Siemens Logistics offers airports and airlines a comprehensive portfolio of innovative software solutions to optimize processes. This includes Service 4.0 for the predictive maintenance of baggage handling systems. Forecasts are generated from collected data, and preventive measures are taken to improve system reliability and avoid unscheduled downtimes.
Siemens Logistics has further extended and enhanced its software portfolio for parcel handling. The new Hub Performance Booster is intelligent software for optimized management of day-to-day parcel operations. Thanks to the real-time collection of operational data, the software automatically generates recommendations for operators and ensures the timeliest intervention possible.
Siemens Logistics has received an order to upgrade the baggage handling system in Terminal 2 and its satellite building at the Franz Josef Strauss Airport in Munich. By integrating innovative screening units, Siemens supports the customer to ensure that international specifications for baggage checking are met to the highest degree, and to continue to successfully manage the ever-increasing number of passengers.
Siemens Logistics has received an order from Deutsche Post for the International Postal Center at Frankfurt/Main (Germany) airport. The contract includes the integration of the high-performance VarioSort cross-belt sorter into the existing infrastructure and putting it into operation, as well as the installation of the innovative ARTread address recognition software.
With effect from April 26, 2019, Siemens Postal, Parcel & Airport Logistics GmbH will become known in Germany under its new name of Siemens Logistics GmbH. This shorter and more concise name is part of an overall market image overhaul, which also includes already standardized e-mail addresses worldwide – even for subsidiary Siemens Digital Logistics – and the web domain used since the start of the year: www.siemens-logistics.com.
At this year’s Passenger Terminal Expo in London, Siemens Postal, Parcel & Airport Logistics (SPPAL) is presenting its broad portfolio of hardware and software for airports and airlines. From efficiency-enhancing baggage handling systems and cloud-based technologies up to comprehensive service offerings, SPPAL provides a range of solutions and systems to further improve vital airport processes.
Siemens Postal, Parcel & Airport Logistics (SPPAL) has been awarded a contract from Viapost to equip up to 15 sorters in France with its innovative ARTread recognition software for detecting parcel labels and reading addresses based on optical character recognition (OCR). The system enables reliable extraction and interpretation of address information, logos and labels. It ensures that all items are quickly sorted and delivered.
From highly efficient baggage handling systems and intelligent digital solutions all the way to comprehensive service offerings for the aviation industry and logistics: Siemens Postal, Parcel & Airport Logistics (SPPAL) will present its complete hardware and software portfolio for airports and airlines at the inter airport South East Asia in Singapore.
Siemens Postal, Parcel & Airport Logistics (SPPAL) and the French engineering company Gaussin Manugistique have signed an exclusive agreement for the global commercialization of autonomous guided vehicles (AGVs) for the transportation of unit load devices (ULDs) at airports
The corporate merger of Siemens Digital Logistics GmbH, LOCOM Software GmbH and LOCOM Consulting GmbH was successfully completed on December 14, 2018. Effective immediately, these consolidated companies are operating under the brand name Siemens Digital Logistics, which is the legal successor firm of the former LOCOM companies.
Siemens Postal, Parcel & Airport Logistics (SPPAL) and Cathay Pacific Services Limited have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for digitalization of the cargo infrastructure at the Hong Kong airport. Innovative maintenance methods, such as predictive maintenance, and other levers are to be applied to the freight handling system installed by Siemens in 2013 to achieve smooth and even more efficient operation of the Cathay Pacific Cargo Terminal.
Siemens Postal, Parcel & Airport Logistics (SPPAL) has received a major order for the Zürich-Mülligen mail sorting center. The contract with the Swiss Post encompasses the integration of a fully automated sorting system into the existing infrastructure and its commissioning, as well as the optimization of processes using innovative, digital solutions.