Sep 2, 2014

Multi-Million Dollar Baggage Handling System Contract Awarded to Logan Teleflex

Project includes Upgrades at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport

Louisville, Ky.  (September 2, 2014)

—Logan Teleflex, Inc. – a subsidiary of Daifuku Webb Holding Company and a leading provider of airport baggage handling solutions – announced today a multi-million dollar baggage handling project at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC) in Anchorage, Alaska.

The multi-phased project is expected to be completed by April 2016.   The contract includes upgrades and modifications to the existing checked baggage inspection system, serving Concourse C and the North Terminal at ANC. The details of the project include:

  • Recapitalization of the existing explosive detection system machines to current generation equipment
  • Upgrades to the baggage handling system
  • Expansion of the checked baggage resolution area
  • Alterations to architectural, structural, mechanical, and electrical building systems

Logan Teleflex has worked with ANC on several long-term projects, including a fully automated In-Line baggage handling system (BHS) for Terminal C in 2003, a fully automated In-Line BHS for terminal AB in 2010, and a fully automated In-Line BHS screening system in 2011 for North Terminal.

“Our established partnership and collaborative efforts with ANC are aimed to provide a better experience for travelers,” said Brian Stewart, Managing Director of Daifuku’s Global Airport Technologies and President & CEO of Daifuku's North American Operations.  “Our company continues to produce dependable baggage handling solutions that ultimately make traveling easier for passengers flying in and out of ANC.”

Daifuku Webb provides baggage handling systems and service at hundreds of global installations.  The airport group consists of, Logan Teleflex, Jervis B. Webb Company, Daifuku Logan and Elite Line Services (ELS).

About Logan Teleflex Inc.

Logan Teleflex is a subsidiary of Daifuku Webb Holding Company and a leading provider of airport baggage handling systems at airports across North America.  The company is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky and has engineered, designed and assembled baggage handling systems and equipment at numerous airports.  Daifuku Webb consists of Daifuku America Corporation, Jervis B. Webb Company, Elite Line Services, Logan Teleflex, Inc., and Wynright Corporation.