TempControl


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TempControl manages the transportation of temperature-sensitive products and monitors them to ensure product viability at time of delivery.

We have storage facilities on the ground and specially-trained staff to monitor your shipment from the facility to the aircraft. You benefit from our global network and transport expertise.

For pricing, reservations or additional information contact us.

View the global TempControl network.

Services

  Active 6550 Active 6350 Passive 6250 Passive 6150  
Boarding Priority Highest Highest Higher Higher  
Control Tower Oversight        
Shipments are tracked throughout their journey and up-to-the minute shipment status is provided 24/7 
by our specially-trained TempControl Tower.
Just-In-Time Running        
Dedicated personnel ensure shipments are delivered planeside just-in-time for flight departure, minimizing exposure. At arrival, shipments are expedited off the plane to safe temperature-controlled storage at the warehouse.
Custom Tailored SOP        
Standardized processes and procedures, and contingency plans based on specific temperature ranges. Aligned with IATA Chapter 17 standards.
EZ SOP        
Standardized processes and procedures, and contingency plans based on specific temperature ranges. Aligned with IATA Chapter 17 standards.
Temperature Monitoring        
Proactive temperature readings are logged and reported at critical control points.
Thermodynamic Management        
Highly trained, professional personnel ensure your valuable cargo remains safe throughout their journey. Physical battery checks, battery changes, re-icing, power supplied, and corrective actions taken on shipment as required.
Lease Management        
Leasing of temperature-controlled units arranged and provided.
Unit Repositioning        
Completed for customer leased units by United following the completion of a shipment utilizing our global network.

Units approved and available for lease through United

  • CSafe RKN
  • Envirotainer RKN e1
  • Envirotainer RKN t2
  • Envirotainer RAP t2
  • Envirotainer RAP e2
  • va-Q-tainer Half Eurox
  • va-Q-tainer EUROx
  • va-Q-tainer USx
  • va-Q-tainer XLx
  • va-Q-tainer TWINx

Other products endorsed by United

  • DuPont Tyvek® Air Cargo Covers
  • Pelican BioThermal 120hr Reusable Shipper
  • Q-Products & Services

GPS tracking devices accepted

  • 7PSolutions GL-200-Tracker
  • CartaSense U-Sensor/CCM
  • Cubic Global Sentinel-5L
  • Cubic Global Sentinel-5B
  • Cubic Mesh Asset Tag RSU-3
  • FedEx SenseAwareSM 1000
  • FedEx SenseAwareSM 2000
  • Moog Crossbow ILC2000
  • OnAsset SENTRY 400 FlightSafe
  • OnAsset SENTRY 500 FlightSafe
  • Sendum Wireless PT300
  • Sendum Wireless PT300D
  • U.S. Postal Inspection Service PT-200

TempControl in action

Deep frozen: -60°C to -30°C

Frozen: –10°C to –25°C

Cool: +2°C to +8°C

Ambient: +15°C to +25°C

  1. At origin

    1. United Cargo
      facility

      • Freight handled in adherence to customer specific standard operating procedures
      • Temperature-controlled storage
      • Temperature notifications at specified touch points, 24/7 and in real-time
      • Proactive temperature and battery voltage checks for active units
    2. Ramp
      transport

      • Expedited runner transports cargo
  2. In transit

    1. Aircraft loading, transport,
      and offloading

      • Highest freight boarding priority
      • Freight is positioned on aircraft for safest transport
      • First priority offloaded
  3. At destination

    1. Ramp
      transport

      • Expedited runner meets aircraft and transports cargo
    2. United Cargo
      facility

      • Freight handled in adherence to customer specific standard operating procedures
      • Temperature-controlled storage
      • Temperature notifications at specified touch points, 24/7 and in real-time
      • Proactive temperature and battery voltage checks for active units