SICK is one of the world’s leading producers of sensors and sensor solutions for industrial applications. Founded in 1946 by Dr.-Ing. h. c. Erwin Sick, the company with headquarters in Waldkirch/Germany ranks among the technological market leaders. With more than 50 subsidiaries and equity investments as well as numerous agencies, SICK maintains a presence all around the globe. In the fiscal year 2015, SICK had more than 7,400 employees worldwide and achieved Group sales of just under EUR 1.3 billion.
Efficiency in airport operations
At inter airport China SICK exhibits a track and trace system for automatic reading of IATA luggage tags in baggage handling systems and displays the new Aircraft Protection System (APS) to avoid collisions between the aircraft and airport infrastructure.
Designed as a hybrid solution, the track and trace system is a prime example of three types of technologies – laser scanners, cameras and RFID – working in perfect harmony for reliable identification and decoding the IATA bar code used in baggage transportation systems.
The APS is designed for cost-effective retrofitting on aircraft tractors. The system provides the tractor driver with assistance during pushback, maintenance and maneuver towing. The display shows all the obstacles that are in the vicinity of the aircraft. In the event that an obstacle is detected within the aircraft‘s towing corridor, the driver receives an audible and visual warning so that the aircraft tractor can be stopped in order to avoid a collision.
ALIS - Airport Luggage Identification System
ALIS track and trace system for automatic reading of IATA luggage tags in baggage handling Systems.
Phone: +49 7681 202-0
SICK China Co., Ltd. - Beijing Office
Room 2602, Zhong Yu Building, Worker's Stadium Road North
P. R. China
Phone: +86 10 6581 2283 /-86
Fax: +86 10 6581 3131
SICK China Co., Ltd. - Shanghai Office
Rm 802, Building No.9, Pujiang hi-tech Plaza No. 2388 Chenhang Roald, Minhang Dist.
P. R. China
Phone: +86 21 3392 6500/ -11
Fax: +86 21 3392 6566
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