ELS gets baggage handling system contract at CLE

Daifuku Elite Line Services (ELS) has been selected to assume full operations and maintenance responsibility for the newly commissioned Daifuku Jervis B. Webb In-Line Baggage Handling System by the airlines serving Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (CLE), the company said.

The four-year service contract will include the operation and maintenance of 5,500 linear feet of conveyor, 11 claim units, 421 drives, 100 power turns, 12 high speed diverters and 6 make up units and also include operational responsibilities for control room monitoring, manual encoding and jam clearing.

Additionally, ELS will maintain 31 of Daifuku´s latest innovation – Mobile Inspection Tables (MITs) – which were designed to improve the efficiency and ergonomics in the TSA Checked Baggage Resolution Area (CBRA).

Elite Line Services, Inc, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Daifuku North America Holding company, which is a subsidiary of Daifuku Co., Ltd., the largest provider of material handling solutions in the world.

Daifuku Airport Technologies (ATec) combines the strength of BCS Group, Daifuku Logan, Elite Line Services, Jervis B. Webb company and Logan Teleflex. Together, we provide over 500 airports with innovative baggage solutions, from operations and maintenance to controls and software.