ABOUT THERMO KING CORPORATE
Thermo King is the world leader in transport temperature control systems for trucks, trailers, buses, rail cars and shipboard containers. Thermo King also manufactures auxiliary power units, which dramatically reduce engine idling. All Thermo King products are backed by a nationwide dealer network, which provides expert factory-trained service and a complete line of genuine and competitive parts.
THERMO KING HISTORY
It all started on a hot summer day in 1938 and a customer’s need to keep a load of fresh chickens cold while transporting them to market. Joe Numero accepted the challenge, and with the engineering genius of Frederick M. Jones, the two launched Thermo King and began the age of modern transport refrigeration.
Ever since that day, Thermo King has been developing customer-focused innovations that deliver effciency, reliability and safety across the planet. That commitment to innovation continues, helping to grow businesses and improve lives now and into the future.