sensitive cargo, such as food and pharmaceuticals.”