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Daifuku wins baggage handling system contract at Montréal-Trudeau

Montréal-Trudeau International Airport has awarded a Explosives Detection System (EDS) Retrofit contract for its baggage handling system to Daifuku Airport Technologies (ATec).

Daifuku will replace the existing international departure system with an Individual Carrier System (ICS) utilising its 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 make-up.

The system will also utilise the latest tray management software to ensure the maximum operating efficiency and future expansion. 

“We are pleased to continue our long-term relationship with Aéroports de Montréal," said Matt Walker, Daifuku’s account manager.

“Our vast experience and expertise in providing customers with innovative and flexible solutions were key factors in winning this project."

He added that he believeds that the company's 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.  

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