Daifuku develops baggage handling systems for airports through a cooperative approach with its Group companies based in the United States, Europe, China, and New Zealand. Offering a lineup of belt conveyor technologies and security systems that have made a major impact in the US market, tilt-tray systems that have garnered a sterling reputation around the world, automatic baggage check-in solutions that are gaining traction in airports, and package tray systems that run at world-leading speeds of 600 m per minute, Daifuku provides outstanding airport solutions worldwide.

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Airport Solutions

Check-Ins

Check-Ins

Daifuku's safe and highly-reliable conveyors streamline baggage processing during check-in procedures. In addition to offering solutions that help users save on check-in staff labor, Daifuku also develops automatic check-in systems to make airport operations more efficient.

Baggage Screening System

Baggage Screening System

In-line conveyor systems inspect every bag with multi-step scanning procedures that utilize x-rays and Explosion Detection Systems (EDS). The system sends bags that clear the inspection on to the airport loading area and divert suspect bags to a separate area for further inspection.

Conveyor and Sortation Systems

Conveyor and Sortation Systems

Daifuku's baggage transport and sorting solutions include versatile belt conveyors capable of handling baggage of virtually any shape and size as well as tilt-tray sorters and package tray systems for ensuring that every piece of baggage gets transported and sorted properly. From small- and medium-sized local airports to major international hub airports, Daifuku builds optimal systems and operation frameworks.

Interim Storage

early baggage

Daifuku's solutions enable airports to manage baggage in interim storage when passengers check-in early for flights or need to make a layover. Airports can install conveyor-based storage lines or even integrate equipment with automatic warehouses in a baggage tray system.

Baggage Loading

Carousel-type conveyors allow personnel to do all their work at a given location. In situations involving large throughput loads, assigning multiple personnel members to the task can accelerate the loading process.

Baggage Claim

Baggage Claim

Implementing a carousel-type conveyor gives large numbers of travelers simultaneous baggage access. The system boasts a safety-oriented design that prevents travelers from getting their hands pinched in moving parts and safeguards against entanglement.

System Monitoring

System Monitoring

This solution enables users to monitor baggage handling systems in real time. With the ability to keep a constant eye on transport route status, airports can boost their overall operational efficiency levels.

Maintenance and Operation Services

Elite Line Services, a Daifuku Group company, supports airport baggage handling systems for maintenance and operation services, maintenance services for passenger bridges and ground support equipment (GSE), and other airport operations.

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