Qatar Airways Cargo and DoKaSch ink master agreement
Qatar Airways Cargo and DoKaSch have signed a master agreement for solutions including the Opticooler active container which is now available for pharma shipments
August 25, 2017
By PLA Editor
DoKaSch Temperature Solutions, provider of climate-controlled solutions for air shipment of temperature-sensitive cargo, has expanded its customer base by signing an agreement with Qatar Airways Cargo. This enables customers to directly lease the newest technology of Active Containers, RKN and RAP Opticooler, from Qatar Airways Cargo all around the globe.
Qatar Airways’ Chief Officer Cargo, Mr. Ulrich Ogiermann said, “We understand the intricacies of a seamless cool chain and always aim to provide value to our customers. Through this agreement with DoKaSch Temperature Solutions, we have now expanded our active container offering for customers, presenting our business partners with more options to transport their pharmaceuticals globally.”
Andreas Seitz, Managing Director of DoKaSch Temperature Solutions, adds: “We are very pleased to make our Opticooler available through the number three biggest cargo airline worldwide. We are convinced that with the extensive and fast growing flight network of Qatar Airways and our joint commitment to quality and customer satisfaction, this cooperation will provide a great solution for the global pharma cool chain.”
DoKaSch Temperature Solutions runs a well-recognized fleet of Active Cool Containers RAP and RKN Opticooler. Both are equipped with electric/battery powered cooling compressors and heaters, and require no dry ice. This high-end-packaging-solution safeguards the efficacy of vital pharmaceuticals throughout global transportation chains.
Valued for their exceptional reliability and performance in any climate, these active containers keep the cargo within a temperature range of 2 to 8 degree celsius or 15 to 25 degree celsius. The system features a straightforward touchscreen interface, making the temperature setting extremely dependable.