Airports

Siemens Wins At Malpensa And Linate

February 11, 2010 0

SIEMENS MOBILITY and the Italian company Elsag Datamat have won a maintenance contract – valued at around €54 million (US$74m) for the maximum contractual extension of eight years − from SEA, the operators of the […]

Airports

Nexans For Dubai, Doha & Dublin

February 11, 2010 0

NEXANS HAS been awarded contracts to supply approximately 250 miles (400km) of cables for the extension or transformation of airport terminals in Dubai (UAE), Dublin (Ireland) and Doha (Qatar) International Airports. The cables supplied will […]

Baggage Handling

Siemens Wins Chinese Contract

February 11, 2010 0

SIEMENS MOBILITY has been awarded an order from the China West Airport Group for a baggage handling system for the new third terminal (Terminal 3) at Xi’an Xianyang International Airport (XIY).  The order is worth […]

Airline Focus

100% Baggage Reconciliation In Lebanon

January 6, 2010 0

ON JANUARY 11, Middle East Airlines announced the implementation of the first ever integrated baggage management system in Lebanon.  The new set-up, provided by SITA, will reduce the level of mishandled baggage and will facilitate […]

Baggage Handling

New IE2 Motors Now Available

January 6, 2010 0

IN DECEMBER 2009, Nord Drivesystems began to supply motors that are compliant with energy efficiency class IE2 (High Efficiency) as per IEC 60034-30.  In Europe, IE2 replaces the previous EFF1 certification and will be mandatory […]

Baggage Handling

Logan Teleflex at Boryspil

January 6, 2010 0

THE UKRAINIAN state authorities have awarded a major contract to baggage handling systems (BHS) company Logan Teleflex and its local agent and partner Gate Technologies for an integrated departures check-in set-up with 100% hold baggage […]

Airports

Schiphol For Vanderlande and IBM

January 6, 2010 0

ON DECEMBER 7, 2009, Vanderlande Industries and IBM signed a contract for a new baggage handling system at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.  The new baggage handling system, known as The Backbone, is part of the airport’s […]

Airports

Vanderlande Wins Heathrow Terminal 3 Contract…

October 30, 2009 0

Terminal Three at London’s Heathrow will receive an advanced baggage handling system for 2013, designed, developed and installed by Vanderlande Industries under a contract awarded by BAA worth £71.7million (US$114m). There are 22 million passengers […]

Airports

Geneva’s New ‘Lost & Found’ Bag Kiosk

September 18, 2009 0

In August, Swissport International introduced a new self-service facility for reporting lost baggage at Geneva.  Its new Lost & Found Self-Service Kiosk, linked to the Worldtracer database, enables unfortunate travellers who find that their baggage […]

Baggage Handling

New BHS For China’s Lijiang

June 12, 2009 0

Logan KSEC has won a 9 million RMB (US$1.3m) contract for an integrated baggage handling system (BHS) for the new passenger terminal at Lijiang Airport, China. The new BHS will be designed in the UK […]