Oct 4, 2016

Daifuku Airport Technologies Wins Baggage Handling System Contract at Montréal Pierre Elliot Trudeau Airport

Montreal, Quebec, Canada - Daifuku Airport Technologies (ATec),  a leading provider of airport baggage handling systems, announced today it has been awarded an Explosives Detection System (EDS) Retrofit contract utilizing its Baggage Tray System technology for the Montréal Pierre Elliot Trudeau Airport in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Daifuku Airport Technologies will replace the existing international departure system with an Individual Carrier System (ICS) utilizing Daifuku’s Baggage Tray System (BTS) technology to improve the tracking efficiencies and reduce in-system times.

The new system will be installed over multiple phases, including the integration of Morpho CTX 9800, standard belt conveyors and the BTS to provide transportation both pre and post Explosive Detection System with delivery to final sortation and baggage makeup. The system will also utilize the latest tray management software to ensure the maximum operating efficiency and future expansion.

“Daifuku is pleased to continue its long term relationship with Aeroport de Montreal” said Matt Walker, Daifuku’s Aeroport de Montreal account manager. “Our vast experience and expertise in providing customers with innovative and flexible solutions were key factors in winning this project. Our BTS solution is one of the most flexible products on the market and facilitates easier integration with existing baggage facilities.”

Daifuku Airport Technologies provides baggage handling systems and service at hundreds of airports globally. 

About Daifuku Airport Technologies

Daifuku Airport Technologies is the global airport business division of Daifuku Co. Ltd., the world’s largest material handling company and leading provider of airport baggage handling systems such as BAGgate™ automated bag drop, Baggage Tray System, Tilt Tray Sorter, Standard 3 Integration, Mobile Inspection Table, WebbView®, Sym3 and Airflow G5. Daifuku Airport Technologies consists of BCS Group, Daifuku Logan, Elite Line Services, Jervis B. Webb Company and Logan Teleflex Inc. Daifuku Airport Technologies specializes in the design, engineering, manufacture, installation and servicing of airport systems globally.


WebbView is a registered trademark of Jervis B. Webb Company. BAGgate is a trademark of BCS Group