Baggage Handling

BTS From Daifuku

October 3, 2011 1

  Daifuku Co Ltd has announced its new Baggage Tray System (BTS), which will begin selling this month. The BTS provides transportation and sortation of passenger bags from check-in counters to baggage make-up areas.  Unlike […]

Baggage Handling

NORD Drivesystems at inter airport

September 12, 2011 0

NORD DRIVESYSTEMS, founded in 1965, has announced that it will exhibit its range of products and drive solutions at the inter airport Europe show which will take place in Munich, Germany, from October 11-14, 2011. […]

Airports

Pteris Global Bags $5m Project

September 12, 2011 0

AIRPORT LOGISTICS system provider Pteris Global has secured a project worth US$5m to supply and install baggage handling systems for Terminal 3 at Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport, China. The company previously supplied similar systems for […]

Airports

Munich Awards Major Contracts

September 12, 2011 0

SIGNIFICANT CHANGES to the baggage handling systems (BHS) at Munich Airport’s Terminal 2 are expected after contracts were awarded to Siemens Mobility and Crisplant. Siemens Mobility, the main project contractor, has a €63m (US$89.1m) order […]

Airports

Logan Teleflex Wins New Contract

September 12, 2011 0

VLADIVOSTOK INTERNATIONAL is the latest Russian airport to select a 100% Hold Baggage Screening (HBS) system from the UK’s Logan Teleflex for a significant airport redevelopment programme to be completed in 2012. Logan Teleflex will […]

Baggage Handling

New VertiSwitch from Transnorm

September 12, 2011 0

INTER AIRPORT Europe 2011 will herald the launch of a new vertical distributor unit from Transnorm.  The company claims that the VertiSwitch will “deliver advantages for baggage conveyor systems in various ways with its high […]

Airports

ALSTEF obtains second African order

August 8, 2011 0

ALSTEF has been selected by Chinese company SINOHYDRO to install new baggage conveyor and screening systems at the Bamako-Senou International Airport in Africa. The French company will supply the systems at both departure and arrival […]

Air Cargo

New European President for Manufacturer

July 14, 2011 0

Forbo Movement Systems, the belting division of Swiss company, Forbo International SA, has appointed Juan Serrano-Mannsfeld as its new European president. Mr Serrano-Mannsfeld began his career as an in-house consultant in the chemical industry after […]

Airline Focus

FAA Drops Safety Rating for Barbados

May 12, 2011 0

THE US Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has announced that Barbados does not comply with international safety standards set by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), based on a recent assessment of Barbados’ […]

Baggage Handling

Jervis B Webb Acquires Logan Teleflex US

May 12, 2011 0

AS THIS edition went to press, the Jervis B Webb Company – a material handling solutions provider – announced that it had completed the purchase of all shares of Logan Teleflex, Inc, (Logan US) on […]