5 March 2014
JBT Corp. (NYSE: JBT) said its JBT AeroTech business has been awarded a contract valued in excess of USD5m for the supply of gate equipment to O.R. Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg, South Africa.
The contract with Airports Company South Africa includes the supply of Jetway passenger boarding bridges as part of the airport´s ongoing terminal infrastructure updates.
JBT AeroTech anticipates the project to be completed by the fourth quarter of 2015.
JBT is a leading global technology solutions provider to the food processing and air transportation industries. JBT Corp. designs, manufactures, tests and services technologically sophisticated systems and products for regional and multi-national industrial food processing customers through its JBT FoodTech segment and for domestic and international air transportation customers through its JBT AeroTech segment.