ARBER TRU (Reefer) Registration Help Page

This page last reviewed on April 16, 2013.

ARBER is the ARB Equipment Registration software for the Transport Refrigeration Unit (TRU) ATCM and the Drayage Truck Regulation.  Initial registration in ARBER will allow you to create a company profile, establish users and user accounts for your company, and receive an Owner Operator Number (OON).  The information below is provided to give an overview of the ARBER TRU and TRU generator set registration process.  Each of the pages related to ARBER TRU registration is listed in the table below along with a summary of the data required to complete the page and a link to the help page.

If you have further questions on any of these terms or are having difficulty completing the information on the ARBER TRU Compliance Information Page, please call the TRU ATCM toll-free helpline:  888-TRU-ATCM (888-878-2826), or send email to
Information submitted must be true, accurate, and complete.  Within 30 days of a change in ownership or compliance status, the new information must be entered in the ARBER system.  This includes updates to the company profile and primary contact information.  Failure to report updates or submittal of false information is a violation of state law subject to civil and criminal penalties.

ARBER TRU Registration Help Page Contents
TRU Model Information The TRU Model Information Help Page on ARBER provides detailed information on how to complete the model information fields.   This information includes the model, manufacturer, serial number and other identifying information on the equipment.  
TRU Compliance Information The TRU Compliance Information Help Page on ARBER provides detailed information on how to complete the compliance information fields.  This information includes engine model, manufacturer, engine model year, and method of compliance with the ATCM.
TRU Certification ARBER will automatically assign a compliance category for a TRU or TRU genset based on the compliance information entered.  The TRU Certification Help Page provides detailed information on each section of this page, which is presented in a user-friendly format.
TRU ExtensionsTRU Compliance Extensions for specific circumstances as provided for in the 2011 Amendments of the TRU ATCM provides forms and information on applying for these extensions.

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