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Largest Mobile Inspection Table Installation Goes Live

Sep 03, 2019 • 3 min read

Largest Mobile Inspection Table Installation Goes Live

In 2017, Daifuku Airport Technologies was awarded a design-build project for the new South and Central Terminal checked baggage inspection system at Miami International Airport.  The multi-year project, valued over $100 million (USD), was performed under a guaranteed maximum price contract by Parsons-Odebrecht Joint Venture. It entailed the installation of 12 CTX 9800 machines, over 1,200 conventional baggage handling system belt conveyors, and a checked baggage reconciliation area (CBRA) utilizing an unprecedented 102 mobile inspection tables (MIT).

A sustainable approach to the future

Jun 24, 2020 • 5 min read

A sustainable approach to the future

An interview with Adam Matheson, Executive General Manager, Daifuku Airport Technologies, on how airports and airlines can create a sustainable transition to touchless technology. A discussion on how Daifuku Airport Technologies', digital team are working with partners on a staged approach to technology adoption, with the passenger and ROI at the centre.

A Need for Generational Diversity Within the BHS Industry

Feb 19, 2020 • 6 min read

A Need for Generational Diversity Within the BHS Industry

With workforce demographics shifting and global markets emerging, workplace diversity is more necessary than ever. Not only does it foster mutual respect, it also exposes employees to different cultures, backgrounds and work styles. In the first post of our diversity series, Cassandra McAllister—Marketing and Communications Coordinator for the North American Division of Daifuku Airport Technologies—discusses the importance of a multi-generational workforce, and the value age diversity has on our industry.

Recapping the 2020 IABSC Summit

Feb 14, 2020 • 4 min read

Recapping the 2020 IABSC Summit

In January 2020, the International Association of Baggage Handling System Companies (IABSC) hosted their annual summit. This year’s theme was ‘A Call to Action’. It was a chance for industry leaders to come meet and discuss the current state of the industry, as well as to prepare for the future.

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