Lodige Industries equips Istanbul Airport for Turkish Cargo
LODIGE Industries has been appointed to equip Turkish Cargo's mega-hub at the new Istanbul Airport with state-of-the-art technology, reports Mumbai's STAT Trade Times
LODIGE Industries has been appointed to equip Turkish Cargo's mega-hub at the new Istanbul Airport with state-of-the-art technology, reports Mumbai's STAT Trade Times.
Lodige Industries will supply a new fully automatic terminal to the airline. This will enable the Istanbul-based cargo airline to shift its freight activities to the mega-hub.
When completed, the terminal will have a handling capacity of two million tonnes per year and a total area of 300,000 square metres.
The equipment of the new cargo terminal will include automated high-bay warehouses with 17,000 storage bins, 30 stacking cranes, 15 lifters and an integrated warehouse management system with a direct interface to the customer and freight management systems.
Freight handling for perishable goods, excess luggage, express luggage, domestic freight and general cargo will take place on two levels.
The cargo terminal will be maintained on site by a local Lodige Industries service team and will also be connected to the Lodige Customer Care Centre in Germany, which will be able to quickly remedy system errors 24/7.