Airports

BEUMER Awarded Autover Contract at Nice

August 13, 2013 0

  Automated baggage handling system (BHS) supplier BEUMER Group has been awarded a contract for an ‘autover’ destination coded vehicle (DCV) baggage handling and transportation system, to be part of a major renovation to the […]

Airports

Demolition Commences on Gatwick’s Pier 1

June 3, 2013 0

London Gatwick commenced demolition of its second oldest pier, Pier 1, on Friday (May 31), as part of its £1.2 billion (US$1.8bn) transformation. In partnership with Vinci Construction UK, the new design aims to deliver […]

Airports

Crisplant Completes Phase 1 of BHS at El Dorado

April 10, 2013 0

Automated baggage handling systems supplier Crisplant has completed the first phase of contract for the design, manufacture and integration of energy-efficient, high-speed automated baggage handling systems (BHS) for the new international and domestic terminals at […]

Airports

An EBS for IST

February 25, 2013 0

Baggage handling systems specialist ALSTEF has won a new contract to provide an early bag store for TAV at Istanbul’s Atatürk Airport.  Tom Allett discovers the challenges for its creators.   Airport security screening checks […]

Airports

Hongqiao Reaches Potential

February 25, 2013 0

Tom Allett spoke to Hans de Jonge from Vanderlande about the development of Shanghai’s Hongqiao Airport.   Shanghai is China’s largest city by population and is also a huge cog in the country’s business engine.  […]

Airports

A Greener Future

February 25, 2013 0

Heidi Klit, Marketing Coordinator for Crisplant AS, explains how Nanjing, a city with eco-friendly ambitions has chosen a greener baggage handling system for a new airport terminal.   Nanjing – literally ‘southern capital’ – is […]

Airports

Calgary: Towards 2015

January 23, 2013 0

Debbie Norton from the Napier Partnership looks at the baggage system chosen for Calgary’s International Facilities Project. Calgary International Airport in the province of Alberta, Canada, traces its roots back to 1914.  Situated in Bowness, […]

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ALSTEF To Install New System at Istanbul

January 18, 2013 0

Following the design, installation and maintenance of the baggage handling system (BHS) at Istanbul Atatürk International Airport, Turkey, French company ALSTEF has been awarded the contract for the design and installation of an early bag […]

Airports

Sheremetyevo Outsources to Vanderlande

December 4, 2012 0

  Sheremetyevo Airport in Moscow, Russia, has outsourced its operations for baggage handling in Terminal D to Vanderlande Industries. For the last two years, Vanderlande has been responsible for maintenance of the baggage handling and […]